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September 2021 Events

September is when the fall colors really start to show their true colors, the weather is cooler, and the events are beautiful! Here are three can’t miss events happening in Durango in September. First up on September 7th Rob Webster will take the stage in Three Springs for their Concerts in the Plaza Series. From…
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Spring Skiing at Purgatory

Spring break is upon us and what a perfect time to get some ski days in up at Purgatory resort before the season ends. Spring skiing can be some of the best here in southwest Colorado. While the snow is starting to melt in lower elevations, up in the higher elevations the snow is sticking…
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Back Country Skiing

One of the many reasons Durango is so appealing is the outdoor recreation that is available year round. No matter the season the four corners area provides adventure and excitement. During the warmer months you can experience hiking, biking, camping, climbing and so much more. In colder months you have cross-country skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, backcountry…
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2021 Winter Events

Many of Durango residences were sad to learn the annual premiere winter celebration is canceled this year (also known as Snowdown). This year would have marked the 43st annual celebration of Snowdown and is an event a lot of locals look forward to all year.  Good news! There are still local winter events for you…
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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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Purgatory Opens for Summer Activities

June 20 marks an exciting day for Durango—Purgatory opens for the summer season! Each year, Purgatory hosts several fun activities for locals and tourists alike, and we are excited to see 2020 is no exception. Of course, most people know it as our local ski resort, but summertime is also a fun time to enjoy…
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Purgatory Opening Day This Weekend

The day so many of our locals have been waiting for is nearly upon us. This weekend, Saturday, November 21, is the opening day at Purgatory Resort. This is an exciting season for many locals. It is the 50th anniversary of the resort, and new ownership brought its original name back after being named Durango…
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