Colorado is brimming with adventure! If you’re planning a vacation in this gorgeous paradise out West, you’ve probably discovered that there are endless opportunities for fun found throughout this great state. Hiking, biking, and swimming are activities enjoyed here during the summer, while winter brings cold-weather sports like skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, and much more. While you’re here, one attraction you absolutely have to visit is the Purgatory Alpine Slide. This is a beloved activity for countless people, especially those who love an adrenaline rush! Learn everything you need to know about the Purgatory Alpine Slide and add it to your vacation itinerary today.

Everything You Need to Know About the Purgatory Alpine Slide

Where It’s Located

The Purgatory Alpine Slide is found within the Purgatory Resort in Durango, CO.

What to Expect

The Purgatory Alpine Slide is a thrill like no other! Feel your heart racing as you fly down this 0.5-mile track at breakneck speeds. You’ll love the stunning mountain views that pass you by! You can also enjoy this ride at a more relaxed pace if you prefer.

When You Can Go

Primarily a summer activity, the Purgatory Alpine Slide can only be enjoyed when it’s not snowing or raining! This attraction is usually closed from November to April, so be sure to check the Purgatory Resort website to find the exact dates and times that you can enjoy this activity.

How to Purchase Tickets

Tickets for the Purgatory Alpine Slide are $15 and can be bought at the Main Ticket Office in the Purgatory Village. Another option is to buy a Total Adventure Ticket, which includes passes to the Purgatory Alpine Slide as well as other incredible attractions within the resort.

Other Activities to Enjoy at the Purgatory Mountain Resort

If you purchase a Total Adventure Ticket, you’ll get access to a variety of other great activities! You can take on the challenging ropes course, enjoy an incredible ride on a zip line, admire the gorgeous views from the scenic chair lift ride, or even defy gravity on a bungee trampoline! Other activities include a mechanical bull, water runners, mini golf, climbing wall, bouncy house, and much more.

Where to Stay While You’re Visiting Durango, Colorado

Complete your adventure in Durango by staying in the best accommodations possible! Reserve a vacation home with us at Durango Colorado Vacations; we offer luxurious penthouses, villas, lofts, cabins, and apartments all throughout this gorgeous area. Each property ranges in size and is fully equipped with the finest amenities and features, such as fireplaces, hot tubs, outdoor decks, BBQ grills, and more. With every property located within a short distance of exciting Durango attractions, both outdoor and indoor, you won’t find a better place to stay in this amazing state out West. Our deluxe properties are the perfect place to unwind after an exciting day exploring Durango! Don’t miss your chance to have the greatest vacation ever; check our availability and book one of our fantastic rentals today!
Durango, Colorado, is an amazing vacation destination, regardless of the season. Book your dream vacation with us at any time of year for a trip that you will cherish for years to come!
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