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Rex2 Ride the Rockies 2020

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    Durango, Colorado is proud to host the 35th annual Ride the Rockies cyclist event from June 14th - 19th, 2020.   Riders come from all 50 states and 18 foreign countries to ride in this non-competitive event, which is open to cyclists of all ages. The tour route changes each year, and this year it will start and end right here in beautiful Durango, Colorado, one of the state’s most popular outdoor recreation and tourism destinations.  This year’s Ride the Rockies route is a loop, beginning in Durango and going clockwise, including Cortez, Norwood, and Ouray, along the most scenic…
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Rex2 Why Durango is the Perfect Year-Round Vacation Destination

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Have you been trying to find a great vacation destination that you can visit year-round? Located in the Southwestern region of Colorado is where you will find the city of Durango, which has experienced an expansion in the number of visitors who have chosen this town as either a destination vacation or for others who choose to make this quaint town their home.  From being featured in travel magazines (like US News and Outside Magazine), the secret is out: Durango is where it's at. Packed with history and opportunities for year-round adventures, read more to find out why it captivates…
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Rex2 Durango Named One of Top 5 Places Every American Should See

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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

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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 Turning a home into a Vacation Rental

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Durango City Council recently announced that the city will be waiving fees and permit requirements for homeowners that want to offer their homes as vacation rentals as more than 20,000 cyclists, media and enthusiasts descend upon Durango for the US Pro Challenge Bike Race this August.   As Durango prepares to almost certainly run into capacity issues, many Durango residents are planning to get out of town and earn some extra income by putting their house up for rent.  However, with a flood of new homes entering the rental pool, owners also need to thoroughly consider what it takes to successfully…
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Rex2 Durango – One of the Best Small Towns In America

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It is no surprise that Durango has made the news again as we were recently voted as one of the best small town's in America by Smithsonian Magazine.  Durango has long been knows as a beautiful Outdoor Adventure Hub and a cultural and historical gem in the heart of the Southwest which offers something for every family!  This piece was done by reporters from KREX news in Grand Junction as they came down to experience all that Durango had to offer including the famous Durango & Silverton Train Ride, our historic downtown and 3rd Ave, Fort Lewis College and more.…
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