Telluride In-Town Transportation
The Telluride Gondola
The Gondola is
unique to Telluride and transports people free of charge between Telluride
and Mountain Village. The
gondola runs 7am to midnight daily and is handicap and pet accessible. In the spring when the ski area closes
in early April to the third week of May and during the fall from mid-October to the end of November, the gondola is closed for maintenance.
The total ride time between Telluride and
Mountain Village is 13 minutes one-way.
Shuttles in Telluride
The Galloping Goose runs in town as well as between
Lawson Hill, Mountain Village, and Norwood. The shuttle caters to the
majority of lodging properties in
the Town of Telluride. The
Galloping Goose runs on a 15-minute loop.
Telluride Mountain Village Dial-a-Ride
There is a free dial-a-ride shuttle within Mountain
Village for residents and guests. The shuttle operates between 7am to
Parking in Telluride
Free parking is available in several designated
parking lots. You can park your car at the Gondola Station Village Parking,
Mountain Village, and the South end of Mahoney Drive near the west entrance
of Telluride. Carhenge off of West Pacific Street on the east side of
Coonskin (ski chair #7) chairlift. Parking in town for the most part
requires a pass or is metered. Along main street and some side streets
you will find parking meters.
Walking in Telluride
Both Telluride and Mountain Village are
pedestrian friendly. Walking is the best way to get around in both towns.
A great option is to leave your car at your lodging property.