Durango, Colorado, is known for many things: majestic mountain ranges, world-class skiing, proximity to the Four Corners, and its history as an old mining and railroad town. Indeed, the southwestern Colorado city was founded in 1800 by the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Company and is situated on the renowned Million Dollar Highway, surrounded by the spectacular San Juan Mountains in La Plata County.
That's certainly impressive, but there's much more to Durango than its looks and history. The entertainment and dining scenes are diverse and extensive, there's plenty of shopping, and there are numerous ways to take part in the arts.
Durango Outdoor Adventures
Durango may not be a big city, but it does pack a big punch, particularly when it comes…