- The list below includes 48 free or cheap things to do in or near Telluride, Colorado, including 38 different types of inexpensive activities like Hiking Trails, Arts Centers, Off Road & ATV and Movie Theaters.
- From Telluride/Mountain Village gondola to Bear Creek Falls, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Telluride and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ouray, Ridgway and Silverton.
Abbey Lane Gallery is a contemporary art gallery located in the historical mining town of Creede. The gallery features modern art as well as an extensive selection of jewelry, pottery, paintings, and woodwork by local, regional, and national artists.
Since 1985, the Mountain Man Tours have been offering Guided River Adventures in Colorado. They offer extreme outdoor adventures like River Rafting ranging from your desired wave-action level from shooting turbulent rapids to smooth Sailing River rafting.
A historic site, the Last Chance Mine is a restored 18th century silver mine. It is an open-air museum that offers people a chance to relive history for free! It showcases mine buildings, museum and a collection of rock and minerals.