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Purgatory Resort Reviews

Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Purgatory

Planning a ski trip to Purgatory? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Purgatory stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Purgatory review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience.
  • 3.7

A ski resort's overall star rating displayed here is not calculated based on a simple average but takes several factors, including the age of a review, into account.

  • Beginner
  • 3.9
  • Intermediate
  • 3.8
  • Expert
  • 3.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.6
  • Family Friendly
  • 4
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.7
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • Overall Value
  • 3.6

78 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (27)
  • 34
  • 4 Star Reviews (26)
  • 33
  • 3 Star Reviews (12)
  • 15
  • 2 Star Reviews (4)
  • 5
  • 1 Star Reviews (9)
  • 11

Helpful Highlights:

Top of the mountain is good. Bottom is icy in the morning and slushy in the afternoon. Lost of bare spots. Still had fun. No lines ...

  • 3.7

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  • Anelizk88 (10th February 2013)

    This is an awesome & expanded resort plus probably one of the most affordable & beginner friendly in the NM/lower-CO area. Everything from the customer ser...

  • Stephen ( 5th March 2012)

    What a great year to visit Durango/Purgatory. Plenty of regular dumps, not very crowded, wonderful weather, fairly priced accommodations, and a great family...

  • Todd ( 5th July 2011)

    We came for Spring Break 2011 and while the temperatures were very warm, they managed to keep the place well groomed with good skiing until about 2pm each d...

  • Nick Pope (24th October 2010)

    This is a fun mountain with great locals(myself included). Some of the terrain is pretty steep but most is managable even for the weekend warrior. The Sch...

  • Rob (30th March 2010)

    I reviewed DMR (aka Purgatory) a couple years ago, but after skiing it again last weekend, felt my review warranted an update. I still like Purgatory a l...

  • markiemark (17th March 2010)

    Love this place, the base upgrades rock. Good fast food service, love the "beach" fire pit. Great staff, easy to get to back side. Two nice places to grab ...

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