Purgatory Resort
Purgatory Resort (formerly Durango) is a ski vacation destination located north of Durango in the San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado. The mountain offers terrain for all abilities, two terrain parks and a kids play area. The historic town of Durango is located 25 miles south where you can find an array of shopping, dining and lodging.
Region: La Plata County
Closest Town: Durango, Colorado
Mountain Statistics
Vertical Rise2029 ft
Base Elevation8793 ft
Summit Elevation10822 ft
Annual Snowfall260 inches
Number of Trails88
Skiable Acres250
Longest Runn/a
Ski Trail Difficulty
Number of Lifts10
High Speed Six Chairs1
High Speed Quad Chairs1
Quad Chairs0
Triple Chairs4
Double Chairs3
Surface Lifts1
Lift Capacity15050 (skiers per hour)
Season Dates
Season 2020Opened 11/27/19
Season 2019Opened 11/17/18
Season 201811/18/17 to 04/22/18 (156 days)
Season 201711/19/16 to 05/01/17 (164 days)
Season 201611/20/15 to 04/18/16 (151 days)
Purgatory Resort Features
Night Skiing
Heliski/Snowcat Skiing
The San Juan Ski Company provides snowcat skiing and snowboarding
Cross Country Skiing
Snowshoe Trails
Snow Tubing
Terrain Park

Snow Report

Snow Reports and conditions for Purgatory Resort.
Status: CLOSED
Season Started: 11/27/19

Lift Tickets

Pricing last updated 11/07/19
Regular $75 $99 $75
Super Seniors 80 and over free. Ages 10 and under free.

Note: Pricing above is subject to change and is based on resort ticket window prices published on resorts website. Use for reference only.

Sorry, no discount lift tickets are current available for Purgatory Resort


Lodging at Base
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Kids Program
Womens Program
Ski Lessons Available
Snowboard Lessons
Equipment Rentals
Adaptive Program

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