Opening day for Telluride Ski Resort is less than four months away (November 23, 2017), planning for winter vacations is well underway, and skiers across the country are beginning to “get the itch.” In order to provide more convenience and flight options for guests, today its announced that Delta Airlines has added daily flights from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Montrose-Telluride (MTJ).

The Salt Lake City flights will run daily from December 16, 2017 – January 7, 2018. These new flights add yet another U.S. hub for guests traveling from the East and West coasts to Telluride during the Christmas/New Year’s holiday period. The new flights are loaded and available for reservations.

“Montrose-Telluride has had a steady partnership with Delta Airlines for many years with a winter seasonal flight from Atlanta (ATL) to Montrose-Telluride,” said Matt Windt, vice president of sales & marketing for Telluride Ski Resort. “With the addition of holiday service from Salt Lake City Delta Airlines has established service to Telluride from yet another major US hub. We’re very excited about what this might mean for the future of this partnership.”

Colorado Flights works to provide access to Telluride (TEX) & Montrose-Telluride (MTJ) airports from cities across the country, including Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW), Houston (IAH), Chicago (ORD), Phoenix (PHX), Newark (EWR), LaGuardia (LGA), Atlanta (ATL), Los Angeles (LAX), San Francisco (SFO), Charlotte (CLT), Denver (DEN) and now Salt Lake City (SLC).

Start planning your winter vacation to Telluride early for the best selection of lodging options and availability, and visit for more information. The full winter 2017-18 flight schedule will be available soon.

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