Colorado is known for its winter fun on the slopes of mountain ski resorts, but the state ain’t too shabby in other seasons — especially autumn. Colorado fall foliage is a sight to behind, especially the state’s famed aspen groves that paoint mountainsides varying shades of bright yellow and gold. There are many ways to experience Durango fall foliage, but we’ve narrowed it down to three: plane, train and automobile. Plane So,… Read More

A ride on the Durango train is always fun — but it is even more fun with blues, brews, wine, dinosaurs and fall foliage. Don’t miss these special Durango train events.

Fall colors are peaking in Colorado, so it’s perfect timing to hop aboard the Durango Fall Photo Train. Besides seeing some of the best fall colors in Colorado, the annual Durango train ride also includes an opportunity for passengers to get off the train and snap shots of the historic locomotive and passenger cars as they chug past. (Don’t worry; they don’t leave anyone behind.) Durango’s Fall Photo Train takes off Sept. 27… Read More

The autumnal equinox is still two weeks away — on September 23 — but fall has most definitely kicked off in Colorado. Aspens around the state are already starting to paint them thar hills gold, and those in  Southwest Colorado’s San Juan Mountains are no exception. Experts agree that if the cool, sunny conditions continue, Colorado fall colors will be show-stoppers this year. Aspens between 9,000 and 11,000 feet elevation are the first to start changing… Read More