Durango's memorable character is revealed in a detailed guide to the top attractions, restaurants, and lodgings in this Colorado vacation haven. Concise, complete listings describe attractions from alpine slides to winter sports, including some of America's most remarkable adventures; food styles, quality, decor and price range for each restaurant; plus character, amenities, and price range for each lodging. All writeups are presented in a clear, consistent format that includes name, address, distance from the heart of town, phone number and toll-free number, and website. As a bonus, unique monthly weather ratings are provided. For anyone contemplating relocation to Durango, a final chapter provides key livability indicators. Education, crime, income, housing cost and politics of Durango are compared with the other great towns of America; with the largest cities; and with the nation.