Durango Attractions

Durango is a year-round destination. Whether you choose to visit summer or winter, there are plenty of attractions. Summer is a busy time for Durango so we highly recommend that you make your reservations in advance to ensure a carefree vacation.

Things To Do In Durango, Colorado:


Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
Experience the adventure of riding the train through the breathtakingly scenic San Juan National Forest.
Mesa Verde
Mesa Verde National Park – Ancient Ancestral Puebloan cliff dwellings. Open year-round
Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort
Enjoy skiing on 1,200 acres of terrain. 10 lifts
Trimble Spa & Natural Hot Springs
located just six miles outside of Durango.
The Animas River
runs through town and offers up Fly Fishing and River Trips – rafting & kayaking
Historic Downtown Durango
Award winning restaurants, eclectic art galleries, fabulous shopping, historic hotels and great special events.
Outdoor Recreation – hiking, biking, rafting, golf, flyfishing and more… Vallecito Lake
One of Colorado’s largest and most beautiful lakes. Located only 25 miles northeast of Durango.
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Sky Ute Lodge & Casino
offers 400 + slot machines, poker, blackjack, and bingo 4-days a week!
Get a taste of the Old West. From chuck wagon dinners to horseback rides…
 Bar D chuckwagon
Packages and Deals
check out these great packages pairing attractions with lodging or create your own
Bar D Chuckwagon
If you’re coming to Durango (or live here), you really need to check out the Bar D Chuckwagon. This is dining at its most entertaining.