Colorado Golf News
Telluride Ready for Summer and Everything it has to Offer Golf, the Great Outdoors and Festivals Galore
Telluride, Colorado (May 17, 2012) – Spring has teased Telluride with some beautiful days and everyone is excited for the upcoming summer season. The trails are dry, the golf course is shimmering green, and festival season is just around the corner.
Telluride Ski & Golf’s Eco Adventures is ready to get the family excited about outdoor summer fun. With Kid’s Camp exploration of hikes and river play, team building, games, cooking and science experiments, kids ages 5 and up will be wishing the day would never end. ecoXploration will have the 8-14 year olds active with more advanced hiking, bouldering and mountaineering, as well as great activities like disc golf, learning to slackline and Capture the Flag.
Eco Adventures will also offer summer enrichment and Nature Center programs including activities such as gold panning, beaver habitat exploration, bridge building and the Art of Flight (how planes and animals fly). For more information visit the Eco Adventure web page or call 970.728.7300.
The Telluride Golf Course will open Friday, May 25. With the excellent spring weather, the course is boasting some of the best conditions ever to start the season.
“The unprecedented weather this spring has allowed our crews to get out there early and really get ahead of the curve after winter,” said Telluride Golf Course superintendent, Kevin Cahalane. “The fairways and greens are in excellent shape and ready for play.”
The Golf Shop offers lessons from PGA certified professionals, custom club fitting and the latest in equipment and apparel, all available to the public. For more information and to reserve tee times, call the Golf Shop at 970.728.2606.
Telluride boasts world class events and festivals throughout the entire summer. New to this year’s calendar, Rockfest will accompany Telluride’s Bluegrass, Jazz and Blues & Brews among other music events. With world premieres, celebrity sightings and outdoor movies in the park, it’s a film lover’s paradise with festivals bookending the summer season. Other exciting weekends include Telluride Wine Festival, Fourth of July, Telluride Festival of the Arts and the Stage 1 finish of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge.
Telluride Resort Lodging has amazing deals for every festival and every type of getaway. Whether visiting with family, here to play a few rounds of spectacular golf or experiencing one of the many events, TRL has lodging for everyone including the best hotels, condos and mountain homes. Visit www.tellurideresortlodging.com or call 800-778-8581 for summer’s best deals and stay & play packages.