Top Reasons to Visit Durango this August!

By Mild to Wild   •   July 23, 2011

Inflatable Kayaking on the Lower AnimasAugust is just around the corner and there is no better way to spend the last weeks of summer than in Durango.

  • It is a great time for our inflatable kayaks! As we start to experience lower water conditions, these single person mini-rafts are perfect to navigate the technical challenges of the Lower Animas River.
  • With our late spring snow fall finally clearing, the wildflowers are in bloom! Explore stunning panoramic vista and Colorado wildflowers on a Jeep Trail Tour in Durango and Silverton, Colorado”

Other Fun Local Events:

  • August 6-14 – La Plata County Fair – Enjoy an authentic and family-friendly county fair!
  • August 18-21 – Durango Railfest – Celebrate all things that go by rail!
  • August 27 – San Juan Brewfest (noon to 6 p.m., downtown Durango on Main Ave. between 12th and 13th Streets) – The event is sponsored by Durango Mountain Resort, planned by, and benefits United Way of Southwest Colorado.
  • August 27 – Tour de Farm – A Bike Tour celebrating healthy eating, active living and all that is unique and homegrown in Durango.
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