Nestled in the San Juan Mountains in Southwestern Colorado, Durango is a picturesque mountain town brimming with exciting things to see and do!
From fly-fishing, zip lining and mountain biking, to skiing, rock climbing and golfing; outdoor enthusiasts will be amazed by the playground Mother Nature has provided. Breathe in the crisp mountain air and set off in exploration of world-class parks and monuments like Mesa Verde National Park and Chimney Rock National Monument.
Those wishing to indulge their artistic side can do so at a dozen art galleries, the Henry Strater Theatre, lively festivals, and our world-famous historic railway. Founded in 1879, the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad offers breathtaking scenic views sure to inspire your inner photographer. Named the #1 North American Train Trip by National Geographic Traveler in 2010, this Historic Landmark welcomes over 100,000 passengers each year and has been featured in numerous movies.
Just steps away, spend the night at the historic Strater Hotel in downtown Durango. A member of Historic Hotels of America, Preferred Hotels, Historic Hotels of the Rockies, and AAA, here guests can experience the Old West while just moments away from eclectic dining, shopping, and more.
Celebrate our agricultural roots with farm-fresh offerings at over 80 distinctive restaurants, stroll the historic downtown for boutique shopping, and cruise the winding scenic San Juan Skyway through the mountains; it’s all here waiting for you in Durango.
Visit www.durango.org or call 1-800-GO DURANGO
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