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Rex2 Spring Travel in Colorado: What to Pack and Why

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A favorite saying here in Colorado is, “Wait five minutes and the weather will change.” It’s almost the go-to phrase you’ll hear when it’s snowing or raining or sunny outside in the mountains. Though we’re finally seeing the days get longer, we still have plenty of days where it will snow in the morning and by evening it’s 50 degrees. So, what do you pack for a trip where the weather changes so much? Layering Tees: Packing a tee that can layer easily under a sweater or a shirt can help give you that extra bit of warmth, which is…
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Rex2 Colorado Travel Adventures for Those 50 and Older

By | Activities, Adventure Packages, Adventures, Multi Destination Packages, Pagosa Springs Packages, telluride, Train Packages, Train Packages, Train Rides, Unique Packages, Vacation, Vacation Planning | No Comments
No matter your age, Colorado is full of amazing things to do during any season. If you like adventurous vacations or relaxing ones, exciting things to do or cultural experiences, Durango has a ton of activities to appease everyone. Especially, if you’re empty-nesters or retired. Did you know that the words “O beautiful for spacious skies, For amber waves of grain, For purple mountain majesties, Above the fruited plain,” from our famed America the Beautiful were inspired and penned after the author had hiked a Colorado peak? We live in a truly beautiful country! It makes me want to swirl…
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Rex2 Skiing in September?

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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 The Southwest Epic Ski Package

By | durango, Durango Mountain Resort, Multi Destination Packages, Ski Packages, Skiing, Snowboard Packages, Snowboarding, telluride, Telluride Ski Packages, Unique Packages, Vacation Planning | No Comments
For the first time, we have built the perfect package for the true ski / snowboard enthusiast - the Epic Ski Package!  For the real powder hound, this package offers incredible discounts on lodging and lift tickets to the most popular ski mountains in the Southwest - Purgatory Resort and Telluride Mountain. This 4 night, 4 ski day package is the only one of its kind - letting you customize a package to two of the Southwest's best ski mountains for one incredible value. Start your trip in Durango and chose from one of hundreds of lodging options.  Whether you…
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Rex2 Opening Dates for Area Ski Resorts

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For the 2010/11 ski season Purgatory Resort plans to open on December 3rd, 2010. If Mother Nature cooperates like she already has we may be hitting the slopes by Thanksgiving Day! Great deals on winter ski packages are still available including our Purgatory Resort ski package where some of Durango's best lodges have given us unbeatable deals and the savings are being passed along to you. Monarch Mountain is planning on opening the day before Thanksgiving. They have already had over 20 inches of snow so far and it's looking to be a great season there. Monarch offers some of the best…
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Rex2 The 17th Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival!

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  When it comes to scenic music festivals Telluride is number one, the Festival takes place in Telluride, CO, known for it's scenic beauty and world class skiing.  It is a three-day celebration of music and microbrews, held in Telluride Town Park, an outdoor music venue with breathtaking mountains for a backdrop from September 17, 18, & 19, 2010. There will be plenty of food and brews at the venue all day long.  At night, follow the festival as it flows into the town of Telluride, with late night juke joints and after-hours jams. This years headliners will be George Thorogood,…
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