There are so many fun things to do in Durango over Christmas, it’s tough to narrow it down. Here are some special events that should land on your calendar.

The 2016 Hesperus Ski Swap will be held Saturday, Nov. 5, at the La Plata County Fairgrounds in Durango, Colorado.

OK, guys. We know you haven’t even thought about Valentine’s Day yet. Or girls. Girls forget, too, believe it or not.┬áSo all y’all forgettin’-Valentine’s-Day-types, listen up: Valentine’s Day falls on a Saturday this year, which is pretty great because it means you can get away from the V-Day dinner and turn it into a romantic weekend getaway in Durango. To help you figure out what to do, we’ve rounded up some ideas… Read More

Get your snowshoes out and get your snowshoe on this Saturday, March 1, at Durango Mountain Resort. (I was going for a “get your swerve on” joke, but I don’t think it worked.) You don’t have to go this Saturday; Alpenglow Snowshoe Tours leads groups of snowshoers on after-hours, backcountry trips every Saturday and other designated evenings. During the tour, you will ride the chairlift to the top of the mountain and… Read More

Next week, Durango Nature Studies is offering two chances to get out in the wilderness on snowshoes: one snowshoe hike during the day and the other beneath a full moon. Full Moon Snowshoe Hike Under the Wolf Moon Date: Wednesday, January 15 Place: Haviland Lake/Chris Park Instructor: Rob Else Time: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members Snowshoes: Bring your own or rent them from us at the hike for… Read More