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Where To Find Live Music In Durango, CO

Posted October 24, 2019

There’s more to Durango than mountains and adventure. In fact, our Four Corners mountain town is known for being an artistic and cultural hub -- and that means there’s plenty of opportunity to hear live music in Durango, Color

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4 Reasons to Check into a Durango B&B

Posted October 20, 2019

Planning a Durango getaway? The first step to booking your trip is making sure you have the perfect place to stay. Hotels and vacation rentals are tried and true options for the average vacationer, but take your trip up a notch by

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Top 5 Things To Do In Silverton

Posted October 1, 2019

Silverton may be a small mountain town but it is packed with activities and adventures if you know where to look. Whether you are looking to enjoy a relaxing day of shopping and exploring downtown, or to hit the outdoors and explo

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5 Unique Things To Do In Colorado

Posted September 20, 2019

Switch things up on your next Colorado vacation by choosing activities you might not have thought of before. These 5 unique things to do in Colorado will keep you on your toes and enjoying the best that our state has to offer.

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Things To Do In Durango For Adults

Posted August 19, 2019

Durango is a great family destination, but it is also perfect for an adult getaway. There are plenty of things to do in Durango for adults to fill your time. Whether you are looking for adventure, a place to kick back and relax or

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8 Amazing Things To Do, See And Enjoy In Mesa Verde

Posted August 13, 2019

Looking for things to do in Mesa Verde, consider this...Mesa Verde is a sight to behold. Spanning more than 52,000 acres in the Four Corners region, Mesa Verde is home to a number of natural and ancient man-made wonders. There are

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Best Ways to Cool Off in Durango

Posted August 7, 2019

Colorado is well-known for its snowy, cold winters. On the flip side, Durango weather can also be hot and sunny during the summer. Don't worry- there are plenty of ways to beat the heat and cool off. [one_half_first

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Pet Friendly Patios In Durango

Posted July 29, 2019

When you come back to downtown Durango after a full day of adventures in the great outdoors, on the Durango train or even just down the road at a local attraction, it's nice to kick back and relax on a restaurant patio. There are

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Durango To Silverton: A Guide To Getting There

Posted July 17, 2019

Silverton is a popular day trip destination for visitors to Durango. Located approximately 50 miles from downtown, it offers a wide variety of outdoor activities and events that attract visitors looking to get out of town for the

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Exploring The Old Hundred Gold Mine

Posted June 26, 2019

Southwest Colorado offers a variety of unique experiences to visitors. One that is unrivaled and quite literally one of a kind is the Old Hundred Gold Mine. This hidden gem is located just a short drive from Silverton, Colorado an

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A Day In Durango Giveaway

Posted June 25, 2019

Enter now to win the perfect day in Durango! Spend all day on the water with stand up paddle board rentals from Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours. Then, grab dinner and relax at Grassburger for the evening. Enter for you

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Beginner Mountain Biking Trails In Durango

Posted June 5, 2019

Mountain biking is an exciting way to explore Southwest Colorado. While it may take some practice before you get to the more advanced trails, there are plenty of beginner mountain biking trails in Durango to start learning on. Vis

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Kid Friendly Restaurants in Durango, CO

Posted June 3, 2019

Durango is a popular destination for a wide variety of travelers. Families with children are no exception. When traveling with kids, it is important to know where kid friendly Durango restaurants are located and what they offer. W

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48 Hours In Durango, Colorado

Posted May 13, 2019

While we would always recommend setting aside plenty of time for your Durango vacation, a quick trip to Durango, Colorado for the weekend is still a great way to see some of the best parts of Southwest Colorado. Spending just 48 h

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12 Facts About Mesa Verde

Posted May 7, 2019

We’ve done some digging through our archeological archives to come up with 12 interesting facts you might not know about Mesa Verde National Park. The southwestern Colorado national park is known for its extremely well preserved

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Bear Safety in Durango

Posted May 5, 2019

Bear safety is important to remember when visiting the mountain town of Durango. Durango is surrounded the San Juan National Forest and as a result, the lines between civilization and nature are blurred. It is not uncommon to see

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Wilderness Access Train Rides

Posted April 22, 2019

Next stop: Wilderness. Start your next Durango outdoor adventure from the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. During the summer months, May-October, adventurers can access the wilderness from the Durango train. Leave from

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Tips for Camping With Your Kids in Durango, Colorado

Posted April 3, 2019

Camping is a great bonding experience for families. It requires preparation, patience and an appreciation for nature and the great outdoors. Teach your kids a thing or two about nature on your next vacation by camping during your

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Explore The Durango Train Museum

Posted March 21, 2019

Just over 100 years after the train was founded in 1880, the Durango Railroad Museum was created. The purpose of the museum is to display the changes, innovations and progress made on the railroad in the past century. Today, the m

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Top Train Rides In Colorado

Posted February 25, 2019

Want to enjoy Colorado’s rugged terrain without the trouble of driving your car? No need to worry. There are a variety of ways to explore the natural beauty Colorado has to offer, and many can only be seen by train. For just the

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