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Guide To A Guy’s Trip To Durango

The Ultimate Destination For A Guys' Colorado Getaway

Sometimes you just need to take a guys trip to unwind and have some fun. Friends are important and they keep you sane when life gets stressful, so quit waiting and plan your guy’s trip to Durango, Colorado. Durango is a great place for a guy’s getaway, as the beautiful mountain scenery makes the ultimate outdoor playground.

Ride The Million Dollar Highway

The Million Dollar Highway is the ride of a lifetime, and you have to experience it to really appreciate the thrill. It was voted the fourth best ride in the country by the American Motorcycle Association because of the winding curves, high mountain passes, gorgeous vistas and mining towns. Allow at least a half day for the 96 mile round trip adventure with your boys.

Million Dollar Highway

Go Whitewater Rafting

Experience the thrill of zooming down the Animas River and hold on tight as you are tossed around by the current. Whitewater rafting is an exhilarating experience that you and the guys will love during your trip to Durango. Just don’t be the one to fall in! Never been rafting before? Check out our blog on tips for rafting in Durango.

Durango Rafting

Conquer Some Colorado Terrain

Durango ATV rentals give thrill seekers an electrifying new way to see and experience the outdoors. These rugged RZR vehicles were made to climb and let you race through the rough Durango terrain with ease and excitement. Perfect for a groups of 2-4, a Durango RZR rental will let you chase adventure like never before.

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Hit The Trails

Hit the trails on Durango's world-class mountain biking trails! You and your buddies won't be disappointed with the variety of places to bike in Durango. Enjoy the thrill of speeding through the hundreds of miles of amazing singletrack in and around Durango, from the desert to the mountains and everything in between.

Durango Mountain Biking

Experience Rock Climbing

The Durango area has many opportunities for exploring and practicing the sport of rock climbing. Whether you and your guys are at a beginner, intermediate or advanced climber level, you’ll be sure to find a climb that will fit the needs of everyone. Durango also has year-round guide services that offers clients jaw-dropping climbing and trekking opportunities in the summer while their guided ice climbing excursions keep guests busy in the winter.

Durango Rock Climbing

Hike In The San Juans

The San Juan National Forest contains thousands of acres of beautiful green wilderness perfect for fishing, biking, hiking, backpacking, camping—you name it! There are even campgrounds where you can spend the night sharing stories around the fire after a long hike. There is nothing more manly about a guy’s trip to Durango than living in the wilderness.

San Juan National Forest

Cast A Line & Catch Some Fish

Durango is a prime fly fishing destination. The cool clear waters of this Southwest Colorado town offer opportunities to reel in a big one. Duranglers is a local fishing guide company that offers fishing trips on many local waterways, including the Animas River, Rio Grande, the Pine River and the San Juan Tailwaters.

Fly Fishing

Face Your Fear Of Heights

Are you and your guy friends brave enough to soar over the San Juan Mountains on 27 different zip lines, ranging from 56 to 1,400 feet in length? You’ll go flying through the old growth pine forest canopy and get to see the world from a bird’s eye view. Ziplining makes for the perfect adventure and adrenaline rush, and Soaring Tree Top Adventures has the largest zipline in the world.

Durango Zipline

Embrace Your Inner Cowboy

Colorado Trails Ranch is a real working dude ranch where you and your best guy friends can experience what life was like in the wild west. Go horseback riding, herd cattle or try trap shooting and archery – then relax in the swimming pool. Now’s your chance to live like a real cowboy!

Colorado Trails Ranch

Try Out Durango Breweries

Sample some of the best craft beers in Durango with your buddies. A guy’s trip to Durango is not complete without visiting Durango’s breweries like Steamworks Brewing Company, Ska Brewing Company, Durango Brewing Company, Carver Brewing Company and Animas Brewing Company. Cheers!

Durango Breweries

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