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“Beautiful Scenery!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Animas River Trail

Animas River Trail
Ranked #4 of 65 things to do in Durango
Certificate of Excellence
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Oro Valley, Arizona
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21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Beautiful Scenery!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This is a wonderful bike ride. We rented mountain bikes from Pedal The Peaks for $15 1/2 day and rode the whole trail. Glad we had geared bikes. This was great fun for a great price. Stop at the Animas River Cafe in the Doubletree for lunch.

Visited July 2014
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Phoenix, Arizona
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58 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Enjoyable”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

the River Trail is July was picture perfect weather and scenery with benches along the way for resting and relaxing while watching the river run and the rafters pass by. Interesting things to see and do along the way.

Visited July 2014
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Lafayette, Colorado
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29 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“wonderful way to spend a day”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

You can ride or walk this paved trial. It loops around the through Durango. There are interesting places to sit and watch the river and wildlife and catch a picnic.

Visited July 2014
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Portland, Oregon
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Nice trail for a bit of exercise”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

For a change of pace during our SW road trip, we rented bikes (at Pedal the Peaks, they were super nice & efficient) and rode almost to the end of the trail & back from near Albertson's. It's was lovely, safe and easy to follow the trail. We were in the area to visit Mesa Verde NP but we loved Durango and ended up spending an extra day in the area. Afterward, we went rafting with Durango Rafting, which was also tons of fun.

Visited June 2014
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Phoenix, Arizona
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“beautiful trail”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

enjoyed running and biking the trail right along the river. Lots of shade and nice views. Historical markers on the trail were fun to stop and read.

Visited July 2014
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