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Our easy-to-use system will fill you up and fuel the rest of your day, getting you back on the slopes and enjoying your favorite runs.

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Events

January 29, 2022
1:30pm - 2:30pm

Ironton Distillery Sampling & Ski Giveaway

Come to the Bear Bar to sample some great spirits from Ironton Distillery, the official distillery of Snowdown!  We’ll have several craft cocktails including Old Fashioned, Manhattan, and White Russian.  Enter for a chance to win a great pair of ...
January 29, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
January 29, 2022
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Modelo/Pacifico Goggle Giveaway

Come on over to Paradise Pizzeria for a cold Modelo or Pacifico beer, and a chance to win some great goggles!

3pm at Paradise Pizzeria.

February 5, 2022 to February 6, 2022
9:00am - 4:00pm

Women’s Ski/Ride Camp

For women, by women coaches.  

Women’s ski/ride camps provide a fun experience and supportive environment. Expand your terrain options while developing and improving skills in a safe and motivating environment. Groups are assigned based on personal ability and goals. For intermediate ...
February 5, 2022
9:00am - 3:00pm

Demo Day

Come try all the latest gear!  Just $20 for unlimited demos.  Your favorite local shops will be on the mountain offering demos of skis and snowboards all day.

February 5, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
February 12, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
February 14, 2022
5:00pm - 7:00pm

2022 Valentine’s Day Dinner

Purgy’s Slopeside Restaurant at Purgatory Lodge invites you to our special Valentine’s Day dinner! 

Price: TBD per person (does not include tax or 18% gratuity)
Seatings are available at 5 pm and 7 pm


Located in the heart of the base ...
February 19, 2022

Telefestivus Telemark Festival

Come join other Telemark skiers for a great day on the mountain!

Whatever your skill level, you’ll enjoy camaraderie with like-minded enthusiasts while trying new gear, building your skills, and having a great time.

Free Demos

Backcountry Experience as well as Mountain Chalet ...
February 19, 2022
2:00pm - 3:00pm

New Belgium Party and Backpack Giveaway

Come to Powderhouse and enjoy a New Belgium beer and enter for your chance to win a Topo backpack!

2pm at Powderhouse.

February 19, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
February 20, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
February 25, 2022 to February 27, 2022

Ski Bike Rally

Ski Bike enthusiasts from all over the country will descend on Purgatory Resort this weekend!  This is a great opportunity to gather with others who are passionate about the sport.  In addition to riding the mountain, the rally includes plenty ...
February 26, 2022 to February 27, 2022

Dave Spencer Ski Classic

At this annual fundraiser for the Adaptive Sports Association of Durango, skiers with and without disabilities ski side-by-side to support ASA’s mission to make outdoor recreation accessible to everyone.

Purgatory Resort partners with ASA to enrich the lives of individuals with ...
adaptive program
February 26, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
February 26, 2022
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Lagunitas Cooler and Backpack Giveaway

Come to Purgy’s for your chance to win some great prizes from our friends at Lagunitas Brewing!

3pm at Purgy’s.

February 27, 2022

Teacher Appreciation Day, presented by Vectra Bank

Teachers — today is your day!  Join us on the mountain so we can honor you for your commitment to our children.

All Local School Employees Are Invited! Teacher Appreciation Day is not just for teachers.  Anyone who works for a local ...
March 5, 2022
11:00am - 1:30pm

Uncle Clyde’s Run & Slide

Get ready for the whackiest race ever in Durango! It’s on the tubing hill. Run up… tube down. Repeat!

Most laps wins!

Oh, and it’s a relay race!

Register Now!

Competition Categories:

Team up with your best buddy for this tag-team style race. We will ...
March 5, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
March 5, 2022
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Colorado Native Meier Snowboard Giveaway

Stop by Paradise Pizzeria for your chance to win a great Meier snowboard, compliments of our friends at Colorado Native!

3pm at Paradise.

March 6, 2022
8:30pm - 3:00pm

VNTRbirds Women’s Back Country Basics



Avalanche education is the best piece of gear you can have in the backcountry. Whether you’re snowshoeing, splitboarding, snowmobiling, etc. get the proper knowledge to help you move through the backcountry safely, efficiently and confidently. VNTRbirds tailored their Backcountry Basics ...
March 12, 2022
10:00am - 12:30pm

McDonald’s Cardboard Derby

The McDonald’s Cardboard Derby at Purgatory Resort is a classic winter competition you won’t want to miss! Build your derby racer out of cardboard and duct tape only, and pilot it down the slopes during one of the most fun days ...
March 12, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Goggle Giveaway with Modelo/Pacifico Beer

Stop by Backside Bistro for your chance to win some great goggles, compliments of our friends at Modelo and Pacifico.

1pm at Backside Bistro.

March 12, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
March 12, 2022
5:00pm - 6:30pm

Tequila Tasting & Cocktails

You are in for a special treat!  At this exclusive Spring Break event, we will be sampling some of the finest tequilas, led by a local tequila expert.

Plus — a signature cocktail is included!

Reserve Now!

We hope you will join us ...
March 13, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
March 16, 2022
11:00am - 3:00pm

Wolves Visit the Mountain

Have you ever wanted to get to know a wolf up close?  Today is your chance!  Our good friends from Wolfwood Refuge are bringing these beautiful animals up to Purgatory Resort for the day.  

This is a great opportunity for ...
March 19, 2022

Hollywood Huckfest

Get ready for big air, prizes, and ultimate glory!  The Huckfest is a “slopestyle-freeride” event, with kickers above the cliff faces on the “Hollywood” expert terrain of the Catharsis run.

Open to skiers and riders ages 10 and up.

Athletes will be ...
March 19, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
March 20, 2022
9:00am - 3:00pm

Demo Day

Come try all the latest gear!  Just $20 for unlimited demos.  Your favorite local shops will be on the mountain offering demos of skis and snowboards all day.

March 26, 2022
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Stereo/Cooler Giveaway from Twisted Tea and Truly

Stop by Powderhouse for your chance to win a stereo/cooler, compliments of our friends at Twisted Tea and Truly!

2pm at Powderhouse.

March 26, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
April 2, 2022
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Live Music at the Bear Bar

Come enjoy live music at the Bear Bar after a great day on the slopes.  Here’s our music lineup for the season!

December 11: Joel Racheff

December 18: Dustin Burley

December 23: Reeder & Spencer

December 30: Six Dollar String Band

January 8: Ian Lennox

January ...
April 3, 2022
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Pond Skim

Get your skis shined up, grab a stick of Juicy Fruit, and show us your moves as you skim across the pond.  Is the water cold?  Nah.

Sign-ups:

Space is limited.  The first 75 people to sign up are in. Sign up inside ...