Visit Durango, CO in Winter

Once the snow starts flying, the excitement begins. There are many good reasons why winter is one of the most popular seasons to visit Durango, CO. Check out our things to do section for even more great winter adventures. For your convenience, we can reserve most winter activities right at Country Sunshine Bed and Breakfast!

Durango Mountain Resort

Purgatory is located just minutes north of Country Sunshine on Hwy 550. Unlike any place you have ever been, this is where towering alpine peaks clad with snow meet with deep valleys filled with elk. Since 1965, Purgatory has been providing an exceptional winter vacation experience and the creation of memories for generations of visitors.

Purgatory is known for having some of the most consistent snow anywhere. This virtual guarantee of the white stuff, combined with the best ski weather in America, sets the scene for a vacation to remember.


Experience our winter wonderland by snowmobile. Snowmobile Adventures provide the ultimate experience. Snowy fields, sparkling powder, winding tree trails, spectacular mountain scenery, family and friends… What a way to spend the day!

The views are incredible, the powder is deep and the memories are unforgettable. Conveniently located just minutes north of Country Sunshine on Highway 550.

More Things to Do

Here are some of our guests favorite things to do on a visit to Durango, CO. You can spend several enjoyable days doing a wide variety of things, including just relaxing at Country Sunshine. We will be happy to discuss any activity with you and can give you all the information you need once you are here.

Purgatory / Durango Mountain Resort

Purgatory Ski Area / Durango Mountain Resort

Outlaw Tours Snow Mobiling

Outlaw Tours Snow Mobiling

Dog Sledding in Durango

Durango Dog Ranch

Sleigh Rides at Rapp Corral

Sleigh Rides at Rapp Corral