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The Best Running in Telluride

Looking for the best running in Telluride? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Telluride. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top running spots in and near Telluride

  • Telluride, Colorado

    Telluride Trail and Coonskin Mountain

    5.19 mi / 2152 ft gain
    Telluride Trail and Coonskin Mountain is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Telluride, Colorado.
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  • Telluride, Colorado

    Telluride River Trail

    4.12 mi / 249 ft gain
    Telluride River Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Telluride, Colorado.
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  • Telluride, Colorado

    Owl Gulch

    3.17 mi / 1040 ft gain
    Owl Gulch is an out-and-back trail where you may see local wildlife located near Telluride, Colorado.
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  • Telluride, Colorado

    Jud Wiebe Memorial Trail

    3.25 mi / 1385 ft gain
    Jud Wiebe Memorial Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Boulder, Colorado.
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  • Telluride, Colorado

    Hike to Cornet Creek Falls

    4.0
    Only 5 minutes from the center of Telluride, Cornet Creek Falls is the perfect hike for those seeking a serene mountain escape without having to go far away from the center of all the action.From town, head up North Aspen Street towards the Jud Wiebe Trailhead. Once arrived, continue straight up ...
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  • Telluride, Colorado

    Hike to Bear Creek Falls in Telluride

    5.0
    5 mi / 1000 ft gain
    The trail begins at the south end of Pine Street in Telluride, and proceeds 2.5 miles up the Bear Creek Canyon trail with an elevation gain of about 1,000'.Be sure to stay to the left at the divide with the Wasatch Trail.At the waterfall there is a small use trail that contours up to the right an...
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  • Mountain Village, Colorado

    Coonskin Mountain via Ridge Trail

    1.77 mi / 961 ft gain
    Coonskin Mountain via Ridge Trail is a point-to-point trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Telluride, Colorado.
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  • Telluride, Colorado

    Ridge Trail to Village Trail Loop

    5.44 mi / 1434 ft gain
    Ridge Trail to Village Trail Loop is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Telluride, Colorado.
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  • Telluride, Colorado

    Hike to Bridal Veil Falls in Telluride

    5.0
    2.4 mi / 850 ft gain
    Park at the Pandora Mill just east of Telluride and lace up your footwear of choice. At 1.2 miles to the base of the falls with 850 feet of gain, this can make for a great thigh burning hike or run. The trail is a gravel road that eventually passes a gate to further trails up the Bridal Veil Ba...
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  • Mountain Village, Colorado

    Jurassic Trail

    1.65 mi / 269 ft gain
    Jurassic Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Conifer, Colorado.
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  • Telluride, Colorado

    Eider Creek to Deep Creek to Mill Creek Waterline Trail

    12.31 mi / 3579 ft gain
    Eider Creek to Deep Creek to Mill Creek Waterline Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Telluride, Colorado.
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  • Telluride, Colorado

    Keystone Gorge Loop Trail

    2.16 mi / 463 ft gain
    Keystone Gorge Loop Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Loveland, Colorado.
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  • Telluride, Colorado

    Camp at Alta Lakes

    4.7
    Note: Camping is permitted around the lake. For more information, head to the US Forest Service website.From the Mountain Village near Telluride, drive south on CO 145 toward Lizard Head pass. A few miles before you reach the turnoff for Ophir, there's a brown forest service sign for Alta Lakes o...
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  • Telluride, Colorado

    Alta to Sunshine Trail

    7.42 mi / 1808 ft gain
    Alta to Sunshine Trail is an out-and-back trail located near Telluride, Colorado.
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  • Ophir, Colorado

    Drive Ophir Pass

    4.5
    8 mi / 2500 ft gain
    Ophir Pass (el. 11,114’), officially known as Forest Service Road #630, is one of the easiest of the high alpine trails in the San Juan mountains, but still can provide trouble to the inexperienced or when bad weather is present, particularly on the western/Ophir downhill side. The pass and road ...
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  • Ridgway, Colorado

    Richmond Pass

    4.84 mi / 2651 ft gain
    Richmond Pass is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Ouray, Colorado.
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