Community Info/Links

Community Info & Links

Durango is an amazing place to call home, whether you plan to live here full time or if it will be your home away from home. If you are planning your first trip to Durango, be prepared to fall in love. Durango has some of the most beautiful scenery in the country, a great quality of life and has an amazing amount of recreational opportunities. It has the quaint small town atmosphere but at the same time offers a variety of cultural events, arts and fine dining.  You will be amazed at the number of excellent dining choices and will discover that the variety and quality of dining available in Durango is hard to find, even in much bigger cities.

Animas River View of Durango From FT Lewis Strater Hotel Downtown Durango Little Molas Lake Train By Animas River Animas River Trail
Animas River In The Fall
View of Durango From The Rim Near Fort Lewis College
Historic Strater Hotel Downtown Durango
Downtown Durango With Shopping & Many Fine Dining Choices
View Of Little Molas Lake
D&SNGRR Chugging Through The Beautiful Scenery on The Way To Silverton
View Of The Animas River Trail Near The River City Hall

The Durango area is a mecca for outdoor activities. There are seemingly limitless hiking and mountain biking trails, mountain jeep trails, rivers and lakes for fishing and water activities. The Animas River runs right through town and offers fishing, river rafting, tubing(in lower waters) and whitewater kayaking.

Community Info/Links

Local Organizations

  1. Mancos Chamber of Commerce
  2. Durango Area Chamber of Commerce
  3. Vallecito Lake Chamber of Commerce
  4. Mesa Verde County Visitor Information Bureau
  5. Fort Lewis College

State Government

  1. State of Colorado
  2. State Treasurer
  3. Department of Agriculture
  4. Department of Education
  5. Department of Natural Resources
  6. Colorado Division of Wildlife
  7. Colorado Geological Survey
  8. Department of Public Health
  9. Department of Revenue
  10. Department of Transportation
  11. Office of The Governor
  12. Office of The Lieutenant Governor
  13. Secretary of State

State Travel Guide

  1. E-470 Tollway
  2. Colorado State Vacation Guide
  3. Southwest Colorado Travel Region