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Explore The Top Durango Parks

Posted July 25, 2022

Durango, Colorado is the ultimate outdoor adventure town. With Durango parks, playgrounds, and trails galore, it's no wonder so many families flock to this city each year to enjoy some fresh air and f...

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Discover Durango’s Animas River Trail

Posted July 24, 2022

Looking for a way to get active and discover Durango? Take a stroll (or jog, pedal, or even skate) down the Animas River Trail. This paved, mixed-use path is the perfect place to explore the city, wit...

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Visit The Durango Fish Hatchery

Posted July 22, 2022

The Durango Fish Hatchery is both a wildlife education museum and a working hatchery where visitors can see how eggs are raised into baby fish before they are stocked in the Animas River and surroundi...

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The Powerhouse: Bringing Together Curious Minds of All Ages

Posted July 20, 2022

Innovation sparks curiosity at The Powerhouse. The family friendly and dynamic destination offers interactive exhibits to fuel the minds of visitors of all ages. Learn about the past, present, and fut...

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Purgatory Resort Summer Activities Offer Family Fun

Posted June 27, 2022

When most people think of Purgatory Resort, they think of snowcapped peaks with some of the best skiing in the entire US. However, the resort attracts guests from all over the country year-round, even...

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4th Of July Events In Durango

Posted June 2, 2022

Enjoy a full day of fun on the 4th of July in Durango, Colorado! There are several events throughout the day to choose from or you can fill up your whole day with a fourth of July celebration. The fam...

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Durango Blues Train

Posted April 27, 2022

The Durango Blues Train is an exciting musical experience consisting of two evenings of live blues on the rails! Bring your crew and join the fun on the Historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge R...

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San Juan Huts: Durango to Moab

Posted March 24, 2022

Durango is known to be one of the top biking destinations in the country and is home to some of the best mountain biking trails, and hosts several annual biking events. The San Juan Huts provide mount...

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Durango Art Galleries

Posted March 12, 2022

Durango art galleries are a free, fun way to explore the culture and history of southwest Colorado. Local, national and international artists contribute beautiful, intricate pieces to the area's galle...

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Conquer the Colorado Trail from Durango

Posted March 2, 2022

The Colorado Trail is a 486-mile long-distance trail that connects southwest Denver to Durango, Colorado. Most hikers who choose to set out on the Colorado Trail start in Denver, but there are lots of...

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Explore the Wonder of the Weminuche Wilderness

Posted March 2, 2022

Colorado is known for its natural splendor. The Weminuche Wilderness might be the best example of natural beauty in the entire state. As the largest wilderness area in Colorado, the Weminuche Wilderne...

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Ice Lake Basin: Hike To Southwest Colorado’s Ice Lakes

Posted March 2, 2022

The Ice Lake Basin is becoming one of the most popular hikes in the San Juan National Forest to see the majestic ice lakes. It’s easy to see why. The trail gains an exhilarating 3,000 feet in elevat...

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Top Hiking Trails In & Around Durango

Posted February 16, 2022

With spring approaching, it is the perfect time to get out outdoors and experience the amazing hiking opportunities in Durango. There are strenuous hikes for those who want to test their limits. For t...

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Durango Brew Train

Posted January 15, 2022

Please Note: This event will not be offered in 2023. Please check back for future event dates. The Durango Brew Train is a highlight of the fall season in Southwest Colorado, and in 2019 the Brew T...

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Purgatory Resort + Skiing Near Durango

Posted January 8, 2022

When winter weather takes over Durango there are plenty of things to do. Satisfy your sense of adventure with some exhilarating skiing near Durango. There is a place for all levels of skiers within 30...

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7 Ways To Get Cheap Lift Tickets & Ski Deals

Posted December 9, 2021

Skiing in Durango is a popular activity for many visitors. While it is a great way to make memories with family and friends, the costs of a ski trip begin to add up quickly. But don't worry, there are...

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Learn About the Legend of Animas Forks

Posted November 15, 2021

There’s some haunting history up in the San Juan Mountains. Animas Forks has been abandoned for more than 100 years, but is one of the most well-preserved ghost towns in the Western U.S. ...

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Drive Back in Time on the Trail of the Ancients

Posted October 11, 2021

There’s no denying the beauty of the American Southwest region. One way to experience the mountain vistas and sandstone landscapes carved by the winds of time is to cruise along the Trail of the Anc...

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Explore 4 National Parks in Colorado

Posted October 11, 2021

You’ll find something to enjoy at the four national parks in Colorado regardless of your interests or what you love about the outdoors. From wildlife to miles of trails for hiking to prehistoric mar...

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Top 5 Running Trails in Durango

Posted September 1, 2021

Taking up trail running can be a great way to see new parts of Durango. It is a sport that can be great for all ages whether competitive or recreational. Lace up your running shoes, and head out to on...

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