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Durango Activities, Train Rides & Attractions | Things to Do in Durango, CO

Durango, Colorado is renowned for its mountains, western culture and wealth of outdoor activities and attractions. In addition to a ride on the historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad or a visit to Mesa Verde National Park, there are endless ways to relax, rejuvenate, reinvigorate, and get some good, old-fashioned outdoor exercise! Below you will find some of Durango's best activities including scenic tours, whitewater rafting, Jeep and Hummer tours, Tree-Soaring and zip-lines, rock climbing, mountain biking and much more! Don't forget your camera, because no matter where you are, the scenery will be awe-inspiring!


San Juan Mountain Guides

Durango, CO
Durango's premier climbing, hiking, backpacking, and skiing guide service. Operating since 1989 in the Durango area and the San Juan National Forest. Offering a full array of activities including rock climbing, ice climbing, alpine climbing, backcountry skiing, avalanche courses, backpacking, and hiking.

Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours

Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours, founded in 1985, is the first river outfitter in Durango to be licensed by the State of Colorado. We offer the safest and finest whitewater rafting available in the Southwest Colorado and have a perfect safety record. We offer all the rafting trips in Durango to all ages, making Rivertrippers a great experience for the entire family!

Performance Sports

Durango, CO
Performance Sports Rentals is located at Cascade Village offers a variety of shaped skis, boots, poles,and packages for kids and and adults.. Downstairs from the front lobby.

Purgatory Ski and Snowboard Rentals

Durango, CO
Purgatory ski and snowboard rentals, located on the 2nd floor of the Village Center, offers a variety of shaped skis, boots, poles,and packages for kids and and adults.

Healthy Hounds and Fat Cats

Durango, CO
We are not your typical kennel. Dogs get plenty of play time and socialization, and tons of lovin'. Large kennels are provided for anyone who needs some "quiet time". Healthy treats are provided. Please bring food if needed, and a bed or something that smells familiar if you think your dog might be nervous. Please bring current vaccination records also.

Trimble Spa and Natural Hot Springs

Durango, CO
Nonsmoking rooms: 0
Suites: 1
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Queen bedrooms: 0
Year last renovated: 1996
Trimble Spa, Natural Hot Springs offers a variety of massage treatments, as well as soaking in our relaxing naturally heated mineral waters. All Spa treatments include pretreatment in the Red Rock Spa Pool and all-day access to the therapy hot pools, Olympic-sized outdoor, heated swimming pool and saunas. Our big lawn is ideal for sunbathing and just hanging out.

Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad

Durango, CO
Relive history with the sights and sounds of yesteryear for a truly spectacular journey aboard the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. Experience the adventure of traveling by a coal-fired, steam-locomotive on the same tracks miners, cowboys and settlers of the old west took over a century ago.

Rustlers Roost Ranch

Mancos, CO
Rustlers Roost Ranch provides the finest horse adventures in the west. Located in beautiful Mancos Valley next to Mesa Verde National Park. No visit to the great southwest is complete with out dropping in on the boys. You can choose from several horseback adventures in the High Desert or the Colorado Rocky Mountain High Country.

Signature Salon - Salon.Spa.Med Spa

Durango, CO
Durango Colorado's only full service spa is located just slightly north of historic downtown Durango on the banks of The Animas River. Signature Salon & Health Spa offers a complete line of spa services such as massage and skin treatments. There is also a full service Salon specializing in hair, nails, and other body treatments.

Fox Fire Farms

Ignacio, CO
Welcome to the Fox Fire Farms Wine Tasting Room!

The Southwest's premier certified organic farm and vineyards.

Dalton Ranch Golf Club

Durango, CO
Dalton Ranch Golf Club, set in the magnificent Animas Valley, just six miles north of Durango, Colorado, winds its way along the Animas River below the towering red cliffs of the San Juan Mountains.

Rapp Corral

Durango, CO
Rapp Corral brings you one step closer to being in the beautiful San Juan Mountains, where rides will bring you through spectacular aspen groves and tall pines, and where wildlife has been known to stroll right across your path and in front of your camera lens.

Gateway Reservations Specials

Durango, CO
Book unique packages, special trips and give the gift of travel. Gift Certificates may be used towards lodging, transportation, activities or any of our year-round Colorado packages.

Flexible Flyers Rafting

Durango, CO
Our mission is to provide fun, friendly, family oriented whitewater rafting, tubing, and kayaking adventures in and around Durango, CO. We offer guided rafting trips as well as tube and inflatable kayak rentals. Customers become our friends and they return year after year to raft the Animas River with us.

Durango Arts Center

Durango, CO
The Durango Arts Center is your home for the Arts in Durango, Colorado. Enjoy unique evening shows and entertainment.

This year, enjoy the famous off-Broadway production of Greater Tuna - a comedy classic!

**Please note, shows are hosted Fridays and Saturdays Only**


Durango, CO
Duranglers specializes in year round fly fishing guided trips to the fabulous Durango area trout waters. We teach fly fishing skills to beginners of all ages and provide fine points and useful tips to the expert angler. Some of the many waters we guide are the San Juan, Animas, Pine, Dolores, Rio Grande, and Piedra.

Durango Mountain Resort - Lift Tickets

Durango, CO
For more than 40 years, Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort has provided the perfect place in the Rockies, with everything you need for an incredible winter vacation. However, Durango Mountain Resort is not only for the winter anymore.

Snowmobile Adventures

Durango, CO
Snowmobile Tours

Snowmobile Adventures the official provider of snowmobile tours at Durango Mountain Resort/Purgatory. Operating daily except Christmas

Powerhouse Science Center AKA Durango Discovery Museum

Durango, CO
Come enjoy Durango's brand new hands-on, interactive science center which is guaranteed to be fun for all ages! A great new place for family adventure, school field trips, early childhood learning, special events and getting your geek on.

Hillcrest Golf Course

Durango, CO
Set atop a scenic mesa which overlooks Durango... Hillcrest Golf Course offers a fun and scenic way to enjoy your golf. Our 18 hole course has been open since 1969.

Surrounded by the beauty and tranquility of the Southern Colorado Rockies, it provides anyone the opportunity to play golf.

Buck's Livery Riding

Durango, CO
Buck's Livery has approx. 30 gentle mountain horses. All rides are in the San Juan Mountains. Guests have expressed that this is the most beautiful trail ride they have ever been on. Weight linit is 220 pounds. Children 3 years or younger may be doubled with small adults only.

Southern Ute Cultural Center and Museum

Ignacio, CO
The Southwest's newest and most impressive cultural center and museum is now open!

What SUCCM has to offer you

Henry Strater Theatre

Durango, CO
World renowned historic theatre on Main Ave in Durango, CO. Off Broadway and Las Vegas hit shows, as well as Comedy, Caberet, Concerts and more.

Over The Rainbow Ballooning

Durango, CO
Spectacular Hot Air Ballooning Adventures in the Rocky Mountains of Southwestern Colorado. We fly the beautiful Animas River Valley from the Red Rock Ranch following the winding Animas River to Durango.

Small, intimate flights are our specialty. Couples or couples with children preferred.

Full Blast Adventure Center

Durango, CO
Full Blast Adventure Center is Durango's first, full service adventure center offering some of Durango's newest and most exciting family friendly adventures. Come and enjoy Durango's newest Zipline, Durango's first Paintball Park - all from one great adventure center!

Animas Transportation

Durango, CO
Animas Transportation is Durango's newest full service transportation option! Whether you need a ride to / from the airport or you need a ride to one of the Southwest's beautiful surrounding communities, Animas Transportation is "Taking You Where You Want to Go!"

Music in the Mountains

Durango, CO
Music in the Mountains is Durango's Premier Annual Musical Festival. Music in the Mountains will be celebrating its 27th festival season from July 7 to July 28, 2013, featuring orchestra, chamber and conservatory performances of classical and world music.

AAM's Mild to Wild Rafting and Jeep Trail Tours

Durango, CO
Discover the magic of our 77 Mild to Wild trip options, 2 hours to 5 days, for ages 4 to 84 in Colorado, Arizona and Utah. The beauty and serenity of the places we go inspire us to dedicate our lives to sharing these natural treasures with you! We take pride in providing a first class adventure where no detail is overlooked.

Discover Durango Tours

Durango, CO
Discover Durango Tours is a company which provides a fun and informative experience for locals and our great town. Enjoy an afternoon on a walking food tour in historic downtown Durango while sampling food and brew from unique, locally owned establishments.

Durango Mountain Bike Tours

Durango, CO
So, you've finally decided to visit Durango, with your bike in tow. Now what? You could try and find a trail, stop at every intersection, pull out the map and hope you pick the right way. Or you could leave it to the pros. Let Durango Mountain Bike Tours make it easy for you.

Ski Barn

Durango, CO
Since 1973, The Ski Barn in Durango, Colorado has provided performance ski products and services featuring a full line of skis, expert boot-fitting, and experienced and qualified technicians. Their goal is to provide the friendliest and most professional service to the skiers and boarders enjoying Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort , Telluride, Wolf Creek and Silverton Mountain.

Buck Horn Limousine

Durango, CO
Buck Horn Limousine is a 24-hour on call service providing luxury transportation and tours anywhere in the state of Colorado. Rates are competitive with local taxi and airport shuttles, and in most cases a lot cheaper. Buck Horn provides luxury limo service including CD/TV/DVD, courtesy phone and beverage service.

Mountain Waters Rafting

Durango, CO
Mountain Waters Rafting makes it easy and FUN to experience whitewater rafting in Durango! Over 30 years of rafting experience gives us an edge over any other outfitter and our satisfied customers attest to our experience and professionalism.

