Durango, Colorado - The National Weather Service predicted that the Durango area would receive snow and Mother Nature has responded. Since 4 am, the storm has delivered over 9 1/2” of new snow and continues to covers Durango at the rate of 1” per hour.
The forecast is calling for an addition snow into the night. The steady snowfall has created a winter playground with Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort reporting a base of 40”. Take advantage of the great conditions by visiting www.durango.org and http://durangomountainresort.com for a complete list of winter activities including sledding, cross country skiing, dog sledding and more.
About the Durango Area Tourism Office
The Durango Area Tourism Office is a not-for-profit organization operating with the mission to promote Durango and La Plata County's multitude of tourism attractions, events and services. For more information, visit www.durango.org or call (970) 247-3500. Download a free iPhone app at itunes.apple.com/us/app/visit-durango/id435713617?mt=8 and visit our mobile site at www.durango.org.