3 of the Best Places for a Durango, CO, Zip Line Adventure

Enjoy incredible views and a thrilling adventure during your stay in Durango! One of the best Durango summer activities is zip lining. Luckily, there are some great courses right outside of town. Skim along the surface of the Animas River or soar above the canopy of some ponderosa pine trees. The choices are endless when you book one of these Durango, CO, zip line tours!
We’ve listed a couple of fantastic options for Durango, CO, zip line tours, but there’s plenty more fun to discover! Download our free Vacation Guide to get a full list of the best adventure tours and ski slopes in town. With our Vacation Guide, you can rest assured that you’re getting the local recommendations that you can trust. Download it today to plan the Durango, Colorado trip of a lifetime!

Enjoy a Durango, CO, Zip Line Adventure

Soaring Tree Top Adventures in Durango, CO

Are you ready to soar? Soaring Tree Top Adventures offers a unique zip line tour that combines two classic Durango attractions: the San Juan National Forest and the Durango & Silverton Railroad. First, guests will enjoy a first-class train ride in the company’s private car to the remote Soaring Tree Top resort. From there, you’ll have over five hours of zip lining across their 27 lines, as well as a four-course gourmet lunch served in the trees. This package also includes an eco-tour with their experienced rangers.
If you’re looking for even more adventure, you’re in luck! Soaring Tree Top Adventures has teamed up with Durango Rivertrippers to create the ultimate day of blood-pumping fun. Enjoy a whitewater rafting adventure, following by a zip line course. These adventure packages let you save time and money while experiencing the best of what Durango has to offer!

Full Blast Adventure Center

Another great option for a zip line course is from Full Blast Adventure Center! They offer a canopy tour that’s just one mile from downtown Durango. There are two tours in total, both available from March 1 to October 31. The first tour, The Ponderosa, lasts for two hours of zip lining. It costs $149 per person and includes snacks and a drink. The Ponderosa Grande is their second option. It lasts for three hours and features “The Big Daddy,” their fastest line! At the end of this tour, you’ll return to home base to their rooftop patio. This tour also includes snacks and a drink.

Purgatory Resort

If you only have time for a quick trip, head to Purgatory Resort. They offer individual rides, as opposed to long tours. Each ticket is just $15 or can be included in their Total Adventure Package. The Purgatory zip line will take you from the tallest structure in Durango, the Village Tower, and glide you across the length of a football field. You’ll reach speeds of up to 35 miles-per-hour. Thanks to the multiple lines, you can even race your friends and family across the course!

Stay with Durango Colorado Vacations

After your day of riding a Durango, CO, zip line, return to a gorgeous home from Durango Colorado Vacations! You won’t find a better inventory of gorgeous mountain homes anywhere else. Plus, when you book with us, you can book a package with Durango Rivertrippers & Adventure Tours at the same time! Make the most of your time in Durango, CO.
Take a look at our full selection of properties and book today! We look forward to having you.