Welcome Guide: High Altitude

High Altitude Tips:

  • Hydration: Hydrate before you arrive in Telluride. Up your water intake during your stay.
  • Sunscreen: Wear a good sunscreen, radiation is 40% higher here.
  • Alcohol Consumption: Effects of alcohol are felt more at altitude. Ease into your stay with less consumption upon arrival.
  • Marijuana Consumption: Be careful with edible consumption, the effects range and often are felt 1- 2 hours later.

Oxygen Rentals:


O2 Delivers:  O2 Delivers On-site support and home delivery of portable oxygen for our guests. O2 will coordinate with Peter to have your oxygen unit delivered to your vacation rental.
970.728.7279

Alpine Oxygen

970.925.5125

Altitude sickness prevention and relief. Concentrators delivered directly to your home or convenient pickup at our downtown location. Tellurides oldest and largest oxygen supplier.  Mention that you are a guest of Welcome To Telluride and receive 10% off your oxygen rental.

Telluride Hyperbarics. Call Ulana to make an appointment @ 970.369.4566. 1 hour in the tent and all of your body fluids will be saturated with Oxygen. You will no longer feel the effects of altitude. Make an appointment the afternoon you arrive or the next morning.