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Animas River Trail

3rd St & Durango Mall, Durango, CO
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3rd St & Durango Mall, Durango, CO
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

We stayed in the Doubletree so the trail was right outside our hotel sliding doors. This is a nice place to go for a leisurely walk and enjoy the river. A lot of people use the trail so it is busy, but not crowded. It...More

Thank worldadventurer2017
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Train run close to this river, it was so Beautiful. Plenty of Waterfalls to see also. So Serene and peaceful

Thank Calizona63
Reviewed June 4, 2017

We loved the trail and ran it twice- heading off in a different direction each time. The trail is well-maintained and great for a run along the river and railroad. The city parks along the way are very nice a we loved Harmony Park and...More

Thank afparker1960
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Easily accessible by car....we walked only a little, because in the past 2 days we did a trail in Mesa Verde Nat'l Park and also a section of the Colorado trail.... but interesting! part of the trail had a skateboard park with deep depressions that...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2017

This is a great path that you can access in downtown Durango. It's fun to watch river-rafters and people fishing as you stroll or bike down the path. There is a fantastic playground along the path next to the Durango Chamber of Commerce. A really...More

Thank SophieMia303
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Good scenic trail, but way too short. The stops along the lower (south) end are convenient for shopping (Holiday Inn, Albertsons, etc...) yet still off-track enough to keep the wilderness beauty aspect of the Animas River that it skirts throughout. The info. kiosks about local...More

Thank Jim A
Reviewed May 3, 2017

My hotel was right on the trail, and I was thrilled to discover such a beautiful spot for an early morning walk.

Thank Marj K
Reviewed April 27, 2017

I enjoyed jogging on this trail by the river, through town. It was also great to walk the dogs, so they can swim in the river and meet other dogs. You can bike on the trail or just walk and enjoy some solitude.

Thank LisaYE2017
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Very nice running trail, paved all the way through town.I saw hummingbirds by the trail behind the Doubletree. Nice views of the river.

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed April 24, 2017

We followed this river for a long ways and it is very senic all the way. I think the river contains mining debris and chemicals from long ago but it will gradually become better.

Thank Warren955
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