Things to do & Info

Flow of the Animas River at: Durango * Silverton * Tall Timbers * Piedra River

13 Lucky Things to do in Durango, Colorado

1. Mesa Verde N.P. * Chaco Canyon N.P. * Chimney Rock N.M.
2. Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad * Raft & Rail
3. Bicycle or walk the Animas River Trail through Durango
4. Durango Community Recreation Center on the Animas River Trail
5.Hike from town: Animas Mountain for views * Junction Creek for stream side valley hike
6. Mountain Bike in Durango: Overend Mountain Park * Horse Gulch * Twin Buttes
6.1 MB near Durango: Phils World * Alien Loop * Boggy Draw * Sand Canyon
Coal Bank Pass to Cascade Creek * Hermosa Creek Trail * Kennebce Pass
7. Durango Art Center
8. Durango Fish Hatchery on the Animas River Trail
9. Silverton 50 miles north of Durango:  Mayflower MillOld 100 gold mine tour
10. Four wheeling the San Juans: * Alpine loop * Animas Forks Ghost Town * La Plata Canyon
11. Drive the Million Dollar Highway
12. Durango Mountain Resort and Silverton Ski Area
13. Hot Springs Nearby: Trimble Hot Springs, Durango
* Pagosa Hot Springs * Orvis Hot Springs, Ridgeway

Vacation Rentals In Durango

Vacasa, a local vacation rental management company that cares for many splendid vacation rentals in the Durango area. Visit their website, to find the ideal vacation home for your stay in Durango, Mancos, Pagosa Springs, and beyond!

Calender of things to do in Durango, Colorado

February, Wed-Sun first weekend, Snowdown
March, Wed-Sun into first weekend of March, Durango Film Festival
March Saint Patty’s Dayish, Durango Celtic Fest
Mid-April, Durango Bluegrass Meltdown
May, first weedend, Dandelion Festival
May, second weekend thru Oct, Farmers Market
May, third Sunday, Taste of Durango
May, last weekend, Southern Ute Indian Bear Dance
Memorial Day Weekend, Iron Horse Bicycle Race
June, 1st Saturday, Animas River Days
June, Fathers Day Weekend, Durango Motor Expo
July, last 2 weeks, Music in the Mountains
July, last week, Fiesta Days
Mid-August, True West Railfest
Late-August, San Juan BrewFest
September, Fourth Weekend, Durango Autumn Arts Festival
October, 1st Weekend, Durango Cowboy Gathering
November-January, Polar Express Train
December 2nd Friday after Turkey Day, Noel Night
Year Round Wednesday Weekly Bird Walk
Year Round 1st Thursdays Art Walk Downtown

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CO Div of Water Resources
American Whitewater
Arkansas Browns Canyon
Arkansas Royal Gorge
Chama River Abiqui Dam
Cataract Canyon
Dirty Devil River
Dolores Below McPhee
Dolores at Slickrock
Dolores at Bedrock
Dolores near Cisco
Dolores Releases
Embudo Creek
Escalante River
Florida River Lemon Dam
Gore Canyon
Grand Canyon
Green River Deso/Grey
Gunny Gorge
Gunny NOAA Forecast
Upper Taos Box
Lower Taos Box
Mancos River
Muddy Creek UT
So Platte 11 Mile Canyon
So Platte Bailey to Pine
Pine River Vallecito Dam
Santa Maria AZ
Salt River AZ
San Juan at Pagosa Springs
San Juan at Bluff
San Miquel at Placerville
San Rafeal Black Boxes
Tonto Creek AZ
Vallecito Creek
Virgin Narrows in Zion
MWR Partner Hotels
Best Western Mtn Shadows
Doubletree Hotel
Iron Horse Inn
Hampton Inn
General Palmer
Holiday Inn & Suites
Knights Inn
Camp Grounds
La Plata Canyon
Hermosa Creek Campground
United Campgrounds
Durango RiverSide Resort
Durango KOA
Lightner Creek CG & RV
Brew Pub & Kitchen
Tacos Nayarit
Thai Kitchen
Hwy 3 Roadhouse
Himalayan Kitchen
Ken and Sues
Serious Texas BBQ
Animas Brewing Company
Brew Pub & Kitchen
Carvers Brewing Company
Durango Brewing Company
Ska Brewing
Steamworks Brewing Company