Experience Gold Season in Telluride

Here in Telluride, there’s something in the air that inherently feels like autumn is on its way. Summer was incredible, as always, but we’re looking forward to the changing leaves and the cooler weather that the fall ushers in.  From September 15 through November 30, we’re offering an exclusive 30% discount on most of our properties during this time, aptly dubbed Gold Season because of the multitude of seasonal colors. It’s a quiet, peaceful time to visit Box Canyon but there is still plenty to do while you’re here.

Telluride Barbecue Festival – September 20-21

Telluride BBQ festival




This is arguably the best season to hit the trail in Telluride. With few crowds and incredible fall colors, Gold Season is the perfect time to explore the terrain around Telluride.  Some of the more popular trails include:

Bear Creek Trail — 2.5 miles one way up to the falls, 1,050 feet of elevation gain

Jud Weibe and Cornet Falls —  3 mile loop, 1,140 feet of elevation gain

San Miguel River Trail —  4.25 miles one way, 170 feet of elevation gain

Alta Lakes — 5 miles one way, 1700 feet of elevation gain

Fly Fishing


Telluride is surrounded by some of the best trout streams in the Rocky Mountains, and there’s no better time to immerse yourself in the beauty of the wilderness than right now. Latitude 38 Vacation Rentals can help coordinate all the details of your guided fly fishing trip on the waters around the area. From rental gear to lunch on your trip, we’ll organize an unforgettable Telluride fishing experience this Gold Season.

Jeep Tours


Experience the high country like never before, exploring the old mining roads in 4-WD vehicles. Hiring a guide is highly recommended due to the extreme nature of these treacherous roads. Guides will offer fascinating history lessons about the rich mining heritage of the Telluride area while taking in extraordinary vistas. We’ll be able to arrange a guided Jeep tour for your group during Gold Season, just let us know!

Take advantage of the amazing autumn season in Telluride and call Latitude 38 Vacation Rentals to plan your Gold Season escape!

>> Call 970-728-8838 to book your stay and save 30% during Gold Season