Paddle Board & Boat Rentals
Explore Twilight Lake with paddle boards, canoes and kayaks from Durango Board and Boat—Purgatory’s partner in summer adventure. Twilight Lake is the perfect size lake for a fun family adventure for all ages. Guests can also enjoy the lake and surrounding park and playground, including fishing in Twilight Lake.
Durango Board and Boat
Located directly across from the entrance to Purgatory Resort, Twilight Lake is a serene alpine lake flanked by 13,000 foot mountain peaks. Take the free shuttle from Purgatory Resort Village, or park on the north side of the lake (near the Community Center) or the southeast side of the lake (at the Purgatory Creek/Purgatory Flats trailhead).
Choosing a Board/Boat
Locally designed and hand-crafted stand up paddle boards offer a fun way to experience the sport, strengthen your core, and improve your balance. Paddle boards are beginner friendly on this quiet lake. Life jackets are provided.
Experience the fresh mountain air and Twilight Lake on a canoe. Our canoes are a perfect entry-level boats; they handle great and are extremely stable. Loads of fun for a family or a couple wanting to spend some quality time together.
Our inflatable boats are slow and easy to maneuver–perfect for a mellow, comfortable ride to the center of Twilight Lake.
Kayaking is a peaceful and relaxing way to enjoy Twilight Lake and the surrounding scenery of the Rockies. Our kayaks are great for novice paddlers and are very easy to handle, plus Twilight Lake provides calm, flat water. Kayaks seat one. Life jackets are provided.