Durango Guides

Plan For The Trip That's Right For You

Plan your Durango, Colorado vacation with these suggested Durango guides. Relax, get in touch with your heart, and delight your senses on your visit to Durango, Colorado. The Durango area offers many San Juan Mountain experiences. Visitors discover so many things to do: everything from breweries to ancient ruins to hot springs resorts.

Fall Guide

There are plenty of fun fall activities to enjoy in Durango. Enjoy the crisp outdoors by the Animas River, hiking through the gold aspens of the San Juans or just stroll through the shops of historic downtown. If you’re feeling a little more adventurous, check out ziplining, jeep or ATV tours or maybe even a rock climbing adventure.

Spring Guide

Spring in Durango is also filled with lots of fun springtime events and fun things to do. The Durango Bluegrass Meltdown is a popular Durango spring event held in April that’s dedicated to bluegrass music. There is always bluegrass music playing all over Durango, on stages, in barns, in coffee shops, bars, restaurants, and breweries.

Summer Guide

Springtime in Durango is a dream, but summer is when the town really comes alive! The snow has melted, temperatures are rising and it's time to get outside. Summer is the perfect season to enjoy outdoor activities in Durango, exciting events and a wide variety of other things to do. Take advantage of the sun and warm weather to see a new side of Southwest Colorado.

Winter Guide

Durango, Colorado is the best place for your winter vacation. Maybe you are just seeking out the week-long winter party vibe of Snowdown? Maybe this year instead of a romantic getaway, you've simply decided to celebrate your love for beer and breweries? Durango embraces Winter with everything from snow skiing to shopping.

Adrenaline Junkie Guide

Thrill knows no season, but most adrenaline junkies get a charge out of winter. When you see that first snowflake, your heart begins to pound from not only excitement but nerves. You are an adrenaline junkie. Treat yourself to a winter weekend experience in Durango, Colorado, the top destination for people who like to try something they have never done before.

Beer Lovers Guide

If you’re looking for fun things to do in Durango, then sampling beer will be one of the first things on your list. If you enjoy high quality microbrewed beer paired with delicious food, then this is the perfect weekend itinerary for you! Use this suggested itinerary to craft the perfect weekend! Experience the amazing breweries the city has to offer.

History Guide

If you’re coming to Durango and you have an educative spirit, then you are visiting the right place. Durango is one of the most popular destinations in Colorado, and for good reason. We've put together a sample itinerary to help you immerse in the best historical information about the American southwest, and it might be just what you need to get going.

Outdoor Enthusiast Guide

Durango is widely known as a destination for outdoor enthusiasts and has become a hub for outdoor adventurers who choose Durango for everything from rock climbing, biking and fishing to hunting, hiking and skiing. Below is a small sample itinerary of the many outdoor activities Durango has to offer.

Couple's Getaway

With gorgeous mountain scenery as well as several excellent restaurants and charming inns, this lovely Colorado town will relight the spark between you and your sweetheart. Here are some ideas of what you can do during your couples retreat.