Ready for a majestic mountain getaway? Telluride is tucked neatly in a historic canyon surrounded by 14,000 foot peaks on all three sides. Visit this mountain village full of exciting adventures. Conveniently located five miles west of town Telluride Regional Airport (IATA: TEX, ICAO: KTEX) is perfect for private jet travel.
Fun Facts! Known for its quirky charm, let’s find out what makes this place so interesting:
- Has the only free gondola public transportation system of its kind in North America.
- Home to the highest commercial airport in North America at 9,078 feet.
- Butch Cassidy robbed his first bank in Telluride on June 24, 1889 walking away with over $24,000 dollars.
Summer in Telluride brings warm weather and clear skies. Located along the San Miguel River, water sports are a must. Make a splash kayaking or white water rafting. For power sports fans, rent an ATV or motorcycle and trail ride, or rent a Jeep and partake in some 4×4 off roading. Looking for something more uplifting? Soar above Telluride in a hot air balloon. Or try your swing at a game of golf. Raise your heart rate. Hiking is among the most popular activity during the summer. With numerous scenic trails discover the vast terrain of the San Juan mountains.
Winter in Telluride celebrates all things snow. Known for its world class ski resorts, this location is a must for any skier or snowboarder. Looking to try something new? Test your skills at racing a dog sled team. Or hit the local ice skating rink. Experience winter beauty in a new way. Take a scenic snowmobile tour. Sleigh rides are another perfect way for those looking to conjure up the perfect holiday image. The activities are endless on the mountain slopes.
To preserve the town’s historic feel, not a single chain store or restaurant lines the streets of Telluride. Immerse yourself amongst the unique selection of shops and boutiques. After a long day at the slopes, head into town for a culinary delight. With a wide variety of cuisines, you are sure to find something that suits your tastes.
Telluride Jet Charter
Telluride has something to offer for everyone, so be sure to add it to your list of future destinations. When you are ready to book your next jet charter flight, please contact us at 760-399-1000 or firstname.lastname@example.org, where a charter specialist will be glad to arrange your travel accommodations. Let Desert Jet take you there.