First time at Purgatory Store Book a room Buy a ticket Place a food order Welcome to Purgatory Resort! We look forward to your visit and want to ensure that you have the best experience possible — whether you are staying with us for a week-long getaway or coming up for a day on the slopes. Before you Arrive Make the most of every moment! Planning ahead for your visit ensures you’ll have everything you need ready when you get here, so you can get straight to the fun stuff. Pro tip: Find great deals on tickets, o on our offers page. Shop ahead for the best rates Tickets Learn more Get expert guidance from our friendly and knowledgable instructors Lessons View lessons Gear up for fun and safety out on the mountain Rentals Reserve rentals Add something special to the itinerary Fun in the snow Winter Activities From tubing & snowshoeing to scenic snowcat tours & snowmobiling, make your winter visit unforgettable. View activities What we’re up to Event Calendar Whether you’re here for an extended holiday, a weekend escape or a day on the slopes, check out our events calendar. We’ve got a packed winter planned! View events Did you book your slopeside lodging yet? Fun is just a lift-ride away, or maybe a cannon ball into the pool. Find your perfect home away from home. View lodging Download The Purgatory App and find everything you need at your fingertips Getting Here к Arriving Get directions Parking Find parking Shuttles View shuttles Packing Tips We want you to be cozy and comfortable on the slopes. Bring gear and clothing appropriate for the weather and conditions. A base layer (think long underwear) An insulated & waterproof outer layer Snow pants Fleece or wool hat Gloves or mittens Thick, warm socks Protective eyewear (sunglasses or goggles). Helmets are required for children participating in any Purgatory Ski & Snowsports School program. And don’t forget cold weather “street” clothes for enjoying après activities or visiting nearby historic Durango.