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Sand Canyon Trail with Ancestral Puebloan Dwelling

6 Day Hikes Near Blue Lake Ranch

The Durango area draws outdoor enthusiasts because of its proximity to such varying climates. Our location allows you to be in the desert in the morning and in the high-country in the afternoon. Head south and enjoy historical cliff dwellings, petroglyphs, cacti, and arches or head north and be dazzled by Southwest Colorado‚Äôs 14ers, alpine … Read More

Mesa verde national park

Plan A National Parks Family Vacation

Did you know that 4th graders and their families get a FREE National Parks Pass? Take advantage of an amazing opportunity to immerse your family in natural beauty and history while staying at Blue Lake Ranch, a Southwest-style Inn and Bed & Breakfast located in Durango, Colorado. We are situated in the heart of National … Read More

A small creek in a mountain scene

New Year, New You

A resolution to travel more in 2017 will not only take you away from overwhelming day to day tasks, but may even help you check off a few other resolutions on your list.

Two cowboys try to lasso a bull at a rodeo

Best Summer Activities

Durango is a perfect place to enjoy the best summer activities. Great place for any family vacation.

Man hiking on a trail in snow

8 Durango, CO Activities

Visiting Durango this Summer is a must. Go hiking, camping, fishing, white water raftnig and much more. Find your adventure today!