Category Archives: Durango Lifestyle

Lake Nighthorse Recreation Area will open for the 2020 season

  Lake Nighthorse Recreation Area will open for the 2020 season with modified hours and recreational operations due to COVID-19. To ensure the safety of lake staff and the public, Lake Nighthorse requests that members of the public wear a …

15th May 2020 No Comments

Durango from above!

                        Photo credit:  Jerome Bleger   ———————————————————————————–      

15th May 2020 No Comments

VALLECITO LAKE – What’s Open (with restrictions)

Vallecito Lake is open for business. However, there are still health code restrictions and guidelines in place. Social distancing and personal safety are the greatest concern in our area at the moment, so in order to have a great summer and …

11th May 2020 No Comments

Almost One Hundred Years Ago…

  The Wells Group block on Main Avenue almost 100 years ago.   Circa early 1920’s, since the Good Year Station sign says “Foley Tire Shop”, which changed the name to Model Tire in 1925.   Courtesy of La Plata …

5th May 2020 No Comments

We will be ready for your visit…soon!

      With 30% of our local economy fueled by tourism and 1-in-4 jobs in Durango being a byproduct of our tourism industry, we monitor travel trends in our area because it impacts real estate.   This week, Durango’s …

5th May 2020 No Comments

Durango area RESTAURANT GUIDE

For an up-to-date RESTAURANT dining, delivery and take-out list, along with CSA (community-supported agriculture) for farm fresh food check out DURANGO STRONG.       https://www.durangostrong.com/blog/restaurants             ————————————————————————–

1st May 2020 1 Comment

UPDATE – 49th Annual Iron Horse Bicycle Classic – CANCELLED FOR 2020

Gaige Sippy, Director of Iron Horse Bicycle Classic, announced… 2020 Iron Horse Bicycle Classic has been completely CANCELLED.  It is the first time in over four decades that the IHBC has not held an annual event.  We are saddened by …

29th April 2020 No Comments

UPDATE: 2020 Ride The Rockies postponed until June 2021

Regarding 1/13/2020 post below about Ride the Rockies…   2020 Ride The Rockies postponed:  The 34th Annual Denver Post Ride the Rockies will be postponed until June 2021 to ensure the health and well-being of all involved. Ride the Rockies …

29th April 2020 No Comments
23rd April 2020 No Comments

Stage 1 of COVID restrictions in Colorado is scheduled to end April 27th

  Stage 1 of COVID restrictions in Colorado is scheduled to end April 27th. Stage 2 of precautions will begin with “safer-at-home” recommendations from the Governor’s office. In upcoming days retailers will be allowed to re-open with curbside pick-up and …

21st April 2020 No Comments