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Telluride's Peak Resort & Spa Announces Fitness Ridge Telluride

Experience the Elite Wellness Program in April & May

A limited number of discriminating, health-conscious travelers seeking the finest in an all-inclusive fitness program will get an opportunity to experience Fitness Ridge Telluride weekly from April 8- May 26, 2012. Fitness Ridge Telluride achieves balance through a strategic combination of fitness, nutrition, education and relaxation all in the private environment of the extraordinary Peaks Resort and Spa. The weekly Sunday to Sunday program is available for weekly sign up, yet guests are encouraged to sign up for multiple weeks. Fitness Ridge Telluride is brought to the Peaks by the world-class health and fitness expertise of Fitness Ridge Worldwide, winner of Spa Magazine's 2011 Silver Sage Award for best weight management spa.

"By combining our world-class expertise in health, fitness, weight management and nutrition with The Peaks' incomparable accommodations, amenities and services, Fitness Ridge Telluride will be the new standard in experiential wellness," said Larry Bond, chief executive officer of Fitness Ridge Worldwide. "Our program works because we bring together top-notch medical professionals, behavior counselors, chefs, life coaches and personal trainers to deliver an unparalleled lifestyle experience for guests who expect nothing less than the best."

One of the most highly acclaimed facilities of its kind in the world, with accolades from Condé Nast Traveler as one of the top 15 resort spas in the U.S. and one of the top 50 ski resort hotels in North America, the Peaks is unrivaled. During the Fitness Ridge Telluride program, the property's onsite restaurant will feature a wide array of delectable and healthy menu items created by its team of certified nutritionists and esteemed chefs.

"This partnership works," said John Cullen, founder and CEO of Grand Heritage, parent company of The Peaks. "It represents the best of both worlds, combining our luxury hotel and spa with an unsurpassed fitness and nutrition experience – a program to surpass even our most discriminating clients' expectations."

The Peaks Resort & Spa is situated amidst the stunning grandeur of the San Juan Mountain range surrounded by the highest concentration of 14,000-ft. peaks in the United States. The onsite, 42,000-sq. ft. spa is Colorado's largest, featuring a fully equipped, state-of-the-art fitness center. The full-service salon has 32 treatment rooms offering the latest in massage, aesthetics and body therapy. Amenities include; a lap pool and indoor/outdoor pool with a water slide, multiple dry saunas, Roman Tubs, Jacuzzis, eucalyptus-infused steam rooms both gender-specific and co-ed, private men's and women's spa lounges, meditation lounge, and oxygen inhalation room. For more information visit