This year, the entire first week of July is jam-packed with events, music, and things to keep you busy in the summer sunshine. Check out our guide to celebrating Independence Day in Durango to see everything that's going on and join in on a full community-wide celebration!
Introducing Summer Kennel Tours at Durango Dog Ranch
Be prepared to fall in love with Durango Dog Ranch! Tour the kennel, meet the dogs, see the operation, and snuggle the newest puppies. Highly trained guides will offer a unique perspective on dog sledding history and culture. Plus, have the adventure of a lifetime on a family-friendly cart ride or adrenaline-pumping scooter ride around the property pulled by sled dogs. Guided tours are daily at the ranch in La Plata Canyon, by reservation only.
Durango Named One of Budget Travel's 10 Coolest Small Towns in America!
Budget Travel has named Durango #4 on their list of the 10 Coolest Small Towns in America for 2018. Described as the place to go for Southwest adventurers, Budget Travel highlighted the vast array of outdoor activities, our amazing downtown restaurants and galleries, and the historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad as standouts that make our small town so special.
Discover why Budget Travel included Durango on its list of unique towns just waiting to be discovered, and plan your adventure today.
Don't miss this unique, family-friendly, and free event showcasing unbelievable chainsaw carving! Carve Wars is bringing their exciting event to Purgatory Resort on July 6th and 7th. Watch while the artists perform live carving shows and create masterpieces before your eyes, then vote for the winner of the main carving competition. Watch the video below for a taste of what this event is all about, and be sure to catch it in action!
New Travel Deals Added
Visit our Travel Deals page now to see special offers from local Durango hotels, restaurants, and attractions.
Don't miss any of the action at these upcoming events!