Things To Do & See In Durango

Looking for attractions in Durango? Things to do in Durango, CO include whitewater rafting, skiing, biking, horseback riding, fishing, snowmobile and the Durango train.  Visit Durango, Co and you will never be bored! There are plenty of things to do in this outdoorsy town and every season has its highlights! Summertime in Durango, CO has amazing whitewater rafting down the Animas River and if you visit during winter you’ll have to ski at Purgatory Resort.  Other fun spring and summer activities include biking, horseback riding, fishing, rafting and many more great outdoor activities.  You will definitely want to take on the Durango mountains in the wintertime.  They are perfect for skiing and snowboarding and Durango has some great snowmobile package options.  The Durango train also is a very popular activity you can enjoy any time of the year. Spending unscripted time in nature is a wonderful Durango thing to do. Visitors also enjoy many other activities…from museums to snow skiing, Durango has it all!

The Strater Hotel

Built in 1887, the Strater is just 2 blocks north of Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad in Downtown Durango and 1 hour east of Mesa Verde National Park. We offer fine dining, 2 old west saloons, daily happy hours with live music, live t… [+ More] Website

Colorado Trails Ranch

Family fun abounds at Colorado Trails Ranch located in the beautiful San Juan mountains just north of Durango, Colorado. With its comprehensive western riding and children’s program plus some of the best fly-fishing in the nation, the ranch … [+ More] Website

Full Blast Adventures

Get ready for an adventure…You’re gonna have a blast!
The Full Blast Zipline Canopy Tour offers the feeling of being on top of the world, yet is only 1 mile from downtown Durango. Massive timber towers perched high in the … [+ More] Website

Durango Rivertrippers

Great for all Ages! With an untarnished safety record and our 30 years in Durango, Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours offers the safest, finest whitewater rafting and adventures at the best prices in town. Whether you want to walk on wat… [+ More] Website

Outlaw Tours

Get the most out of your Durango vacation with any one of our white water and jeep tour packages. Our family-friendly excursions are led by experienced, friendly guides who will bring adventure to everyone in your group! We have tours for every sk… [+ More] Website

Animas Museum

Within the walls of the historic 1904 Animas City School lies the exciting world of La Plata County History. Through our exhibits, programs, photo archives, and research library we will transport you back to Durango’s early days. Make the An… [+ More] Website

Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour

Experience mining in action at the Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour in Silverton. Ride the mine train 1/3 mile underground. See mining demonstrations using authentic San Juan equipment. Pan for gold, silver, copper and keep what you find! Open daily 10 … [+ More] Website


Since 1983 Duranglers has been the region’s source for custom guided fly fishing trips, equipment, flies and information. Our fly shop is located in beautiful Durango Colorado within easy access of some of the best and most diverse fishing i… [+ More] Website

Soaring Tree Top Adventures

Soaring Tree Top Adventures is the largest, longest zip line tour in the world, with 27 zip line spans. Soaring has been rated the best zip line in the U.S., and the #1 Tour and #1 Attraction in the U.S., #1 Tour and #1 Attraction in Colorado, and… [+ More] Website

Henry Strater Theatre

The world-renowned Henry Strater Theatre (located inside the Strater Hotel) is one of the oldest and most prestigious theatres in Colorado, offering more than 50 years of live performances. Durango Melodrama & Vaudeville: The Dame of Durango, … [+ More] Website