Whatever you want to call it, El Gordo or El Nino has gotten the Four Corners region excited about the 2015-2016 Durango ski season. The meteorologists are promising snow of epic proportions all ski season. There has never been a better time to plan to ski Durango.
From La Plata County Airport DRO, we can get you to Wolf Creek Ski Resort in 1.5 hours. These guys are already 100% open, reporting a 36” mid-mountain base and keep getting 10” + storms. Stay in Pagosa Springs and take the shuttle to the mountain daily. At $65 a day for adults, you can definitely get a lot of snow for your buck.
Purgatory Ski Resort opens this Saturday the 21st! These guys have tons of Ski and Stay specials and we can get you there in 1 hour from the Durango La Plata Airport DRO. Purgatory is a great mountain offering skiing for anyone and everyone while still maintaining an intimate resort feel. Buck Horn Transportation can also get your party to and from town if you decide to leave the resort. If you are going to ski Durango, this is the place to start.
If you enjoy powdery fresh turns all day, San Juan Untracked is also now booking backcountry snowcat tours. This snowcat operation is the largest in the US and is consistently featured in mainstream and independent ski publications. Definitely book your trip in advance, as space is sometimes limited.
For those of you ready for even more adventure, Silverton Mountain, opens their unguided skiing December 19th. This mountain is not for the faint of heart and usually will not be on your first trip to ski Durango, but we will take you there.
When planning your trip to ski Durango, leave the driving up to us!
Buck Horn Transportation can alleviate the headache of car rental, directions, etc. and accommodate all of your ski gear.
Call us anytime for reservations at 970-769-0933