Telluride to host 2011 Gay Ski Weekend

Posted By: The Ski Channel on January 28, 2011 10:16 am

The Peaks Resort & Spa announced today that it will be the Official Host Hotel of the 2011 Telluride Gay Ski Week Feb. 26 – March 5. The 8th annual Gay Ski Week in Telluride hosts gays and lesbians from around the world in Telluride, CO. The annual Telluride Gay Ski Week was ranked the #1 Gay Ski Week in U.S.A. by, the leading website for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.


“The Peaks Resort & Spa has again offered to host many Telluride Gay Ski Week activities and parties, and is the perfect property for our guests,” said John McGill, co-founder and partner of StraightOut Media & Marketing, the producer of Telluride Gay Ski Week. “The resort features unparalleled views, new fireside outdoor après ski decks, the largest spa in Colorado and decadent dining options. What more could our participants ask for?”


“We are honored to host the 2011 Gay Ski Week at the Peaks,” said Mike Hess, the resort’s marketing director. “I am confident that our property will showcase the best that Telluride has to offer, providing a world class home away from home for the week’s participants.”


As Host Hotel, the Peaks Resort will be the sponsoring the wildly popular “White Night Party” Thursday, March 3. The most anticipated party of the week – the Peaks rolls out the white carpet for the extended hours bash. Official DJs Casey Alva and OB Jenn and Juice spin their fabulous tunes at this signature event.


Want to stay up a bit later? The Peaks Resort and Spa will also be home to the all new “Night Caps,” a late night piano bar to wind down and relax. Join OutMusic award nominee Gary Floyd and LA’s Joe Lupariello as they light up the lounge each evening.


With fully upgraded and renovated room décor, new restaurants, new outdoor fireside decks, and a complete full service spa – The Peaks Resort and Spa is the place for Telluride’s Gay Ski Week. For room discounts and specials call 1-800-789-2220 today and use code: PeaksGaySki . Make your reservations early while the deals are great and the anticipation is growing! Go to For more information on Telluride’s Gay Ski Week, visit