Four Corners Whitewater

Durango, CO
We are courteous, professional and very safety conscious guides who care about your experience. 4 good reasons to choose 4 Corners:

1. No rental fees. If you need a wetsuit you got it!

2. Near new self bailing rafts. 14 foot or smaller boats for more fun.

3. Secluded, fully stocked Upper Animas riverside camp.

4. High guide to client ratio.

Over the Hill Outfitters

Durango, CO
Over the Hill Outfitters offers everything horseback from two hour rides on their 1200 acre private quarter horse ranch to dinner rides to 5 day horseback expeditions in the heart of the Weminuche Wilderness of the San Juan National Forest. All rides have a weight limit of 220 pounds and are for ages 7 and older.

Mesa Verde Aramark Tours

Mancos, CO
Providing the only lodging and NPS-approved guided tours inside Mesa Verde National Park, Far View Lodge offers 150 non-smoking rooms ranging from simple to upscale available late spring through early fall. Perched atop a mesa at 8200' elevation within this U.S.

Hermosa Tours

Durango, CO
Hermosa Tours operates guided mountain bike tours in and around Durango, CO for all skill levels - from first timers to the most advanced.

Outlaw Tours

Durango, CO
We are an outdoor seasonal recreation company offering activities in whitewater rafting, hummer tours. ATV tours & snowmobile tours. We are the oldest & most respected outfitter in southwest Colorado. We are open for all seasons and always have something fun and exciting for the outdoor enthusiast. When it comes to fun we're number one.

Soaring Tree Top Adventures

Durango, CO
The largest zipline adventure in the world is here in Durango, Colorado! With 27 unique spans over beautiful mountain scenery, across Aspen and Old-Growth Ponderosa forest and criss-crossing the mighty Animas River, Soaring Tree Top Adventures' Zipline is a full-day of family-friendly adventure.

Hassle Free Sports

Durango, CO
Hassle Free Sports can accommodate all your Ski and Bike rental needs. Looking for summer adventure? Climb the beautiful mountain passes on a state-of-the-art carbon road bike, dominate the singletrack on a dual suspension mountain bike, or just cruise the streets of Durango on a comfort cruiser bike.

Purgatory Ski and Ride School

Durango, CO
Learn from the best. Our professional Ski and Snowboard School will get you off on the right foot, or take you to the next level.

Durango Mountain Resort Summer Activities

Durango, CO
Make summer adventures into great family memories! To get the best deal on your day at Durango Mountain Resort, purchase our Total Adventure Ticket. The Total Adventure Ticket allows you 5 activities during the day of your choosing. You can do 1 activity 5 times in a row, or 5 different activities, or mix and match to create your ideal day of fun.

Durango Rafting Company

Durango, CO
Kids 8 and under RAFT FREE with Durango Rafting Company!

What is Central Reservations?

Gateway Reservations is the premier Central Reservation service in the Southern Rocky Mountains - offering a huge, comprehensive selection of lodging, activity, transportation and discounted package options to some of the Southwest's most popular destinations!

Are you riding the famous Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad? Looking for a cheap hotel in Durango or maybe a cabin or vacation home in Glenwood Springs? How about a discounted vacation package to save on your accommodations and activities by booking them together? Our online booking engine and professionally staffed call center are here to provide you with an all inclusive comparison tool which is designed to help you compare all of your transportation, activity, and lodging choices throughout our popular Colorado and New Mexico vacation destinations.

Start by entering your travel dates and we will pull up a huge selection of open and available accommodation options, from hotels and motels to deluxe cabins, condos and vacation homes. You can also compare some of the most popular, exciting and unique activity options in any of our vacation destinations. We will help you compare rates, availability, amenities, photos and more so that, once you know what you want to do, we will make it easy to build your own unique Durango discounted travel packages to plan your own version of a perfect, inclusive vacation.


Using Gateway's Central Reservations service is as easy as 1-2-3!

  1. Enter your travel dates, number of travelers and the destination that you are interested in. When you hit search, all of the open and available options will show up for you so that you can start comparing the rates, amenities, availability, pictures and more to pick the stay that is right for you. Don't need lodging? Compare activities and transportation options just as easily by clicking on our Colorado activities link!
  2. Once you have selected your lodging, it will be added to your itinerary and you can start to compare all of the various pre-built packages or add à la carte activities and other options to build your own custom package!
  3. Once you have built the perfect itinerary, you can save it as a no-hassle quote for later to share with friends and family or you can book everything and complete your entire vacation plan in just a couple clicks. Need help or can't find what you're looking for? A travel expert is always just a phone call away at 800.828.4228!


Why is Gateway Central Reservations different?

Gateway Reservations is similar to other large reservations companies but what makes us different is that we only focus on our incoming travel to our Southwestern vacation destinations. Our small, family owned business has been built and grown right here in the Southwest and love where we live, making us the local travel experts to give you the most comprehensive, honest and impartial service you can find. Tired of talking to someone in another country that has no idea where to eat in Durango or how far it is to the hot springs in Glenwood? Our no-hassle, service oriented team is here to take care of you before, during and after your trip to make sure that you have a great vacation! Click here to learn more about Gateway Reservations...


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