Discover all the fun things to do in Durango, Colorado, while staying at the Leland House and Rochester Hotel. Whether you’re in town for business or leisure, there’s sure to be a Durango, Colorado attraction that’ll capture your interests. Boasting a thriving outdoor recreational community in the midst of fascinating Old West heritage, Durango is the perfect location for enjoying non-stop outdoor activities or immersing yourself into the thrilling culture of the “Wild West”!
Conveniently located in the heart of downtown, just one block up from Durango’s bustling main street, our hotel puts you in the perfect place to discover what’s happening in Durango. Experience the wide variety of events taking place year-round, including the many bike races held in our booming cycling community, or simply enjoy the many shops, restaurants and brewpubs just a few minutes’ walk from your comfortable hotel room!
Don’t leave Durango without experiencing these staple Colorado activities! Tour through the scenic mountains of Durango on the first and longest zip line in the United States, Soaring® Tree Top Adventures! Hit the slopes or enjoy some outdoor summer fun at Purgatory Resort, or enjoy a quick 45-minute drive to Mesa Verde National Park to explore the Ancestral Pueblo cliff dwellings.
Looking for a bit of inspiration? Browse through our list of recommended things to do in Durango below and start planning your trip today. Don’t forget to check out some Durango Rivertrippers Adventure Packages to make the most out of your trip to Durango, Colorado!
Enjoy the great outdoors while staying at the Leland House and Rochester Hotel. Durango, Colorado is a premier destination for your next outdoor vacation. From ziplining through the scenic views of the Durango tree tops to enjoying the city’s many road and mountain biking trails preserved by the avid cycling community in the area, there’s sure to be an outdoor activity to keep you busy! Additional activities include:
You won’t have to travel far from your comfortable lodgings to enjoy tasty eats in Durango. Here are some great restaurants in Durango for you to try and satisfy your cravings:
Bottom’s up! Durango boasts a thriving craft beer community with half a dozen microbreweries to discover. Visit Ska Brewing for guided tours and purchase some brewing equipment of your own! Our local craft breweries include:
Immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of Durango! Our city boasts a vast range of museums to explore, including:
Discover all there is to know about the “Wild West” while staying in Durango! Boasting a fascinating mining and railroad history showcased all around town, this scenic city in the San Juan Mountains is oozing with old west heritage. Visit historic downtown Durango, home to our historic boutique hotel and award winning restaurants, brewpubs, museums and shops! Discover the scenic Wild West views showcased in many movies, including Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.
Visit Durango and enjoy our city’s thriving arts and music scene! From entertaining live music to fascinating art galleries, Durango boasts spectacular artists of all mediums. Don’t forget to check out: