Telluride Travel Guide
Telluride Nordic Center. Operated by the Telluride Nordic Association, the center offers ski and snowshoe tours and cross-country ski lessons. It also rents ski equipment and ice skates for adults and children. 500 W. Colorado Ave., Telluride, CO, 81435. 970/728–1144. www.telluridetrails.org.
TopAten Snowshoe and Nordic Area. Located near the unloading area for Chair 10, TopAten has 6 miles of rolling trails groomed for cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. There's a warming teepee, a picnic deck, and restroom facilities here. To access TopAten, you'll need to buy a "foot passenger" lift ticket for $25. Telluride, CO. 970/728–7517. www.tellurideskiresort.com.