Located in the rugged San Juan Mountains 25 miles north of Durango, Purgatory Resort is recognized as a top value,
year-round resort. Named Condé Nast’s #10 “Best Ski Resort in the U.S. and Canada, Purgatory is a unique blend of steep tree skiing, wide-open cruisers and fun rollers.
Other winter activities include the Inferno Mountain Coaster, tubing, snowcat scenic tours and dinners, sleigh rides and cross country skiing. The resort offers a variety of lodging from luxurious condos, vacation homes and convenient
slope-side units, to value-priced lodge rooms, plus multiple restaurants, shops and a day spa in the base area. 

105 trails     11 lifts     Multiple Terrain Parks      1,635 acres


When the grass turns green, find plenty of outdoor fun and adventure. Experience high speed thrills on the Inferno Mountain Coaster and alpine slide, or in the Purgatory Bike Park. Take in the views on the scenic chairlift to hiking trails or enjoy paddlesports on Twilight Lake. Purgatory offers summer adventures for everyone in the beautiful Colorado Rocky Mountains.

Enjoy Purgatory during the fall when Mother Nature alters the San Juan Mountains to a colorful canvas with brilliant golds, oranges, reds and greens for your hikes, mountain bike outings or relaxation between activities.

No matter what time of year you visit, Purgatory offers a spectacular location, friendly staff and some of the best weather around.