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Mountain adventure to see. You can park at Mountain village and ride the tram down into Telluride. See the mountain and fancy shops and historical places. Interesting history about this mining town. The miners call this place to-hell-u-ride because of the bad road leading up to the mine. Today it…
Telluride is a must for scenic drives from here. The drive takes about 1 1/2 hrs and is about 76 miles from Cortez. You will want to stop along the way as the views and sights and few historic towns are spectacular. Telluride, a former Victorian mining town in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains, is set in a…
While in Telluride be sure to eat at Talay Siam Restaurant. Try the Crispy Duck Drunkin Noodles. Don't forget to check out Bridal Veil Falls on your visit.
One of most outstanding ski trips - hard to get there, but that's a bit of the point, right? Best Cafe/Bar: The There
You can park in the town of Telluride and ride the gondola up the mountain for Free!