Salt Cave

Relaxing Salt Therapy in the heart of Telluride, Colorado

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What is Salt Therapy?

Himalayan Salt Rocks placed inside our Graduation Tower (water fall) are broken down into micro-particles that fill the air. As you breathe and absorb these particles through your skin, you will experience all the incredible health benefits of the Salt Cave.

$50 Per Person

$35 as an Add-On

Packages Available

Stress & Anxiety Relief

All electronic devices emit a radiation called positive ions. The Himalayan salt particles are negative ions, which help draw out the positive and balance us. The relaxing and calming environment of the Salt Cave, combined with the detoxing salt, will help lift your energy and mood from the moment you walk through the door.

Altitude Adjustment

Adjusting to altitude can be a challenge. Telluride's elevation of 8,750 feet affects many visitors, leaving them struggling with nausea, headaches, trouble sleeping, and loss of appetite. Breathing in the salt cave air allows the tiny salt particles to enter the respiratory channels. This can help reduce inflammation, increase lung capacity, and improve blood flow so oxygen can travel more freely around the body and help reduce your symptoms.

Respiratory Health

Inhaling small salt particles that penetrate deep within the wall of the lungs can reduce inflammation and mucus in the lungs, improving conditions such as asthma, allergies, bronchitis, sinus congestion, and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).


Himalayan salt ions possess strong anti-inflammatory properties. Relaxing in the salt cave can have long-lasting anti-inflammatory effects that help a myriad of underlying health complications and concerns.

Skin Purification

Pure mineral salts have natural moisturizing and anti-inflammatory properties which support the skin’s water balance and barrier function by attracting moisture to the skin. The Salt is so absorbent, the small particles can sink into your skin’s epidermis and absorb oils that cause acne, as well as reduce the frequency of psoriasis and eczema outbreaks that are often caused by inflammation.


Salt is a natural antibacterial, antiviral, anti-inflammatory and antihistamine. It also anti-fungal and anti-microbial, as well as being a disinfectant and antiseptic - nothing bad can live in the salt. Sitting in the cave draws out impurities from the body, allowing for a highly effective detox. 

Mineral Replenishment

Minerals are necessary for cell function and detoxification, and have strong rejuvenating properties. Salt levels affect our cell activity, energy and blood sugar levels. Himalayan salt has 84 minerals and elements that are also found in the human body. Sitting in the salt cave can help you absorb and replenish these minerals. 

Immune Support

​Salt ions purify the air. The detoxifying effects can support and strengthen the immune, lymph and nervous systems, keeping the body healthy during cold, flu and allergy seasons. ​​​​​​​​​

Regular Salt Cave Sessions

Relaxation Sessions

Our most popular session, Relaxation Sessions feature meditation music and are the perfect opportunity to relax and breathe. Up to 5 people for this session.

Stretch Sessions

Bring a yoga mat or use one of our blankets during your Salt Cave Stretch Session, and spend the time stretching. Up to 3 people can be in this session.

Kids Session

You may book a Kids Session for Up to 3 adults, with a maximum of 2 children per adult. Bring toys and books, the cave is like a big sand pit to play in.

Guided Meditation Sessions

Guided Meditation Sessions, similar to the group session but we will play a guided meditation for you through our speaker system. Up to 5 people for this session.

Specialty Salt Cave Sessions

Reiki in the Salt Cave

The Salt Cave is the perfect setting for Reiki, the negative ions in the atmosphere will draw out the positive ions and allow for deeper relaxation. The cave's pure healing accompanied by energy clearing will provide relief to physical ailments & energetic blockages. Energy healing cleanses negative electromagnetic waves, clears blockages, balances the chakras, & opens the the gateway to heightened personal vibration. During this session the client is draped on a massage table.

50 minute Massage | $215

Salt Cave Private Yoga Class

Salt Cave yoga is an intimate experience designed to help you embody your highest self while increasing flexibility & mobility. Yin Yoga targets the all the connective tissues -ligaments, bones, & even joints. Yin is rooted in Ancient Chinese Medicine & examines the energetics of Qi through Meridians. Your customized class will focus on fascial release & activating the parasympathetic nervous system, providing a meditative space. 

50 minutes, up to 2 People | $215

Guided Mediation

Guided Meditations is a transcendent experience in our Salt Cave. The ultimate meditation experience, the peaceful and healing atmosphere of the cave allows you to become centered and connect with your inner self on a deeper level, while absorbing the healing properties of the salt and being immersed in the natural beauty of the cave. 

5 people max | 45 minutes

$125 for the first person

$50 per additional person


The ultimate massage experience, held within the Salt Cave so that you may enjoy the cave's relaxing advantages as well as the healing massage. Allow your tension to melt away as negative ions and salt cause relaxation, detoxification, and mood elevation.

60 minute  $375

90 minute $450

what our clients

have to say

Joanna is amazing in every way! Her facility is magical with all that it offers. I have been using the IR Sauna and it is a life changer. I recently was in the Salt Cave and WOW!!! I haven't felt this great in years. Thank you Joanna for creating such a wonderful healing place for the mind and body. 

- Peter R

What our clients

have to say

The salt cave is a very special place, like a sanctuary, away from all the noise and drama of the world. They offer a wide variety of services, including many massage modalities, facials, colon hydro-cleansing, eyelash extensions, infrared sauna, oxygen lounge, and more! - Abby Conroy

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To make a reservation, our online system requires a credit card to hold your booking but you will not be charged until after your appointment. An industry standard gratuity of 20% is added to all treatments, this goes to the therapist or the spa attendant that provided your service. We thank you for your consideration and appreciation for our hard working staff. 

Please note we have a firm 48-hour cancellation policy. For groups of 3 or more we request a 7 day cancellation policy and payment upfront. We are a small owner operated spa and this policy allows us an opportunity to try and fill the appointment time that you had blocked on our schedule. This policy is crucial for the success of this business and its staff, thank you for your consideration, understanding and kindness in following our policy.  

Please note make up appointments have a longer cancellation window of 14 days and bridal packages require a signed contract and deposit to hold your date.

Discounted Packages are non-transferable. Pre-paid treatments are valid for 1 year from purchase date.

All in-store sales are final, we do not offer refunds on retail items or services rendered.

We are a small boutique wellness spa with innovative holistic treatments. Our spa is small and focuses on our clients and our treatments. We do not house showering facilities or hot tubs that you may expect at a large hotel spa. Please plan accordingly.