Blog Archive

3 Tips for Your Durango Rafting Adventure

March 14, 2014

Rafting season is just around the corner on the Animas River! As this winter’s heavy snowfalls melts into spring, water levels will swell and help create what will soon be an exciting season of fun and river adventures! Here a…

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Tips for Beginning Skiers

January 27, 2014

There’s still plenty of time left to make Durango your personal playground this winter. Here in southern Colorado, you’ll find snow on the slopes through March! Never skied before? Don’t worry -- you’re in luck. Purgat…

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Destination Wedding In Durango, Colorado

January 7, 2014

Here’s a fun fact: About a third of all engagements each year in the United States happen between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day. Now that the holidays are over and “engagement season” is behind us, many new brides-to-be …

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Dogs Love Durango

September 25, 2013

With the La Plata County Humane Society's Bark and Wine event just a few short weeks away, now is the perfect time to "paws" to think about why dogs love Durango. With an average of 300 days of sunshine here each year, Durango, C…

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Celebrate Durango Heritage with Animas Museum

August 7, 2013

Skim through this blog and you’ll notice one thing quickly: Durango has a vibe that’s totally unique. And, it’s rich heritage plays a huge part of the region’s atmosphere and culture.One way visitors and residents learn mo…

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Make the Most of Your Mesa Verde Hike!

May 8, 2013

There’s ton to do in Durango and the surrounding area. One of my favorite ways to spend a late spring or early summer day, though, is to load up my day pack, lace up my sneakers, and hit some trails around Mesa Verde.Before you …

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The Allure of the Animas River & Vallecito Lake

April 26, 2013

Take a stroll through Durango and you’ll realize this simple truth: The Animas River is the soul of our little Colorado mountain town. An…

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Angela Jangula Writes About Durango

April 8, 2013

Author Angela Jangula loves Durango. In fact, she’s chosen our city as a backdrop for her book, Vallecito Knight. Jangula’s debut novel is a sensual paranormal romance (think Christine Feehan, Sherrilyn Kenyon or J.R. Ward) th…

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New Parks For More Family Fun

January 18, 2013

Family Fun: an aspect that Durango has been advancing in its town. Whether it is skiing together down the mountain or seeing the different festivals, Durango has a wide variety of activities the whole family can partake in. The ne…

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Gear You Should Have for A Safe and Fun Durango Adventure

October 4, 2012

Durango, CO is a thrilling place to visit. It’s jam packed with adventures such as rafting through the mountain waters and ziplining across the tree tops. All of this sounds extremely fun; however, what do you need to ensure tha…

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