Category Archives: Trip Reports

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Hiking Wilson Peak

Trip Report: Hiking Wilson Peak via the Rock of Ages Trail

Getting to the trail head: From Telluride, head towards Placerville and take a left on Silver Pick Road. Head up the road roughly four miles and take a right onto the 622 Road, take this road (and stay right at the fork) to the Rock of Ages Trail Head.
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Paradox Climbing

Fall Climbing in Paradox, Colorado

Telluride Mountain Club members Nate and Ashley Smith took a little day trip to Paradox, Colorado to do a little fall climbing. Paradox is located in Montrose County, just 80 miles from Telluride (approx. 1 hour, 45 minute drive). October and November are popular climbing times for climbing in Paradox. Looking for a great book to help you navigate this area this fall? Try Charlie Fowler’s guidebook, The Wild Wild West. Continue reading

Lizard Head

Get Out! September Hike of the Month, Cross Mountain Trail

Many Telluriders will tell you, they came for the winter, stayed for the summer. And with the many hiking, biking trails and climbing areas to devour, who can blame them? To continue our exploration of the area”s hiking trails, we bring you our September hike of the month: Cross Mountain Trail. Continue reading

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Get Out! August hike of the month, Wasatch Trail Loop

Many Telluriders will tell you, they came for the winter, stayed for the summer. And with the many hiking, biking trails and climbing areas to devour, who can blame them? To continue our exploration of the area”s hiking trails, we bring you our August hike of the month: Wasatch Trail Loop. Continue reading

Hope Lake Trail

Get Out! July hike of the month, Hope Lake

Many Tellurites will tell you, they came for the winter, stayed for the summer. And with the many hiking, biking trails and climbing areas to devour, who can blame them? To continue our exploration of the area”s hiking trails, we bring you our July hike of the month: Hope Lake. Continue reading

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Get Out! June hike of the month, Eider Creek to Deep Creek

Many Tellurites will tell you, they came for the winter, stayed for the summer. And with the many hiking, biking trails and climbing areas to devour, who can blame them?

With June welcoming the warm, sunny weather to the Box Canyon, Telluride Mountain Club explores the area’s hiking trails by bringing you our hike of the month! For the month of June, we bring you Eider Creek to Deep Creek Trails. Continue reading