Tag: Durango Lifestyle

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Area Hot Springs

As we look forward to more snowfall in the near future we also look for some alternative activities and are still enjoyable throughout the winter. We are lucky to live in a stunning area of the country with access to majestic mountains, gorgeous rivers and relaxing hot springs. Join us for a journey through 4…
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2021 has finally arrived!

Out with the old and in with the new could not be a more perfect motto for the New Year. January is the ideal time to set new goals, plans and intentions for the year ahead. For some this may look like life changing plans such as moving and for others it could look like…
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New Years

The New Year is upon us and what a perfect time to celebrate new beginnings and say goodbye to the past year. This last year looked different in many ways, with the continued shut downs and social distancing regulations here are some fun ideas for celebrating the New Year in a different way. Dress up…
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Local Skiing

Winter has finally arrived and ski season is upon us. Purgatory has gotten 8” of snow this last weekend with more falling today and snow making is underway. 24 of the 105 trails are open up at Purgatory, giving you plenty of terrain to explore for early season skiing. If hitting the slopes doesn’t excite…
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Durango Noel Night

Noel Night has been a staple in Durango’s holiday events for years. This event helps businesses promote local discounts, generate business and help spread some holiday cheer. Local First acknowledges the social distancing rules in place and they believe hosting the typical Noel Night would not be a responsible choice. As an alternative, this year…
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Durango Polar Express

Did you know Durango was voted one of the best Christmas towns in the USA by Country Living Magazine? It comes as no surprise when you have the magical holiday experience of riding the Polar Express in your own backyard. The Polar Express is a holiday filled train ride that includes a 35 minute ride…
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Thanksgiving 2020

As this year has been one full of ups and downs for most of us, we wanted to take some time to reflect on areas we are thankful.  Our team shares their perspectives below. I am sure it is what everyone says, but this year I am especially thankful for my family. As we have…
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Holiday Donation Drives

With Thanksgiving upon us, this is the time of year most of us take some time to reflect on the areas we are thankful. It’s also the perfect time to consider helping others and serving the community. We’ve said it before, and we will reiterate again: Durango is one of the best communities in which…
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Veterans Day 2020

This week is Veteran’s Day. Wednesday November 11 is the day recognized as the day to honor and celebrate veterans. Do you know the history of the holiday? According to the VA website, “An Act (52 Stat. 351; 5 U. S. Code, Sec. 87a) approved May 13, 1938, made the 11th of November in each…
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Moab: A Weekend Adventure

One of the best things about living in Southwest Colorado is our proximity to so many adventures year-round. This time of year, as we are in that time frame between fall and winter, it’s the perfect time to take advantage of an easy trip and perhaps get a touch warmer weather. The Utah desert is…
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