Perched with amazing scenery of the majestic San Juan Mountains, Durango Mountain Resort, formerly Purgatory, is a family ski mountain that is so much more than skiing. Fantastic snow conditions, sleigh-rides, snowmobile tours and miles of cross-country wilderness abound.
Durango Mountain Resort’s ski mountain spans 2,500 acres, is served by nine chairlifts, including the new Hermosa Park Express high-speed quad lift, and the snow will be terrific everywhere. Ski Durango to see that the mountain receives an average of 20 feet of powder each season and, in addition, there is an extended snowmaking system that covers nearly 80 percent of the ski terrain. The chances are phenomenal that the conditions will be great at Durango. The resort has terrain for every level of skier plus over 25 percent black diamond terrain for the intrepid. Snowboarders will appreciate the Paradise Terrain Park with a 400-foot halfpipe, jumps, rails and drops and Pitchfork Terrain Park featuring rails, tabletops, gaps and big air hits.