Category: Telluride

What is CFS and What Does It Mean for My Raft Trip?

What is CFS? Have you heard raft guides and river folks throw around the term ‘CFS’ but aren’t sure what that means? So what is CFS. CFS stands for cubic feet per second which is a unit of measurement referring to the volume and speed of water flow. So basically, if a river has a […]

A New Perspective on the Beautiful Dolores River Rafting

Dolores River Rafting is back! For the first time in over a decade the Dolores River will receive consistent flow releases from McPhee reservoir. That means consistent rafting on this extremely special and unique river. A true classic western river, the Dolores is on par with the greats: the Grand Canyon, the Salmon River and […]

Favorite Films Made in the Southwest

  From the low deserts to the high mountains, the rich and varied landscape of the American Southwest has inspired many filmmakers and provided the scenic backdrop for a variety of films. Here are a few of our favorite movies that feature scenes shot in the Southwest!   The Hateful Eight – Telluride, CO   […]

Uncover the Hidden Gems of Telluride

Telluride is a charming town located in Southwest Colorado with many hidden gems. This scenic town sits in a box canyon surrounded by steep forested mountains and cliffs. Telluride offers a wide variety of outdoor recreation and has a lot of local shopping and restaurants. This town is well known for it’s magnificent ski resorts […]

Top 5 Reasons Telluride Proves To Be A Vacation Destination!

Telluride is a vacation destination year round. The winters are known for the thrilling downhill skiing but the summers also provide a variety of excellent outdoor adventures. We have compiled a list of the top 5 reasons Telluride should be on your summer vacation list.   1) Take a ride on the Gondola   One […]

San Miguel River Rafting and More In Telluride, Colorado

Telluride is a wonderfully isolated town found in Southwest Colorado. Rich in both outdoor recreation and historical significance, the town of Telluride began as a mining town in 1878 shortly after gold was discovered. While there is some debate over where the name Telluride came from, the most likely scenario is that it was named after […]

The Telluride Summer Checklist

  Looking for things to do in Telluride this summer? Telluride is a must-ski, big mountain winter destination. But have you been hiking, fly-fishing or rafting in Telluride on a sun-soaked summer afternoon? Tucked away in a beautiful mountain valley, Telluride is the prime summer destination, whether you’re taking a day trip from Durango or […]

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