• EcoAction Partners: GREENLIGHTS, LED Program, Through 7/11

    2 weeks ago.

    Telluride's EcoAction Partners is pleased to announce another year of GREENLIGHTS, a rebate program sponsored by San Miguel Power Association (SMPA) and supported by the Telluride Foundation, participating governments, and EcoAction. The initiative, which started May 1, 2017, was just extended through July 11.…

  • Telluride Real Estate News: The New Normal, Putting Action to Words

    2 weeks ago.

     In his weekly column, (narratives and video), Telluride Real Estate News, Robert leverages his extensive knowledge of market factors (global, national, and regional) and the Telluride lifestyle to bring readers fresh, informative – and insider – real estate news to use today. This week Robert…

  • Mountainfilm, Bears Ears, & Protecting National Treasures

    3 weeks ago.

    We all know by now, especially those of us fortunate enough to live in the Telluride region, that nature is good for us. If we did not know, then we had Florence Williams in town to tell us so. Williams was…

  • The Short Version: Paris Climate Agreement

    3 weeks ago.

    The point of it all is to break down the headlines, the week’s most controversial issues, determine why a particular issue is important and reveal the best arguments on each side of the story. In a recent iterations of The Short Version, Cleo Abram talked about how…

  • Valley Floor: 10th Anniversary Celebration, 6/1-6/3

    1 month ago.

    Save the date. The celebration of 10th anniversary of Telluride's Valley Floor acquisition to take place Thursday - Saturday, June 1-3, 2017. The extended Telluride community is invited to raise its voice in hosannas to one of Telluride’s most iconic and well-loved public…

  • Caterpillar V. Plastic

    1 month ago.

    With regard to the environment, the news is mostly, well, not so good. In fact, the planet has breached 410 ppm for the first time in history and some scientists are saying we have only 10 years left to save the…

  • The Short Version: Climate Change

    1 month ago.

    The point of it all is to break down the headlines, the week’s most controversial issues, determine why a particular issue is important and reveal the best arguments on each side of the story. In a recent iterations of The Short Version, Cleo Abram talked about Bill…

  • Pinhead Climate Institute: Striving Towards A Green Telluride & Beyond

    3 months ago.

    In a town as dependent on the environment for its livelihood as Telluride is, it is difficult to believe we generate nearly twice the amount of carbon per person as the national average. That’s you and me – all of…

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

    3 months ago.

    Last month, the Telluride Foundation chose three finalists out of the eight heavyweights who applied to compete for its brand new $50,000 Innovation Prize. An initiative of Telluride’s very own Pinhead Institute, the brand new Pinhead Climate Institute, is the only regional contender. At this special…

  • Lessons Aspen Can Learn from Telluride

    4 months 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

    4 months 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

    6 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

    10 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

    11 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

    11 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

    11 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 -…