Telluride

Closed
Heather Burke
SnowPak Local Insider
Heather Burke

Overall

4.6

Telluride makes our top ski resorts list – with elegance and ease. Epic terrain, elegant lodging and dining, extraordinary views of the San Juan mountains, swift lifts, oh and great snow! Telluride dates to 1972, and has really made the map among the best skiers and also skiing movie stars who own huge mountainside mansions for their one ski holiday annually.

17/18 Historical Snowfall

Telluride vs
TellurideArapahoe Basin
beginner23 %10 %
intermediate36 %30 %
advanced18 %37 %
expert23 %23 %
total runs147 109
ski area2,000ac 960ac
summit elevation13,150ft 13,050ft
total lifts19 8
child lift ticketFree Free
adult lift ticket$99 $100
uncrowded
snow
back country
value for money
average total snowfall139″ 179″

Telluride Reviews

Fabulous

4.4 / 5

based on 36 reviews

How well the resort caters for beginner skiers / boarders

Beginners

How well the resort caters for intermediate skiers / boarders?

Intermediates

How well the resort caters for advanced skiers / boarders

Advanced

How accessible and convenient it is to get to this resort from a major destination

Accessibility

Quality of the off-piste terrain

Side/Backcountry

Overall value for money of the resort

Value for money

Quality of lifts, lift speed and lift layout in the resort

Lifts

Quantity and quality of the snow

Snow

How uncrowded is the resort

Uncrowded

Après ski and dining options

Town

Services and facilities e.g. child care, tubing, health care, equipment hire

Facilities

How family friendly is this resort?

Family Friendliness
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