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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.
  • 3.5

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
  • 4
  • Expert
  • 3.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.3
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.8
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.1
  • Overall Value
  • 3.6

81 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (28)
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  • 4 Star Reviews (26)
  • 32
  • 3 Star Reviews (13)
  • 16
  • 2 Star Reviews (5)
  • 6
  • 1 Star Reviews (9)
  • 11

Helpful Highlights:

Overall, the resort was nice, although the staff did not help us "Never-evers". There are terms for first time skiers, but Instructors did not really teach...

  • 3.5

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  • anonymous_user (11th December 2007)

    Our family visited Durango in January (from S. Texas)and are trying to get back in March for a week and I can't believe the negative posts from some people....

  • LEPSKI (10th December 2007)

    I have skiied Purgatory (locals loving name) since 1982 and have lived on and off in Durango for the same time frame, and once again am living in Durango. I...

  • mdickmann (16th October 2007)

    Had a nice time at Purgatory in Feb '06. I would rate it at 4.5. The weather was a little warmer than I liked, temps up above freezing during the day, but ...

  • brandon ( 3rd October 2007)

    an amzing experimence we love this place so big and lots of room to ski we live in az so we come here some and we love it nice and the back is big and very ...

  • adiekaty ( 6th September 2007)

    Hello Everyone, First let me start by saying.... I am from Texas!!!! We had a WONDERFUL time at DMR and already booked our Christmas again! We have skie...

  • Tdubya (19th March 2007)

    Mountain is not the best that Colorado offers, in fact I'd put in in the bottom 10%. Still it has some advantages like minimal lines and areas that escape ...

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