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Amy VanBuskirk

All posts by Amy VanBuskirk

Rex2 For Train Enthusiasts Only!

By | Adventures, durango, Durango Family Packages, train, Train Packages, Train Rides, Vacation, Vacation Planning | No Comments
Just how much of a train buff are you? If your answer is that you love nothing more than the smell of coal in the morning and the cry of a steam engine whistle; then one of our many train and lodging packages is just what you need to scratch that train itch. We have three historical trains right here in Southwestern Colorado, the Rio Grande Railroad, the Cumbres and Toltec Railroad, and the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. Start your adventure in Alamosa, CO. riding the Rio Grande; this tour train ride takes you through breathtaking mountain valleys…
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Rex2 Durango is Pet Friendly

By | Activities, durango, Durango Family Packages, Durango Zip Line, Pet Friendly Travel, Rafting, train, Train Rides, Zipline | No Comments
Chloe here; I am one of the great travel experts at Gateway Reservations. I wanted to make sure I mentioned all of the pet friendly lodging choices Durango has available. One of the reasons visitors like Durango is because of the pet friendly lodging options that are available to them. Whether you would like to stay in a hotel, condo, or a private vacation home, Gateway Reservations can help you reserve the perfect accommodation for you and your four legged pal.  Are you planning a day trip on the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Train, or  Mesa Verde National Park? How…
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Rex2 The White Water is Here!

By | Adventure Packages, Adventures, durango, Durango Family Packages, Durango Packages, Family Packages, Rafting, train, Train Packages, Train Rides, Vacation | No Comments
Gateway Reservations phone lines have been ringing off the hook with traveler’s eager to get out and tackle the white water this season. Whether you are looking to undertake a two-day voyage on those class 5 rapids on the Upper Animas River, or looking for more of a temperate half-day trip on the lower Animas, Gateway Reservations has a perfect excursion waiting for you. Our knowledgeable travel experts will help you put together a summer adventure ideal for your tastes.  One of our most popular summer discounted packages is the Durango Rivers, Rails, and Trails Package.  Select accommodations of your choice; enjoy…
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Rex2 Spring is Fast Approching

By | Biking, durango, Durango Family Packages, Durango Packages, Durango Zip Line, Family Packages, packages, train, Train Rides, Unique Packages, Vacation, Vacation Planning, Zipline | No Comments
The snow is melting, the  buds are on the trees, and the daffodils are starting to peak their way through the thawing ground. What a beautiful time of year to visit our neck of the woods! Durango has several spring time activities for a couple needing a weekend get-a-way or family wanting some outdoor fun in the warm spring sun.  How does a train ride on the Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad sound? What about zip lining through our majestic Ponderosa Pines? Rent a bike and ride on the river trail, stoping at the Discovery Muesum for a fun visit.  It's also a perfect time of…
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Rex2 Spactacular Winter Balloon Rides in Durango

By | Adventure Packages, Adventures, durango, Durango Mountain Resort, Durango Packages, Durango Snow Conditions, Durango Tours, Skiing, Snowboarding, Snowmobiling, Unique Packages | No Comments
With our recent snow we have received, what could be more beautiful then a hot air balloon ride. Soaring through the crisp air high above the ground through our Animas Valley, the peaceful winter backdrop and 360 panoramic views will having you gasping in amazement!  Why not book our popular Durango Romantic Getaway Package.  Stay in one of our historical hotels, receive a couples massage and soak at Trimble Spa and Hot Springs, and the next morning head out to the valley for your personal balloon ride.  If you can stay with us a little longer, the skiing and snowmobiling are great right…
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Rex2 Snowmobile Adventures

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For a family or individual adventure, snowmobiling is fun for all! Whether you would like an hour in the back country or a full day packed with the most spectacular winter scenery Colorado has to offer. If this is your first time on a snow mobile, or you are a seasoned rider, we can help you put together a snow mobile tour that fits your needs and your budget.  Give us a call or stop by our activities center and let us help you put together a vacation you will never forget!  
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Rex2 The Great Sky Ute Loot Giveaway!

By | durango, Gaming, Vacation Planning | No Comments
Looking for a fun activity while visiting the Durango area?  Why not take the short drive to Sky Ute Resort and Casino in Ignacio, CO.  A gift just for you, if you reserve lodging with any of our great accommodation options, we will give you $20 FREE in Sky Ute Loot. Better yet, if you stay at one of the luxury hotel rooms at Sky Ute Resort, we will give you $25 in Sky Ute Loot!  Experience state-of-the-art gaming, with a 45,000 square foot gaming floor, dine in one of the five superb restaurants, or challenge each other with a couple of…
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