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Nearby recommended attractions:

Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum(Durango)
Owner description: Hop aboard a coal-fired, steam-powered locomotive that travels along the same railroad tracks that miners, cowboys and the early settlers of the Old West used over a hundred years... more Owner description: Hop aboard a coal-fired, steam-powered locomotive that travels along the same railroad tracks that miners, cowboys and the early settlers of the Old West used over a hundred years ago. The route winds in and out of canyons and past open wilderness affording great views. The price of a ticket also includes admission to the D&SNGRR Museum and the Silverton Freight Yard Museum. less
Attraction type: Scenic Railroads; Specialty Museums
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San Juan National Forest
San Juan National Forest(Durango)
Wilderness area consisting of forested mountains, 14,000-foot peaks, scenic roads, geological formations, prehistoric communities and a narrow-gauge railroad.
Attraction type: Forests; National Parks
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Historic Downtown Durango
Historic Downtown Durango(Durango)
Owner description: Historic Downtown Durango is the heart of the community. Filled with over 200 unique shops, stores and restaurants, Downtown Durango has something for everyone. The Durango... more Owner description: Historic Downtown Durango is the heart of the community. Filled with over 200 unique shops, stores and restaurants, Downtown Durango has something for everyone. The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad is located in Downtown, and has daily excursions plus a FREE museum. The Strater Hotel is also in Downtown and has been in operation since the 1800's. We have wonderful restaurants, from fast food to fine dining and everything in between. Plus there are amazing shops with unique items, including nearly a dozen world class art galleries. To learn more about Historic Downtown Durango, visit our website, and use the FREE wifi Downtown at Durango WiFi. Thanks for visiting! less
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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Animas River Trail
Animas River Trail(Durango)
Attraction type: Hiking Trails
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Purgatory Resort
Purgatory Resort(Durango)
Owner description: Purgatory Resort is a family-friendly, four-season resort offering a variety of activities for all ages. In the winter, enjoy alpine skiing and snowboarding, snow shoeing... more Owner description: Purgatory Resort is a family-friendly, four-season resort offering a variety of activities for all ages. In the winter, enjoy alpine skiing and snowboarding, snow shoeing, horse-drawn sleigh rides, Nordic skiing, snowmobiling and more. Summer and fall offers hiking, mountain biking, Alpine Slide rides, zipline, scenic chairlift, disc golf, bungee trampolines, climbing walls, miniature golf and more. less
Attraction type: Ski & Snowboard Areas
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All places to eat » Places to eat

The Kennebec
The Kennebec
Ranked #1 of 2 Restaurants in Hesperus
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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Michel's Corner Crepes
Michel's Corner Crepes
Ranked #1 of 204 Restaurants in Durango
Price: $9 - $11
Cuisines: French, Cafe
Good for: Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Ken & Sue's
Ken & Sue's
Ranked #2 of 204 Restaurants in Durango
Price: $15 - $25
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Derailed Pour House
Derailed Pour House
Ranked #3 of 204 Restaurants in Durango
Price: $10 - $25
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Drinks, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Ore House
Ore House
Ranked #4 of 204 Restaurants in Durango
Price: $25 - $100
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Cherry Creek Mountain Ranch
Cherry Creek Mountain Ranch
$99 - $199

Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

The Rochester Hotel and Leland House
3.0 of 5
The Rochester Hotel and Leland House
$120 - $257
Ranked #1 of 34 Hotels in Durango
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Adventure Inn Durango
2.5 of 5
Adventure Inn Durango
$62 - $148
Ranked #2 of 34 Hotels in Durango
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Mesa Verde Motel
2.0 of 5
Mesa Verde Motel
$74 - $86
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Mancos
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La Quinta Inn and Suites Durango
2.5 of 5
La Quinta Inn and Suites Durango
$91 - $214
Ranked #3 of 34 Hotels in Durango
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Homewood Suites by Hilton Durango
3.0 of 5
Homewood Suites by Hilton Durango
$100 - $299
Ranked #4 of 34 Hotels in Durango
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Purgatory Lodge at Purgatory Resort
4.0 of 5
Purgatory Lodge at Purgatory Resort
$130 - $1,043
Ranked #21 of 34 Hotels in Durango
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