Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Durango Mountain Resort

Planning a ski trip to Durango Mountain Resort? 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 Durango Mountain Resort 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 Durango Mountain Resort review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 4.1

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 61.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.0
  • Nightlife
  • 2.6

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 21%
  • Beginner
  • 35%
  • Families
  • 42%
  • Intermediate
  • 38%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 33%
  • Advanced
  • 31%

Helpful Highlights:

This is really a resort for everyone. It has family friendly programs and restaurants and it also has awesome bars (during the day). If you're really lookin...

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  • 4

    Durango Update

    by rsuminsby - 30th March 2010

    Pros: Friendly, variety of trails

    Cons: Limited off-piste options, lifts need updating

    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... Full review

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  • 4

    Good Family Skiing for all levels

    by tcsander - 5th July 2011

    Pros: Good Spring Snow

    Cons: Old Lifts

    We came for Spring Break 2011 and while the temperatures were very warm, they managed to keep the place well groomed with good skiing until about 2pm each d... Full review

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  • 4

    Durango Mountain Resort

    by skibum40 - 27th December 2008

    Pros: Good Snow, good grooming

    Cons: Food is so-so, staff not too friendly

    Overall, Durango was good enjoyable skiing with moderate difficulty terrain. The staff I encounted were not real friendly, but that is minor as long as the... Full review

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  • 4

    Nice Surprise

    by maasman - 9th March 2010

    Pros: beautiful views, good terrain, good trees

    Cons: a couple of lifts are old/slow

    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... Full review

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  • 4

    DMR Rocks!

    by HBC - 27th January 2009

    Pros: Terrain; Lifts; Proximity to town

    Cons: Ski bikes

    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... Full review

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  • 4


    by Mountainbilly - 24th October 2010

    Pros: Locals Rule

    Cons: Parking

    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... Full review

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