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Things To Do & See In Durango

The Best Attractions & Activities In Durango, Colorado

Attractions in Durango? Things to do in Durango 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! Are you convinced? Start planning your trip today and book a Durango hotel!

Roll E-Bike & SUP Rentals: Visit Website

Roll E-Bike & SUP Rentals

Roll delivers solar powered electric bikes (ebikes) door-to-door and inflatable Stand Up Paddle Boards (SUP's) door-to-river. We deliver ebikes to your hotel, v... [+ More]

Durango, CO 81301
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Durango Hot Springs Resort + Spa: Visit Website

Durango Hot Springs Resort + Spa

Durango Hot Springs Resort + Spa is in the final stages of a redesign and expansion of the historic Trimble Hot Springs, located 8 miles north of downtown Duran... [+ More]

6475 Co Rd 203, Durango, CO 81301
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Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours: Visit Website

Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours

Great for all Ages! With an untarnished safety record and our 30 years in Durango, Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours offers the safest, finest whitew... [+ More]

360 South Camino Del Rio Suite #200, Durango, CO 81301
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The Strater Hotel: Visit Website

The Strater Hotel

Built in 1887, the historic Strater Hotel in Durango is one of the West’s iconic hotels and a prominent downtown Durango, Colorado landmark located two blocks... [+ More]

699 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301
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Durango Adventures: Visit Website

Durango Adventures

Set in the heart of Durango, CO just one mile from Downtown, Durango Adventures offers Durango’s best activities! Zip through a Ponderosa pine forest with stu... [+ More]

20673 US Hwy 160, Durango, CO 81301
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Purgatory Resort: Visit Website

Purgatory Resort

Fresh mountain air and stunning views await. Whether it’s an epic mid-winter powder day, or a bluebird afternoon on groomers, Purgatory resort is your gateway... [+ More]

1 Skier Pl, Durango, CO 81301
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Guided Horseback Riding & Fly Fishing: Visit Website

Guided Horseback Riding & Fly Fishing

Colorado Trails Ranch is now offering guided horseback riding and fly fishing for day guests. Both adventures offer visitors a unique way to experience the maje... [+ More]

12161 County Road 240, Durango, CO 81301
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Mild to Wild Rafting & Jeep Tours: Visit Website

Mild to Wild Rafting & Jeep Tours

Experience Durango's best adventures. Connecting family & friends through nature & adventure. What are you waiting for? Mild to Wild celebrates 20+ year... [+ More]

50 Animas View Drive, Durango, CO 81301
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Ancient Ruins Tours: Visit Website

Ancient Ruins Tours

Explore the ruins of Mesa Verde National Park and Canyons of the Ancients on a guided tour. These are some of the most notable and best-preserved cliff dwelling... [+ More]

724 Main Ave, Durango, CO 81301
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Old Hundred Gold Mine Tour: Visit 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 ... [+ More]

721 County Rd 4A, Silverton, CO 81433
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Duranglers: Visit Website

Duranglers

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 D... [+ More]

923 Main Avenue, Durango, CO 81301
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Soaring Tree Top Adventures: Visit 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., an... [+ More]

964 County Road 200, Durango, CO 81301
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Silverton ATV Rentals: Visit Website

Silverton ATV Rentals

There is nothing like getting out and exploring the rugged terrain of the Colorado mountains in your own Jeep rental or RZR. Explore the San Juan Mountains at y... [+ More]

1219 Greene St, Silverton, CO 81301
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Discover Things to Do in Durango

You'll always find fun and excitement in Durango, Colorado. This lively mountain town is a true destination for active adventurers. There are many things to do in Durango, from exploring ancient ruins to enjoying delectable downtown dining. There's truly something for everyone in Durango! Take a step back in time with a guided tour of Mesa Verde National Park and the Canyons of the Ancients. Planning a road trip? Check out our guide to the top 100 things to do in the Four Corners.

Durango Events

Celebrate every season with special events in Durango! Snowdown brings the party to make the long Colorado winter more fun. The Iron Horse Bicycle Classic challenges elite athletes while the hills ring with sweet music during the Durango Bluegrass Meltdown. Fall is best known for the Durango Autumn Arts Festival and Cowboy Poetry Gathering.

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Durango Restaurants

Culture and cuisine meet in Downtown Durango. From quick casual eats to elegant gourmet experiences, there's something for everyone to historic Main Avenue. You'll find delicious takeout options, some great kid friendly and pet friendly restaurants, and so much more downtown. While you're at it, browse the many galleries and shops you'll also find just off the banks of the Animas River.

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Durango Outdoors

Lace up your hiking boots. Cast off into our Gold Medal waters. Take on the river with a whitewater adventure. No matter how you want to experience the outdoors, you'll find it in Durango. Ready to make the most of your time in Southwest Colorado? The attractions here are nearly endless. Explore things to do in Durango and start planning your next adventure!

Durango Outdoors

Find New Ways to Unwind

Looking to kick back and cut loose? Durango is home to a number of breweries with plenty of local craft beer on tap. Additionally, Durango dispensaries offer both recreational and medical marijuana to help you relax and feel good. Check out edibles and other forms to enjoy. Learn more about Colorado's marijuana laws before your trip and read our FAQ.

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