Directions From downtown Durango: Travel south on Main Avenue and turn right (west) onto College Drive. At the light, turn left (south) onto Camino del Rio. Travel 0.85 miles to the light at Santa Rita Drive. Turn right (west) into the park and follow the road all the way to the end. The Whitewater Park includes in-stream boating features on the Animas River and is located at the north end of the Santa Rita Park.