Telluride Family Ski Vacation Guide

Dedicated ski families willing to make the journey to the famed box-canyon are rewarded with one of Colorado’s most picturesque towns and a bevy on- and off-mountain experience to please every member of the clan. From the historic “Wild West” town to rugged, Alps-like terrain and unique family-friendly activities, a Telluride family ski vacation will yield unforgettable memories.

Top family-friendly ski accommodations in Telluride

Offering spacious accommodations, slopeside convenience and topnotch amenities, the Mountain Lodge at Telluride is a guaranteed family pleaser. Located in Telluride’s contemporary Mountain Village resort community, the Mountain Lodge at Telluride is ideally located mid-mountain, providing convenient ski in ski out access for families. The Mountain Lodge also helps takes the guesswork out of planning families meals with the convenience of onsite dining options like The View Restaurant and Bar, which serves breakfast, après-ski snacks and dinner.

Telluride family-friendly restaurants

Brown Dog Pizza in downtown Telluride is an easy—and exceptionally tasty—go-to for families on a Telluride ski trip. The whole family can bond over Brown Dog’s award-winning pies—seriously, their Deep Dish won 1st place at the International Pizza Expo 2013. Beer-loving parents will enjoy the vast collection of Colorado drafts on tap.

If your family likes Asian eats, then don’t miss Honga Lotus Petal in downtown Telluride. The food ranges from sushi to Thai, the seafood is as fresh as it gets, prices are reasonable and the atmosphere is lively−perfect for families.