Risk & Safety Culture
Safety is No Accident, No Accident is safe!
Telluride Ski & Golf strives to provide a healthy, fun, accident-free, and safe environment for all employees and guests to enjoy. We hold safety as a priority and are committed to reducing injuries and accidents. We achieve this though community outreach, high quality training, listening to concerns regarding safety, incident investigations, frequent reviews of policy and procedures, and working to create a culture of safety.
…..is that all employees and guests are aware of the risks surrounding them and take action to keep themselves and others safe. We have set standards in a way that promotes personal accountability and respect for all to enjoy our mountain environment. It is our expectation that all patrons of our resort will behave in a manner not to disrupt the experience of the individuals around them. Telluride Ski and Golf believes that recreation and safety go hand in hand and that a safe environment leads to an unmatched experience.
NSAA Safety Awards
- 2008/09-Best Avalanche Safety Program
- 2011/12-Best Chairlift Safety Program
Founded in 1992, the Telluride Ski & Golf Club is a private country club owned and operated by the Telluride Ski Resort. This unique club features golf, ski, spa, fitness and social facilities for the enjoyment of its members and attracts like-minded and successful people. Currently the club consists of 480 full members and 600 timeshare members. The club offers 4 different year-round membership levels: the Platinum, the Platinum Winter, the Platinum Summer and the Silver membership. Each membership level offers varying benefits for the Members based upon the level of benefits and purchase price desired.
Telluride Ski Resort boasts 10 on mountain ski-in/ski-out restaurants serving epicurean delights as spectacular as the views accompanying them. From feasting on wild boar cassoulet in the shadow of Palmyra Peak to grabbing a slice with the family in the Mountain Village core, Telluride Ski Resort has a restaurant for every taste bud. Small scale restaurants focused on fine food and service provide a dining experience like no other. Telluride Ski Resort has become a destination for foodies with the ambition to enrich people’s lives through culinary experience, surrounding natural beauty, sincere elegant service, luxury beverages and authentic delicious food. This past winter we appointed a Wine Director to oversee, train staff, and manage the wine programs across all outlets, continuing our commitment to superb culinary offerings.
Telluride Ski Resort Lodging Division consists of Telluride Resort Lodging (TRL), Telluride Resort Reservations (TRR) and the Inn at Lost Creek. Telluride Resort Lodging (TRL) is the ski company’s property management/short term rental division. With over 80+ properties, this department rents out homes and condos for various owners on a short-term basis. The TRL team also ensure that the homes are maintained and updated as needed. Telluride Resort Reservations (TRR) is the central call center for the ski resort. This staff takes lodging calls and books lodging for the Telluride visitors. This staff is well-trained on all lodging options in the area and able to assist all guests in booking hotel/condo/home for short term visits.
Mountain & Resort Operations
Spend a season or a lifetime within the Mountain Operations division of the Telluride Ski Resort. From the 1st year Lift Operator to the 35 year veteran Ski Patroller, Mountain Operations boasts 11 departments and over 300 staff. Mountain Operations consists of Ski Patrol, Grooming, Lift Operations, Snowmaking, Lift Maintenance, Vehicle Maintenance, Ticket Checking, Terrain Parks, Guest Services, Slopeside Ski Valet, and Risk Management. Working 24 hours/day from November – April, the Mountain Operations Team gets the mountain open every day, no matter how much snow comes our way.
Telluride Ski Resort boasts 5 retail stores that are all located in the core of Mountain Village. From your traditional logo products to designer clothing, Telluride Ski Resort has a store for every guest. All of our stores are boutique based that focus specifically on products that you will not find anywhere else. Telluride Ski Resort has become a destination for so many people, and retail has made sure that we can provide the best guest experience possible. You will be working with new guests to whom you may have to familiarize them with all our stores and the surrounding area itself. There will also be the returning guests who specifically come to our stores because they know they can find something new and exciting every season.
Ski School / Nursery / Adventure
The Telluride Ski and Snowboard School instructors have a reputation for being well-trained, caring, creative professionals with a passion for mountain life. Our goal is to continue building that reputation with each new person we hire.