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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
  • 3.5
  • 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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  • anonymous_user (31st January 2007)

    I had a great time this weekend, DMR (Purgatory) is a good ski mountain, and the employees were friendly and helpful. It seems the negative posts are from T...

  • anonymous_user (28th January 2007)

    I just returned from DMR. Save yourself the disapointment. The old Purgatory has been ruined by greedy/new ownership. The snow was terrible and empolyees ru...

  • anonymous_user (22nd January 2007)

    I just skied Purgatory at Durango Mountain for the past week. The conditions were incredible. Great powder skiing and many long groomed cruisers to suit the...

  • anonymous_user (20th January 2007)

    Don't go there. The locals hate visitors... especially those of us from Texas. So many people were rude. Plus, the base area is a huge construction zone ...

  • sea1961 (10th January 2007)

    We had a wonderful time the week after Christmas! The snow was great and they have recieved even more now!! This my 39th year the ski in Durango..It keep ge...

  • natchez ( 8th January 2007)

    My family and I spent all last week in Purg and it was great! Great for the kids as well as adults. The runs were fun and the snow was good. Powder day F...

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