Your Ultimate Guide to Durango Snow Tubing

Ready for a winter adventure? Explore the slopes during your stay with Durango Colorado Vacations! You’ll be treated to the best snow tubing in Colorado just minutes from your gorgeous rental property. There are two fantastic places to visit for some great Durango snow tubing!
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Have a Durango Snow Tubing Adventure

Chapman Hill

Known for the Chapman Hill Ice Rink, Chapman Hill in Durango, CO, is also a great place to go for some no-frills snow tubing. The tube rental is $10 a day, which is less expensive than any other resorts in the area. There isn’t a definitive schedule for when the area opens, although the snow-making typically begins in December (weather permitting).

Purgatory Resort

Have a fun day in the beautiful outdoors at Purgatory Resort in Durango, CO! The Tubing Hill opens in the winter, from noon to 7 pm The tickets are just $10 per tube, per hour. For safety reasons, there are no personal tubes available. This makes it easy for visitors to experience the fun of winter without having to bring bulky tubes or equipment! Riders must be at least three years old and 36” tall.
While you’re at the resort, check out the other great winter activities available! Aside from your standard skiing and snowboarding, you’ll also get to go dog sledding, take a sleigh ride, and try your hand (or foot) at snowshoeing. Make sure to grab dinner at one of the amazing onsite restaurants.

Ski Hesperus Tubing Hill

Hesperus is just minutes from downtown Durango and is open from mid-December through March. Tubing is one of the most popular activities on this mountain. It’s $10 per hour for the first guest, including a tube. Each additional guest is just $5 per person, though it does not include a tube. This is also a great place to get a ski lesson or rent equipment.

Stay at Durango Colorado Vacations

No matter where you decide to have your Durango snow tubing adventure, make sure you’re staying in a gorgeous rental home from Durango Colorado Vacations. Consider booking Red Mesa Ranch for your vacation. This four-bedroom, two-bathroom home is just 30 minutes away from Durango, 30 minutes from Hesperus Ski Area, and one hour away from Purgatory Resort. You’ll get plenty of peace and quiet in this home. It’s set on 200 acres of private land, perfect for exploring, hiking, and horseback riding. You can easily have your own adventure right here at Red Mesa Ranch, whether you’re snowshoeing through the property or sledding down the hills. This is the perfect home to help you make incredible memories with your family. Best of all, the home allows up to one pet, so you won’t have to leave anyone behind! Browse through all of our gorgeous rentals and book today. We look forward to having you.