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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.
  • 3.6

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
  • 4
  • Intermediate
  • 4
  • Expert
  • 3.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.3
  • Family Friendly
  • 4
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.8
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • Overall Value
  • 3.7

80 Total Reviews:

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

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  • 3.6

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  • DMRBlows ( 6th December 2008)

    The mountain is horrible, very flat, horrible service, painfully slow lifts especially on the backside, I think chair 8 from midway up was timed 22 minutes....

  • magee ( 8th November 2008)

    i'm from NM, i ski all over the southwest, Durango is the least accommodating resort in the region. too crowded, unbearable lift lines & the locals aren't f...

  • anonymous_user (24th March 2008)

    Wow! Just spent 2 days skiing at Durango for the first time with my wife and 10year old daughter. I was shocked that the mountain was NOT crowded because of...

  • anonymous_user (25th February 2008)

    Just returned from 3 days skiing (2/21-2/23) at Durango. The snow was some of the best I've ever skied. In 3 days it hardly stopped snowing, one day we had ...

  • anonymous_user (23rd February 2008)

    We were there for President's Day weekend and the mountain was so overly crowded. There were very, very long lift lines (no order - people push and cut in ...

  • alan_m30 (20th February 2008)

    Me and 5 frieds go every year this time of the year. We always have a good time and the people that work there are really helpfull and nice. we sometime...

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