Durango - La Plata Co., CO 81301
Points of Interest: Durango/Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, Mesa Verde National Park, Purgatory Ski Resort, Vallecito Reservoir
Annual Events: NFL Players Ski Race for the Disabled in Mar.; Iron Horse Bicycle Classic in May; Animas River Days Durango, Champion Intl. Whitewater Kayak Slalom Race in June; Music in the Mtns., World Mtn. Bike week in July; Natl. Mtn. Bike Championships in Aug.; Rocky Mtn. Colorfest in Sept.; Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair in Dec. Accomodations: 1,975 units Central Reservations: (800) 962-4077
Visitors Information Chamber of Commerce 111 S. Camino del Rio 247-0312
Public Golf Courses
Recreation Centers Durango Mini Rec. Center 486 Florida Rd 247-9999
Durango was founded in 1880 by the Denver & Rio Grande Railway. It has been estimated that over $300 million in gold and silver was shipped over this route.