Summer Adventures in Telluride

Summer Adventures in Telluride!

We offer Summer adventures in rock climbing, mountaineering, hiking, backpacking, compaing, ice climbing, backcountry skiing, and snowshoeing. Or, join us for our fabulous kid’s camps, inspiring women’s adventures and cutting-edge courses in avalanche education. With the guidance of expert instructors and naturalists, participants in our programs gain an appreciation for the rich natural and cultural history of Telluride’s majestic San Juan Mountains. Tha San Juan Outdoor School provides the industry’s highest quality instruction in a supportive learning environment and creates a naturing and comfortable outdoor experience for people of all ages and abilities.

Rock Climbing Adventure
ROCK
CLIMBING

Our rock climbing trips are the San Juan Outdoor School’s signature experience. Designed for all ages and abilities from 4 year-olds to seasoned mountaineers, our Telluride rock climbing adventures give you the chance to try out your spider skills on real alpine rock. Even if you’ve never entertained the idea of getting vertical, consider this we offer comfortable first-time climbing experiences for even our most timid guests.

Mountaineering Summer Adventure
MOUNTAINEERING

VIA-ups to technical snow/couloir/rock climbs. Your summit photo will look great on your wall and be a fabulous reminder of your Telluride Adventure!

Hiking in Telluride in Summer
HIKING

Hiking around Telluride’s beautiful San Juan Mountains is the quintessential wilderness adventure. You’ll walk through exquisite high alpine basins blanketed in wildflowers a midst high summits and crystal clear streams. We design an outing that suits your needs, from gentle walks to power hikes. Our expert naturalist guides will teach you about the natural and cultural history of the Telluride area while providing you with a fun and comfortable mountain adventure.

Backpacking and Camping Adventure in Telluride in Summer
BACKPACKING
& CAMPING

Let us show you how wonderful Telluride’s wilderness can be in the Summer! An overnight or multi-day camping or backpacking trip allows you to get further into Telluride’s luscious summer wilderness and sleep amidst towering peaks, high alpine lakes and trickling streams. Your guides will provide you with gourmet backcountry fare and you will have the chance to be a part of the outdoors from sunrise to sunset.