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Rex2 Skiing in September?

By | Activities, durango, Durango Mountain Resort, Durango Snow Conditions, packages, Purgatory, Ski Packages, Skiing, Snow Conditions, Snowboarding, telluride, Telluride Ski Packages, Telluride Snow Conditions | No Comments
Believe it or not, we were excited to see that the San Juan's are already seeing powder!  Last weekend, Silverton Mountain got 2 to 3 feet of snow which was enough to even carve some turns...  We are hopeful that this will be a sign of a great winter to come.  Check out the recent article in the Durango Herald about the fresh snow in Silverton. With an unbelievable amount of earth quenching rain over the last few weeks, all signs point to an amazing winter in the Southwest and that means amazing ski packages with great powder! As they…
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Rex2 Jeep Tours in the San Juans

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Looking for another great way to cool off and enjoy the beautiful mountains in the Durango area?  Last weekend we gave relatives from the desert of Phoenix a great adventure in the cool San Juan Mountains. We started in Durango and took the fabulous Million Dollar Highway north to Silverton, an interesting old mining town.  We then took part of the Alpine Loop that takes you over Engineer Mt Pass (at 12,700 feet you truly feel as though you are on top of the world!) and down into the tiny mountain town of Ouray.   Along with the incrediable views,  we enjoyed the beautiful wild flowers,…
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Rex2 Durango Named One of Top 5 Places Every American Should See

By | Activities, Adventures, Arts, durango, In The News, train, Vacation, Vacation Planning | No Comments
Excited to see that yet again, Durango has received some fantastic recognition for being one of 5 places that every American should visit! The Today Show on NBC recently did a piece on their top 5 picks of beautiful places that every person should see and we couldn't agree more! Check out the story below and make sure to make Durango a stop on your next great adventure in America! Let us help you plan your vacation to Durango and find the perfect fit for your lodging and activities to match your budget and interests. Call us to plan your…
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Rex2 Gateways New Look

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As we get ready to enter our 26th year of serving the visitors to Durango and the greater Southwest, Gateway Reservations is excited to show off our brand new look!  After many years with the quintessential aspen tree logo, we decided that we needed to get with the times and take on a fresh new look to match our long history of destination vacation planning services.  After all, most of us don't still have the same look in the kitchen as we did in 1986 right?! So after much deliberation, time, and development, we have a brand new look and…
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Rex2 Durango – One of the Top 10 Emerging Ski Towns in North America

By | durango, Durango Mountain Resort, Durango Packages, In The News, Ski Packages, Skiing, Snowboard Packages, Snowboarding, Snowmobiling, Vacation, Vacation Planning | No Comments
We always love to hear that Durango is back in the news for gaining yet another ski honor!   National Geographic has just named Durango one of the Top 10 Emerging Ski Towns in North America!  In publication known for understanding what makes a world-class destination, National Geographic noted that Durango's friendly, unpretentious atmosphere mixed with a variety of outdoor adventure makes it a perfect place for families to enjoy epic skiing and snowboarding on a trip that won't break the bank.  Our actual award from the  story was for being the "Best For: Budget-minded families with multisport inclinations and a…
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Rex2 Durango – Most Affordable Ski Vacation In North America

By | Beer, durango, Durango Family Packages, Durango Mountain Resort, Durango Packages, packages, Purgatory, Ski Packages, Skiing, Snowboarding, Vacation Planning | No Comments
Well, Durango is back in the news for being one of the best ski values on the continent! Trip Advisor recently completed the Trip Advisor Index: Ski index for 2012 / 13 and we are excited to see something that we actually already knew... Durango is one of the best ski values in the world and the #1 value in North America!  When looking at the total package of what it costs for a hotel stay, lifts, rentals, a meal and, most importantly, a beer - Durango was by far the best value and most affordable at an easy going…
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Rex2 Congratulations To Our Ski Free Promo Winner

By | Contests and Give Aways | No Comments
How many contests have we entered in our lives where we never hear about a winner and find it hard to believe that they ever gave anything away at all?  How often have I said to myself, " I never win anything?"  Well, sometimes it's true - but just sometimes, there are contests with real winners! So we wanted to take this opportunity to congratulate Kelsey H. on winning our recent free ski package giveaway!  She will enjoy a free 2 night stay in Durango along with 2 days on the slopes at Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort for 2…
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Rex2 Buy 3 Get 4 is Back!

By | durango, Durango Mountain Resort, Durango Snow Conditions, packages, Purgatory, Ski Packages, Skiing, Snowboard Packages, Snowboarding, Vacation Planning | No Comments
One of Durango's best ski deals is back this year with the return of the Durango Buy 3, Get 4 package.  It is one of the Southwest's best ski values and it's easy... If you stay for 3 nights in Durango at your choice of some of Durango's best in-town lodging and ski, we will throw in a 4th night for free!  On top of that, we have included some of our absolute best lift ticket discounts, rental discounts and more! Visit our Buy 3 Get 4 Package page, enter your stay of 4 nights and you will only pay…
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Rex2 Want to Ski for Free?

By | Contests and Give Aways, Durango Packages, Purgatory, Ski Packages, Snowboard Packages, Vacation Planning | No Comments
What's better than carving down the slopes at Durango Mountain Resort on a perfect powder day?  Carving down the slopes for free!  We are excited to host our Free Ski Package giveaway again this year! Personally speaking, I was never one of the cool kids in school and I learned the value of buying off new friends.  It's not that they didn't want to be my friend... they just needed a little incentive to hang out with me and find out how cool I really was!  Well, I continue that tradition today.  We know that you will like being a…
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Rex2 Durango Colorado Fall Activities

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Fall is in the air!  Durango is the perfect place to experience fall colors whether you want a romantic getaway or an adventure in the foliage. Nothing is more romantic then riding the historical Durango and Silverton Train in the mountains amid the foliage. View the spectacular colors by train and then spend the night in one of our many lodging options. The cool fall air will make you hungry so make sure to book a reservation at one of our amazing restaurants.  If you need to relax after a long summer of playing try a spa treatment to work…
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