Tag: Durango

Actually Understanding Important And Astonishing River Ecosystems

Both the Upper and Lower sections of the Animas River flow right through the heart of the San Juan Mountains along and provide some of the most raging and fun-filled rafting in Colorado. The Animas River is the backbone of Southwest Colorado, specifically Durango. The locals take extra caution to care for the Animas River […]

Four Remarkable Shoulder Season Trips Crammed With Adventure

Planning a Durango CO Vacation can be tough because there are so many great adventures. What time of year should you visit Durango? In the travel industry, “shoulder season” refers to the time between the high and low seasons. For Durango the shoulder season occurs two different times each year. Fall and spring are the […]

Top 5 Hidden Gems of Durango

We all love Durango for its beauty and charm! But where are the true hidden gems and places that you need to discover while here? Check out our list of the top 5 hidden gems of Durango that we want to share with you!   The Bookcase & Barber     The Bookcase & Barber Shop is a hidden […]

Unique and Popular Durango Events You Can Not Miss!

Whether you are a participant or a spectator, summers are filled with unique Durango events you don’t want to miss! Summer in Durango is a one-of-a-kind experience. The tight-knit community features Durango events for everyone each month!   Iron Horse Bicycle Classic – May 28th     May 28th marks the annual Iron Horse Bicycle Classic. This event challenges […]

Durango: Top 3 Things To Do This Fall

With a cool, crispness in the air and endless sunny afternoons, Durango, Colorado is the perfect fall escape, whether it’s a weekend away or a week-long exploration. With new tours and tried and true trips, we have an autumn ardor experience for everyone!       1. Enjoy the Beautiful Mountains in Autumn Marvel over […]

Celebrating 20 Years With A Wave of New Adventures

Thrilled to be commencing our 20th year in business, we’re launching the New Year with a splash.   We couldn’t be happier to be celebrating 20 years of Mild to Wild. And to welcome another season, we have invested in some excellent new events and trips this year. Join us as we get ready for […]

3 Tips to Avoid on Vacation

It’s always a good idea to keep safety in mind, especially when you’re traveling, but sometimes, you have to take a chance to experience something great on vacation! Here are 3 common travel trips we think you should disregard on your next family adventure vacation!

5 Most Popular Free Things to Do in Durango

1. Hiking – Whether you have 1 hour or 4 days, Durango has the best hiking around! Hikers and backpackers come from around the world to hike in the Chicago Basin where you can hike the whole way or ride the spectacular Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge Train as your shuttle in and out of Colorado’s […]

6 Reasons to Raft the Piedra River with Mild to Wild!

1. Variety – With the Upper & Lower Box to choose from, you can get the best experiencefor your family/group – intermediate or high adventure! Or, why not get the best of both worlds on the Piedra River 2 Day! 2. Location – The pristine alpine wilderness of the Piedra River offers beautiful views within […]

¡Feliz Cinco de Mayo!

“Cinco” Reasons to Get Outdoors! 1. Connect with nature! 2. Breath fresh air! 3. Get your heart rate up! 4. Absorb the sunshine! 5. Enjoy…it is fun!

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