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Telluride's Hostel . . . in Rico!

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20 S. Glasgow Ave.
Rico, CO 81332


Located just 25
miles south of
Telluride, Colorado
on Highway 145 (map)

(970) 967-MINE
(970) 967-6463

  • Call about Awesome Ski Package Deals (3-day advance notice to recieve huge lift ticket discount!)
  • Only 20 miles from the Telluride ski area entrance
  • At the base of Lizard Head pass & along the most scenic stretch of the San Juan Skyway
  • Beautiful mountain views
  • Historic Victorian decor
  • Large community kitchen
  • Friendly small-town environment
  • Variety of room types & prices - both hostel & hotel
  • Close access to Telluride skiing, festivals and events
  • Close access to Mesa Verde, Hovenweep & archaeological sites
  • Minutes from Nordic skiing, snowmobiling, four-wheeling, hunting, fishing, hiking, biking, hot springs, exploring, shopping and more