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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.
  • 3.5

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
  • 4
  • Expert
  • 3.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 3.3
  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • Aprés Ski
  • 2.8
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.1
  • Overall Value
  • 3.6

81 Total Reviews:

  • 5 Star Reviews (28)
  • 34
  • 4 Star Reviews (26)
  • 32
  • 3 Star Reviews (13)
  • 16
  • 2 Star Reviews (5)
  • 6
  • 1 Star Reviews (9)
  • 11

Helpful Highlights:

Overall, the resort was nice, although the staff did not help us "Never-evers". There are terms for first time skiers, but Instructors did not really teach...

  • 3.5

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  • Dan Gibson (19th February 2007)

    Durango Mountain Resort, as it has been called the last few years, is a fine, modest-sized, snow sports center in the dramatic San Juan Range of southwester...

  • steffenwolf ( 7th February 2007)

    Been there 2 or 3 times. Not the best place for steeps but always good snow and some of the coolest winding, rolling blue runs around. Great shopping, dri...

  • anonymous_user ( 6th February 2007)

    I just returned from a weekend in Durango and had a great time! The whole mountain was open and I had two days to explore most of the terrain. The snow wa...

  • natchez ( 8th January 2007)

    My family and I spent all last week in Purg and it was great! Great for the kids as well as adults. The runs were fun and the snow was good. Powder day F...

  • anonymous_user (21st December 2006)

    I would have to agree with the most recent submission. This guy must realize that early to mid-December is still considered EARLY season. We have recieved m...

  • anonymous_user (20th December 2006)

    Given the previous anonymous review I felt compelled to write an opposing opinion. The previous writer obviously has an ax to grind or somehow does not und...

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