In the January 2016 issue of Phoenix Magazine, writer Craig Outhier makes a call for Arizonans to adopt Telluride as their “forever ski home.” In addition to detailing Telluride’s culinary scene at restaurants such as the Cosmopolitan , and the premier skiing available for all levels, Outhier also features a variety of other activities available to visitors, such as fat biking tours to Telluride Brewing Company, snowmobile adventures and more.
"It's on my second night in Telluride, alone in a freezing gondola carriage, poised high above a silent menagerie of town lights so tranquil and perfect it seems like the lead-in to a Frank Capra movie, that the notion first occurs to me: We should adopt this place.
Not adopt in the legal sense, obviously, but claim on principle – the way we’ve claimed Rocky Point as 'Arizona’s beach town.' Telluride could be 'Arizona’s ski resort.'" – Craig Outhier
Read the entire article: “Telluride” – Phoenix Magazine