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The Peaks Resort & Spa Announces Major Upgrades and Renovations

For the 2010-2011 Winter Season

November 1, 2010 (Telluride, CO) - The Peaks Grand Heritage Resort & Spa of Telluride, CO. announced major renovation completions, hotel upgrades and additions for the upcoming season. The premier hotel of Telluride, Colorado invested over 13 million dollars into the property within the last year. The Peaks Grand Heritage Resort and Spa continues to be the perfect year round destination for the entire family.

New At the Peaks Resort & Spa This Season:

All Room Renovations Are Completed - 161 luxurious guest rooms including 32 suites have been upgraded with the most elegant of furnishings and details. All feature the magnificent views of the San Juan Mountain range and the Telluride Ski area. Our ski in/ski out amenities, on site superior spa, cosmopolitan rooms and tranquil surroundings provide the complete mind and body rejuvenation experience and wrap each guest in comfort and style.

The Great Room and Palmyra Decks - To be completed by Dec. 2010, two new decks off the Great Room and Palmyra Restaurant will solidify the Peaks as the best après ski location in Telluride! Lounge with cocktails, nosh on superior appetizers, or bask in the alpenglow by one of the six outdoor fire pits after a long day of winter sports and activities. An exciting new winter lunch menu features the amazing "Grilled Cheese Menu" paired with wine by the glass. Live music daily on Palmyra Deck will be coming this spring!

New Game Room - Our new 1600 square foot game room, located on the second floor, is great entertainment for the entire family! Pool, foosball, and video games are just a few of the additions to spark up nightly fun.

Helitrax Services Now Offered In the Peaks Hotel - The Peaks is proud to offer helicopter skiing this year with Helitrax of Telluride. The oldest heli-skiing operation in Colorado, Helitrax has moved offices to the convenient hotel lobby. This intermediate to expert adventure is hailed as ‘a must’ while vacationing in Telluride.

The North Face Opens a New Store in the Peaks Hotel - Highly regarded as one the most desirable and fashion forward in winter gear and apparel, the North Face has opened a store in conjunction with Telluride Sports on the main level of the resort. The store now adds to a wide variety of retail options in the hotel, including Telluride Sports Rental and Retail Stores.

Improved Guest Service and Amenities - Our dedication to service is our defining characteristic, and for 24 hours a day, every day, the Peaks Resort and Spa is at your service. We will administer to every detail of your stay, as our trained staff is here to make certain your vacation is the best ever.

Kids Camp will be opening again for the ski season offering activities for our smaller guests. Whether three months to five years or five to 12 year old kids, the Peaks offers the perfect program to thrill each member of the entire family. Kids and parents are alike rave about the Peaks Kids Camp program which includes exciting evening programs, babysitting, childcare and children’s rental equipment.

We have also updated our wireless internet access with fiber optics offering the highest speed connection available on the market today.

The Telluride Ski Resort is truly unmatched in North America with 18 lifts, 125 trails spread across 2,000 acres of terrain, snowmaking and four terrain parks, with alpine and telemark skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing featured.

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