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Durango: Your Family Adventure Destination

Looking for an exciting family vacation? Consider Colorado. Home to exhilarating whitewater rapids and mountain trails, southwestern Colorado offers adventure and exploration for all ages. The idyllic town of Durango offers a challenging whitewater park, easy access to Jeep and hiking trails, and a historic downtown with culinary hotspots and fun shopping. The Animas River…

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June 22, 2021

Durango Jeep Trails

  Jeeps and Colorado go together like peanut butter and jelly. Want to go off the beaten path and experience the exhilaration of conquering rugged country and enjoy scenery inaccessible by car? Jeeps are the answer. We offer you two great options for off-road. Take a Jeep tour with our experienced outback drivers or rent…

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August 14, 2018

Durango – Get Outside!

Outdoor Adventure Nestled in southwest Colorado not far from the San Juan National Forest, Durango is well-known for its winter sports and summer adventures. Experiencing the outdoors is a way of life in Durango. From skiing and snowboarding during the winter to whitewater rafting and zip-lining in the summer, Durango offers outdoor adventure at its…

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August 6, 2018

Things to Do in Silverton

No trip to southwest Colorado would be complete without a visit to the historic mining town of Silverton. Part of the scenic San Juan Skyway, Silverton is a national historic landmark. As a destination of the steam-powered Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, the town offers a fun and unique glimpse into the past. In…

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July 31, 2018

Stand Up Paddleboards and Inflatable Kayaks

Whitewater rafting in Durango is fantastic, but there’s more than one way to experience the refreshing mountain waters. Stand Up Paddleboards Rent a Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) to experience the calmer lakes in the Durango area. Paddleboards are a fun way to play on the water and get a full body workout without waves. Our…

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July 26, 2018

TripAdvisor: Reaching a Milestone

Durango is one of the best places in Colorado to go adventuring, and we’re proud to announce that Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours achieved the #1 ranking on TripAdvisor. We’d like to share our gratitude with all of you – our guests and our hard-working team – for helping us achieve this elusive milestone. We…

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July 22, 2018

Things to Do in Durango, CO

Durango, CO is a hub for amusement and adventure. It hosts some of the most fun events in the area, including Snowdown, Animas River Days, Fiesta Days, and Burger and a Band. Even when there isn’t a special event in town, Durango still boasts plenty to do for visitors and locals. With national parks, river…

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June 12, 2018

Get Your Vacation on the Right Track with a Durango Train and Adventure Combo

We consider ourselves to be the Durango adventure experts: whitewater rafting and kayaking, outback Jeep and RZR adventures, and guided tours of Mesa Verde are our specialties. But did you know that we are also authorized ticket resellers for the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad? The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad has run…

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May 14, 2018

Getting to Durango: Flying

Road tripping to Durango provides ample opportunities for things to do and see, but if you’re anxious to spend more time in Durango, flying is an excellent choice. Fortunately, flying to Durango is easy. The Durango-La Plata County Airport (DRO) features multiple daily direct and connecting commercial flights and is a mere 19 miles from…

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May 3, 2018

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