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
|Vertical Rise||2029 ft|
|Base Elevation||8793 ft|
|Summit Elevation||10822 ft|
|Annual Snowfall||260 inches|
|Number of Trails||88|
|Number of Lifts||10|
|High Speed Six Chairs||1|
|High Speed Quad Chairs||1|
|Lift Capacity||15050 (skiers per hour)|
|Season 2020||Opened 11/27/19|
|Season 2019||Opened 11/17/18|
|Season 2018||11/18/17 to 04/22/18 (156 days)|
|Season 2017||11/19/16 to 05/01/17 (164 days)|
|Season 2016||11/20/15 to 04/18/16 (151 days)|
Purgatory Resort Features
|The San Juan Ski Company provides snowcat skiing and snowboarding|
|Cross Country Skiing|
Snow Reports and conditions for Purgatory Resort.
Status: Reopen TBA
Season Started: 11/27/19
Pricing last updated 11/07/19
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
|Ski Lessons Available|
|Silverton Powdercats||25 mins|
|Kendall Mountain Recreation Area||32 mins|
|Silverton Mountain||46 mins|
|Ski Hesperus||48 mins|