Durango: The Best Colorado Town for Your Winter Vacation

With so many wonderful winter events and activities, Durango is the best Colorado town to spend your winter vacation! Celebrate the season in our family-friendly winter wonderland, and give yourself the gift of a true Colorado getaway. For more details and ideas, see below. 

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Celebrate the Winter in True Colorado Style 

Durango comes alive with unique events throughout the winter. 


Experience a family-friendly light parade at Durango's premier, 5-day winter celebration, Snowdown





Or enjoy the Snowdown Balloon Rally, and watch the mass ascension from the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad!



For even more fun and festive winter events, visit our Events Calendar.


Spend Your Winter Vacation Exploring a Winter Wonderland

Durango’s wealth of winter activities will make your cold-weather getaway a truly memorable experience. 



Take a sleigh ride through the quiet Colorado forest for an unforgettable winter treat.






Bundle the family up for a dog sled ride among breathtaking winter landscapes, and afterward, warm up in our natural hot springs.




Make Your Winter Vacation Great with the Perfect Lodging


From cozy cabins to historic hotels to modern vacation rentals, Durango has your winter getaway. Find your perfect place to stay and start planning your winter vacation now.



Fun for Families and Kids

With so many unique, family-friendly events and activities, Durango is the perfect place to spend your family’s winter vacation! Plan a cheery getaway that all ages will enjoy and celebrate the season together. 


Your most memorable winter vacation is waiting
for you in Durango, Colorado.

Start planning now!

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