Telluride Helitrax is featured in the current Telluride Watch Adventure Guide.

TELLURIDE – The jagged spires of San Sophia Ridge loom ahead, like teeth cutting into the horizon. Their geologic unruliness is even more impressive up close, hulking pinnacles built of hard angles and jutting corners, spindrift swirling between them.

We soar over the ridge, and my three companions and I get our first unobstructed view of Governor Basin; or, as the teenager next to me appears to be thinking as he gives his dad a spirited high-five, our own personal ski playground for the day. “We’ll land right there,” shouts our guide, Telluride Helitrax’s Bill Allen, above the deafening throb of the helicopter, pointing to a flat spot high in the basin.

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