Nick Kogos Visit Durango
Nick Kogos

Nick Kogos is the Marketing Manager for Visit Durango. When he's not marketing up a storm to promote Durango to the world, you can find him peak-bagging, mountain biking, climbing, backpacking, or writing.

10 Hidden Gem Spots for Fall Colors in Durango

As part of Southwestern Colorado, Durango is an incredible place to experience the change of seasons. Fall in Durango is a magical place where the mountains and mesas landscape shift from bright green to golden yellow. With so many places to explore around the area, it's hard to determine where the…

Itinerary: Camper Van Trip In Durango

Planning a camper van trip is hard! You don't want to spend your time in the car driving from place to place. Instead, you want to enjoy Durango's local activities and sightseeing while also knowing the best places for camping, restaurants, groceries, and, of course, showers. This itinerary has…

50 Things to Do in Durango This Summer

Durango is the perfect place to visit this summer for your next vacation in and around Colorado. Located in southwestern Colorado, Durango has some of the best outdoor activities in the whole state. Planning your next trip to Colorado? Have you considered the hub for everything Colorado: Durango…

What Airlines Fly to Durango?

Flights In and Out of Durango Are Inexpensive and Easy to Book Durango, CO is one of the top destinations for travelers to Colorado and is easily accessible by air. Durango-La Plata County Airport (DRO) is the main airport providing service to southwest Colorado, and just minutes from Mesa Verde…

Trail Etiquette in Durango: What You Should Know

Hiking Rules for More Fun and Less Stress on Your Outdoor Adventures Durango’s many hiking trails are welcoming to visitors and locals, day-trippers and through-hikers alike, as well as mountain bikers, horseback riders, and ATV enthusiasts. Taking some time to get to know the trails could prevent…

Our Favorite Horseback Riding Trails in Durango

Explore the Best Horseback Trail Riding in Durango Horseback riding is one of the best ways to see Durango’s beautiful landscape, experience the beauty, and feel a connection with the land. From canyons to meadows to ridgelines, the view from horseback is spectacular. Horseback riding was also…

50 Things to Do During Staycation Month in Durango

February is officially Staycation month in Durango! No matter how you slice it- 2020 was a strange year. After so many tragedies and hiccups that last year brought us, everyone in Durango could use a break! As you’re considering taking a break from your couch or rewarding yourself for surviving…

Our 9 Favorite Instagrammable Winter Spots

Have that camera ready when you get into Durango’s little slice of heaven! Durango and the adjacent La Plata County is one of the most photographed areas in Colorado- but mostly during the Summer. What most people don't know is that the same spots where photographers and Instagrammers flock to…