Area Descriptions

Telluride Area Real Estate

Learn more about real estate in Telluride and the surrounding areas.

There are different areas in and around Telluride that comprise the Telluride Real Estate Region. If you're not familiar with the area it can be a bit confusing since much of the land is outside of town.  It's not your normal suburbia with town after town all bordering each other.

Below is a Breakdown of Different Areas

Each page has full descriptions with links to maps.  


Homes, Condos, Vacant Lots/Land

Mountain Village Core

Homes, Condos, Ski In/Out, Vacant Lots/Land

Mesas & Ranches

Wilson, Hastings, Horsefly, Specie

Nearby Subdivisions

6-15 Minutes to Telluride. Including Aldasoro Ranch, Hillside, Last Dollar, Ski Ranches, Sunnyside.


40-60 minute drive from Telluride. Rural homes and acreage.

Ridgway & Ouray

Ridgway Reservoir. Orvis & Ouray Hot Springs. Divide Club Golf Course. Closer to Montrose Airport.

West & South Valleys

WEST: Down Valley, Sawpit, Placerville. 

SOUTH: Illium, Ophir, San Bernardo, Trout Lake

Dolores | Mancos | Cortez

Over one-hour from Telluride. Many people commute from these communities.

Ray Bowers: 970-729-2278 | Rachel Bowers: 970-708-9619

There are a lot of options when it comes to purchasing Telluride area Real Estate. The easiest way to navigate through all the options and choices is to work with a local broker, like Ray Bowers, who has extensive experience in Telluride Real Estate.

Before you talk with Ray, you can use these search options to get a head start. These tools allow you to familiarize yourself with the community, and search in a way that is friendly to you.