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
  • Advanced/Expert
  • 3.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.6
  • Family Friendly
  • 4
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.7
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.2
  • Overall Value
  • 3.6

Helpful Highlights:

New Legends catwalk is extremely dangerous--rocky, exposed dirt (on good snow days) and difficult to make turns. Other alternative to get to bottom of Lift...

  • 3.7

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  • 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...

  • anonymous_user (18th February 2008)

    Durango Mountain Resort rocks! The snow has been incredible during our two visits this year. The new lodge and planned additional skiing on the backside wil...

  • anonymous_user (29th January 2008)

    VERY kid friendly, LOCALs' favorite, best fish tacos in the San Juan Mountains... Fresh, healthy, and fast! Hit it on your way home from the mountain....

  • anonymous_user (25th January 2008)

    The resort is awesome! I recommend coming not during holidays because that is when it is really crowded. And you should come during the week when the loca...

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