Valentine's Day Gifts & Getaways in Durango Colorado

By Molly   •   January 29, 2014


Trying to find that perfect Valentine’s Day gift or getaway for your loved one this year? Let us take the load off your shoulders with 6 great ideas for treating your sweetie to something special!


Idea 1: Ice Skating on Vallecito Lake

Interested in getting outdoors and enjoying nature? Hold hands as you skate around on the frozen Vallecito Lake. Soak in the mountains as you do some figure eights. Be at peace while you do something unique for Valentines Day!

Idea 2: Relaxing in Hot Springs

What is more romantic then being pampered during a night away at The Springs Resort in Pagosa Springs, Colorado, just an hour and a half east of Durango? The Springs Resort offers their warming natural hot springs with stunning mountain views. Choose from three different romance packages.  All packages include a bottle of champagne or wine and two champagne glasses.


Idea 3: Indulge in Sweets

Does your partner have a sweet tooth? Satisfy their chocolate cravings by treating them to a LOVE bar from Animas Chocolate Co.! This artisanal Durango, Colorado chocolate shop specializes in unique truffles and delicious chocolate delights that carter to all taste buds. Order online or stop by their new shop on 2800 Main Ave.


Idea 4: Savor the Scenery

Longing to take in the Southwest’s beautiful scenery and do something really different? Spend Valentine’s Day on the train! Book a premium class seat on the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Train and receive a brunch buffet, chocolate treat, and a complimentary glass of wine or sparkling cider. Plus, all of the ladies will receive a fresh cut rose! For music lovers, there will be D&SNG’s favorite musicians, Tim Guidotti, playing the guitar and taking requests. Book your seat today because seats go fast!


Idea 5: Hearts for Arts

Is your loved one artsy? Then take them to the Durango Arts Center (DAC).  From February 14-15, artists will be exhibiting and selling their work. Browse the amazing artwork and treat your honey to a new piece for their home!


Idea 6: Nurturing Adventure

Ready to take your relationship to the next level? Sign you and your Valentine up for an unforgettable rafting, Jeep trail tour or Mesa Verde National Park adventure, with Mild to Wild! Pick out the perfect trip for you and your sweetheart with our Trip Finder or call us for help booking the best, 970-247-4789!

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