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Get Down to Telluride, a Classic Colorado Mountain Town

by Colorado Snow Sensei on Mar.29, 2014, under Colorado Events, Colorado Skiing, Resorts

Telluride 2014 MTGD logoSpring is in the air and the end of the ski season at Telluride Ski Resort is nearing. To celebrate the spectacular 2013-2014 ski season, a litany of activities are scheduled  to send this season off with a bang. Below is a schedule of upcoming events.

Mountain Town Get Down March 28-30:

Telluride is proud to announce the debut of the Mountain Town Get Down 2014. This new event will fill the resort with free live music, 3-days of partying and spring skiing. The party kicks-off Friday at Tomboy Tavern. On Saturday, the Village will jump and jam with free music in the Mountain Village Plaza. The weekend festivities will wrap-up with the Bikini Slalom and Luau at Gorrono Ranch on Sunday. Mark your calendar and get ready to celebrate an incredible season.

Friday, March 28 – Tomboy Tavern

-4:00pm-7:00pm- Lily Von Shtupp

    Saturday, March 29 – Mountain Village Core

    -1:00pm-2:00pm- TriCo
    -2:30pm-4:00pm- See-I
    -4:30pm-6:15pm- John Brown’s Body

      Sunday, March 30 – Gorrono Ranch

      -All Day- Luau at Gorrono Ranch with Pig Roast
      -12:30pm-1:30pm- Bikini Slalom (sign up at the top of bikini slalom course)
      -1:30pm-4:30pm- Bredren

      7:00pm- New Belgium Cruiser Giveaway at Tomboy Tavern (must be present to win)

        One to One Card Board Sled Derby

        March 29th on the Nastar Course at 10:30am. For information, call 970-728-0885

        The goals of the One to One Mentor Programs are to empower youth to achieve their social, emotional, and academic potential. This fundraiser is a great entertainment and opportunity to help the kids of San Miguel County.

        The Fools Relay Race, April 1 – Base of Lift 4, 5:30 pm

        -Teams of 4 to compete in relay race of skiing uphill, sledding, fat tire bike course and ducking ropes obstacle course
        -Prizes from Icelantic Skis, Zeal Optics, Osprey Pack, Ibex Wool and more!

        Closing Day Party and Pond Skim April 6:

        -1:30pm-3:30pm- Pond Skim
        -All Day: Party at Gorrono

          Skiing on water for prizes like Icelantic Skis, Osprey Packs and ZEAL Optics eyewear, dancing to DJ Soulatomic with all your friends and general end of season revelry will be the focus for this last day of the ski season. It’ll be so much fun, you won’t want the DJ or chair lifts to stop spinning!

          One Roof Blues, April 6th at Tomboy Tavern

          -4:00pm-7:00pm

          Steeped in the tradition of a classic blues stylist, One Roof Blues has its roots firmly grounded with a Mississippi Delta sound. What initially began as a husband-wife acoustic duo, with Dave and Taylor Larocco, quickly became popular throughout Durango and the 4 Corners area. The sultry tone of Taylor’s vocals blend seamlessly with the swampy bottleneck slide of Dave’s 1934 National Resonator guitar. For more information, visit http://www.oneroofblues.com/bio

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          Colorado Ski Country Gears Up for Spring with Events and Activities Galore

          by Colorado Snow Sensei on Feb.19, 2014, under Colorado Events, Resorts

          Aspen Spring Jam

          The Aspen Spring Jam, Aspen/Snowmass

          As we near the height of the ski season in the Rocky Mountain West, Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) member resorts have a full calendar of events, deals, promotions, and activities for the whole family in addition to snow conditions that rival the greatest seasons in a generation. Between now and the end of March, guests at CSCUSA resorts can participate in a variety of fun racing events, catch a range of concerts, learn new tricks in the terrain park, partake in some of the most unusual scavenger hunts imaginable, and so much more.

          Here is a sample of what will be happening at resorts across Colorado Ski Country between now and the end of March: (continue reading…)

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          Come Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Colorado Ski Country

          by Guest on Feb.12, 2014, under General

          Dustin Schaefer, Loveland Ski Area

          Dustin Schaefer, Loveland Ski Area

          With the holiday of love approaching just around the corner, CSUSA wants to help you make the most of your 2014 Valentine’s Day. Our member resorts across the state are reporting powder conditions with more powder to come, so what better way to spend it than to get back out on those slopes? Here’s a list of some fun events you might like to attend: (continue reading…)

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          Free-form Friday: The View from Telluride

          by Colorado Snow Sensei on Jan.24, 2014, under Colorado Skiing, Resorts

          Telluride Ski Resort

          Telluride Ski Resort

          Here’s what the Revelation Bowl looked like this morning on a bluebird Friday in southwest Colorado. We’re stuck in Denver this weekend, so let us live vicariously through you: visit www.tellurideskiresort.com/TellSki/hot-deals.aspx for Telluride’s featured Ski & Stay packages.

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          Another Reason to be Thankful as Telluride Opens for the 2013-14 Season

          by Colorado Snow Sensei on Nov.28, 2013, under Colorado Skiing, Resorts

          photo credit: Brad Foley, Telluride Ski Resort

          photo credit: Brad Foley, Telluride Ski Resort

          Telluride Ski Resort opens for the 2013-14 skiing and snowboarding season today, and locals are buzzing with excitement after 61” of snow has fallen resulting in a 34” base. Locals aren’t the only ones looking forward to a great winter, visitors and mountain enthusiasts are keeping a keen eye on the weather reports as Telluride experiences some of the best preseason snow conditions it’s seen in years. (continue reading…)

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          Totally Average at Telluride

          by Mountain Correspondent on Feb.23, 2013, under Colorado Skiing, General, Resorts

          For decades, the mere utterance of the word “Telluride” has conjured up visions of jagged peaks, crusty miners, an authentic western main street, and the mystique of some of the best skiing in Southwest Colorado.  And the myth holds up: even an average day at Telluride is anything but, well, average:

          How was my day? Eh, the usual.

          How was my day? Eh, the usual.

          The totally average Telluride experience continues…

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          Risks of Parking in Colorado

          by Mountain Correspondent on Jan.29, 2013, under Colorado Skiing, Resorts

          Parking in Colorado has its risks, as this poor damsel in distress recently realized after leaving her car unattended for a day a Durango Mountain Resort lot. The resort is reporting a whopping 22 inches in the last 48 hours. I believe it:

          No, it's not a mogul. It's a car.

          No, it's not a mogul. It's my car.

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