It takes some determination to get to Telluride, but once there you’ll find mountain paradise. Nestled in a box canyon surrounded by impressive 13,000-foot peaks of the San Juan mountains, Telluride is Colorado’s best kept secret: a winter and summer wonderland.
Enjoy world-class skiing and snowboarding, challenging mountain golf courses, spectacular hikes and a myriad of film and music festivals. With home-owners like Tom Cruise, Oprah Winfrey and Oliver Stone, Telluride emerges as a place full of sophistication and rustic allure. With Time & Place luxury vacation homes, you will fit right in.
And the views? Well, they will halt you in your tracks.
Contact Time & Place’s reservation team today to start planning your next escape to Telluride. Our luxury vacation homes are waiting for you, and you don’t want to miss out on this wonderful destination.
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The weather changes quickly in the mountains. In summer months, expect afternoon showers and thunderstorms. Dress appropriately for changing conditions especially when hiking. In the winter months, layering your clothes will give you the most versatility for temperature changes.
Annual Average High: 55; Annual Average Low: 33
As a person climbs to higher elevations the air becomes thinner. In Telluride the amount of oxygen in the air is 30 percent less than at sea level; humidity is 50 percent less. Most visitors can expect some degree of change in their bodies. Symptoms range from restlessness, to shortness of breath, coughing, dizziness, headaches and increases in heart rate. To avoid the symptoms make sure you are well rested prior to arriving. On arrival in the valley, rest appropriately and don’t overexert yourself. Avoid alcohol and caffeine and increase your water intake by 50 percent.
Fresh alpine air at a lofty 9,500 feet and snowcapped peaks as bright as diamonds, the weather in Telluride is perfect for skiing in winter. Summer months offer pleasant temperatures averaging in the low 70s.
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Telluride is located in the Mountain Standard Time Zone and observes Daylight Saving Time.
If you are traveling with prescription medicines, carry them in their original containers and bring a copy of your prescription. If you buy medications abroad, be aware that they may not be FDA-approved or allowed into the United States. For more information on customs rules and regulations, please contact 202.354.1000 or visit www.cbp.gov.