Summer in Telluride, Colorado
Ask any Telluride local and they’ll probably tell you, they came for the winters and stayed for the summers. There is no place quite like Telluride in the summer. You can find a lifetime’s worth of outdoor activities to do and experience some of the best arts, music and cultural festivals in the world.
To top it off, the free gondola provides transportation from 7 a.m.–midnight between downtown Telluride and the European-style Mountain Village, making it easy to stay at either base camp based on your preferences and budget.
Telluride summer vacation
Historic buildings, quaint bakeries and local watering holes blend with five-star restaurants blend luxury hotels and sophisticated shops. Summer recreation is available for every stripe of preference. Families can float through town on inner tubes, while bikers and hikers head off in every direction. Don’t miss events include the famed Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Blues and Brews, the Telluride Jazz Festival, the Mushroom Festival and the lauded Mountainfilm Festival.
Additional Telluride summer activities include climbing, camping, golf, various tours, kayaking, fly fishing, rafting, motor sports, tennis and more.