• Foundation: 3 Teams to Compete for $50K Innovation Prize

    1 week ago.

    Three teams chosen to compete for the $50,000 Innovation Prize. An initiative of Telluride’s very own Pinhead Institute, the Pinhead Climate Institute, is a contender. Public asked to weigh in and help choose the winner. Final pitch event at the Elks Lodge,…

  • Lessons Aspen Can Learn from Telluride

    2 weeks ago.

    Our little mountain haven, heaven to many, is getting a whole lot of love from the main stream media these days. First Forbes, then Vogue, now Architectural Digest. Michael Goldberg, one-half of the new partnership that now owns the Telluride…

  • Telluride Real Estate News: How Smart Zoning Preserves Telluride As Boutique Destination

    3 weeks ago.

    Telluride Real Estate News twins with Robert Stenhammer, an associate broker with Telluride Real Estate Corp./Christie’s International Real Estate. With a BA in business, an MBA in hospitality and tourism, and over 20 years of experience in the fields, Robert’s expertise…

  • San Juan Mountains Weather Forecast ~ Tuesday, December 13, 2016

    2 months ago.

    Ed. note: Our friend Jerry Roberts has been watching the weather in the San Juan Mountains for decades. The services he checks out, in addition to his on-the-scene observations give us a unique view of the weather that affects us.…

  • Mountain Village: Smart Irrigation & Water Conservation

    6 months ago.

    Mountain Village launches its sixth and final environmental incentive program for 2016. Smart Irrigation entices residents to conserve water. The premise behind the Town of Mountain Village's newest incentive – Smart Irrigation Controls – is to help water customers use only…

  • Changing How We Look at the Natural World

    7 months ago.

    David Suzuki, Ronald Wright and Telluride Mountainfilm regular Wade Davis talk about the fact “We Must Change the Way We Look at the Natural World.” Insights in this EcoWatch blog by James Hoggan that follows. In my last blog I reported some dire…

  • Colorado River: Talk + Film at Jagged Edge, 7/28

    7 months ago.

    Telluride’s Jagged Edge and The Nature Conservancy celebrate 50 years of conservation in Colorado with talks and a film screening. The focus of the evening is the Colorado River, one of the most endangered rivers in the U.S. The free event…

  • Pinhead Punk Science: Southwestern Rock Art

    7 months ago.

    Telluride’s Pinhead Institute's Punk Science program brings fascinating STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) topics during its annual summer Punk Science learning series for kids. On the plaza at the Wilkinson Public Library every Tuesday starting July 5 through August 2, 5:15 -…

  • Mountain Village: Incentive Programs Galore

    8 months ago.

    For more information on Mountain Village incentive programs, go here.   The Town of Mountain Village is investing over $170,000 in community incentive programs focused on the environment. The reason for doing so is simple and two-fold: Mountain Village wants…

  • Regional SMART Transit

    9 months ago.

    Town of Mountain Village survey supports Smart Transit. Government one step closer to an election. The Town of Mountain Village,  The Town of Telluride, and San Miguel County recently released the results of a transportation survey, which found that most responders are…

  • Spring Sunday: Camping for Mother’s Day Please!

    9 months ago.

    I’ve never been a Sunday Brunch Mother’s Day kind of girl. Don’t get me wrong, I love migas and mimosas as much as the next mom. Serve them up with hot coffee and some cinnamon rolls please! (Let me linger…

  • Mountain Village: Green Country

    1 year ago.

    What color is Mountain Village? The correct answer is not beige, as one visiting journalist suggested (after an all-too-cursory look-see). Somehow he missed the white. Mountain Village is an embarrassment of snow white this winter, perhaps from some breaking open…

  • Snow Sunday: How To Think About Snow in A Ski Town

    1 year ago.

    Last week, I had a crappy week. I don’t mean “ski town crappy” in that it was off-season so my favorite yoga class was cancelled or the Butcher and Baker had sold out of all their sausage breakfast burritos or…

  • Telluride Ski Resort: 26 More Inches of New – And Counting

    1 year ago.

    The Telluride Ski Resort is happy to announce that thanks to the latest dump of fluffy, white powder over the past two days, our November snow total is now more than 4.5 feet. Between that and cold nighttime temperatures, our grooming team has…

  • Telluride Best in Colorado

    1 year ago.

    In the recent reader’s survey in Ski Magazine, (October 2015 issue), Telluride deemed best ski resort in Colorado; 4th in the West. Don't wait to book your vacation. Go here for information about ski-and-stay packages.  When readers fill out the resort survey…

  • Telski: First Snow of the 2015-16 Ski Season!

    1 year ago.

    Passes for upcoming winter season here. We’ve been teasing it for the past few weeks, but recently Telluride woke up to the first true signs of winter. A storm blew through, leaving the surrounding mountains covered in a dusting of pure…