It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas at The Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa

‘Tis the Season to Enjoy Tree Trimming, Christmas Carols and Special Holiday Packages

TELLURIDE, Colo., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ — Travelers dreaming of a white Christmas need look no further than The Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa, the premiere mountain retreat in Telluride, Colo. Snow-covered mountains are the perfect backdrop for wintry activities, while inside the resort transforms into Santa’s Workshop with festivities for the whole family. So whether this year’s wish list includes the thrill of downhill skiing or sleigh rides through the snow, all are sure to unwrap Christmas magic at The Peaks Resort.

Holiday Activities:
— Dec. 16 – Deck the Halls! Kick-off the Yuletide countdown with the
resort’s annual tree lighting. Standing 16-feet tall, resplendent with
colorful ornaments and hundreds of glittering lights, The Peaks
Christmas tree is the ideal backdrop for family photos or capturing
that perfect moment with Santa, who will make an appearance at this
— Dec. 17 – 24 – Children become Santa’s helpers with après-ski
activities such as cookie decorating, paper and popcorn string
construction and holiday card designing.
— Dec. 19 – 23 – Holiday movies appeal to both kids and kids-at-heart.
Enjoy classics such as “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” “Rudolph the Red
Nose Reindeer” and “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” every evening in
the Big Billie Ballroom.
— Dec. 22 – 24 – Grab an eggnog and snuggle up by the fire while
listening to carolers perform songs of the season in the Great Room. A
special evening turn-down service includes baked treats and toys.
— Dec. 24 – A reading of the classic holiday story “Twas the Night
Before Christmas,” is the perfect way to cap off Christmas Eve. Santa
will also be on hand for any last minute gift wishes.
— Dec. 25 – Once the gifts are unwrapped, take to the slopes! And after
a day of play on the mountain, the resort offers a hearty holiday
feast in the Great Room restaurant.

Holiday Package:

Telluride guarantees a white Christmas filled with plenty of snowy activities – from snowman building and ice skating, to acres of phenomenal ski trails. The resort invites guests to “dash through the snow” with the Ski the Best package, including accommodations and daily lift tickets for each paid guest. Now through Dec. 31, 2005, a five-night package starts at $2,438 for two adults and two children. To make a reservation at The Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa, call 800.789.2220 or visit

Continually recognized among the top ski resorts in North American by Conde Nast Traveler, The Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa is a luxurious mountain retreat nestled among the majestic peaks of the San Juan Mountain range in Telluride. At an elevation of 9,500 ft., The Peaks offers convenient ski-in/ski-out access to Telluride Ski Resort where 1,700 acres of pristine powder-packed terrain await skiers of all skill levels. After a day of play on the mountain, guests can rejuvenate at the Golden Door Spa, offering an array of facial and body treatments and a wide variety of massage techniques as well as saunas, steam rooms, Jacuzzis, a weight room, cardiovascular deck, squash and racquetball courts and an indoor climbing wall. For more information visit

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