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The bike rack at the Telluride gondola is full with snow-dusted bikes, as well as a stroller or two.
No wonder. Tiny Telluride is a popular place. Nestled in the San Juan Mountains of southwest Colorado, the mountain range has the highest concentration of 13,000 and 14,000 foot peaks in North America. That means much of the historic town — at 8,750 feet above sea level — has been designated a National Historic Landmark District. And the snow resort seems to offer something for everyone whether you’re on the slopes or off, starting with spectacular views everywhere you look.