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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 December 2007)

    The snow was great, the people were friendly and I think DMR is a nice hill overall, but it doesn't make my top 10. If you're not used to high altitude you...

  • anonymous_user (30th December 2007)

    Our family visits DMR every year it is possible. We have however taken other trips to other CO destinations, but found that we keep returning to DMR. We h...

  • anonymous_user (24th December 2007)

    The mountain is incredible. There are so many different ways down the mountain, and each way can be whatever kind of difficulty you choose. Durango is a gre...

  • 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 ...

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