Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Durango Mountain Resort

Planning a ski trip to Durango Mountain Resort? 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 Durango Mountain Resort 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 Durango Mountain Resort review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 4.1

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 61.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.0
  • Nightlife
  • 2.6

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 21%
  • Beginner
  • 35%
  • Families
  • 42%
  • Intermediate
  • 38%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 33%
  • Advanced
  • 31%

Helpful Highlights:

This is really a resort for everyone. It has family friendly programs and restaurants and it also has awesome bars (during the day). If you're really lookin...

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  • 5

    The best

    by Gnu14 - 28th October 2009

    Pros: Never get tired of mountain .. great nightlife!!

    Cons: NO CONS

    I was fortunate enough to get to spend a week looking right at the lifts from the resort which is amazing by the way! We were waiting out a storm and even b... Full review

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  • 1


    by Tommwright - 22nd October 2009

    Pros: ok weather most of the time

    Cons: everything

    i am a local at this ski resort and i cant stress enough that this is not a good resort. the runs are all pretty much all worn out (not groomed properly) an... Full review

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  • 3

    Durango Mountain Resort - Purgatory

    by Jim7445 - 23rd March 2009

    Pros: Varied Selection of Runs, Wide Groomers

    Cons: Poor Grooming, Bad Mountain Layout, Slow Lifts

    The Good: Wide intermediate runs to accommodate a wide ability range of skiers. Challenging runs for the more advanced skiers. Lift 1 (6 person lift) and... Full review

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  • 3

    OK place to go

    by BSbost - 19th March 2009

    Pros: Small and friendly

    Cons: Hard to get to, no nightlife at all

    I took 2 of my teenage boys during the first few days of spring break 2009. I was shocked in that outside of adding a new expensive small lodge, and a few ... Full review

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  • 3

    Purgatory is heaven!!

    by skibear - 19th February 2009

    Pros: Nice runs

    Cons: Not enough snow this yr.

    I've been here about 6 times over the last 10 yrs. and this one had to be the worst of all. Slushy conditions and not enough snow. Weird since all the oth... Full review

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  • 4

    ready for love

    by masterdel - 18th February 2009

    Pros: family friendly

    Cons: can get mighty warm early

    I have been skiing purgatory since 1970 wow the changes every year have been amazing. The runs are great snow board terrains are good and night life and re... Full review

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