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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

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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  • Nick Pope (24th October 2010)

    This is a fun mountain with great locals(myself included). Some of the terrain is pretty steep but most is managable even for the weekend warrior. The Sch...

  • Rob (30th March 2010)

    I reviewed DMR (aka Purgatory) a couple years ago, but after skiing it again last weekend, felt my review warranted an update. I still like Purgatory a l...

  • Bruce ( 9th March 2010)

    Hadn't initially planned on going to Durango, but wanted to go to Wolf Creek and found we could fly into Durango and both resorts were close together. Spen...

  • ecskis (10th January 2010)

    Been going to Durango for years and love it. The only downside to the resort is that there is very limited backcountry/off piste skiing. The new terrain t...

  • masterdel (18th February 2009)

    I have been skiing purgatory since 1970 wow the changes every year have been amazing. The runs are great snow board terrains are good and night life and re...

  • HBC (27th January 2009)

    This is a great mountain that is 20-25 minutes from town. That is unless you don't know how to drive in snow or in the mountains. Don't believe the 45 minut...

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