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5 Best Museums in Durango

Are you looking for an interesting stop for the whole family in Durango (besides a Durango zip line tour)? Check out one of these local museums! Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum Whether you take a ride on the train or not, the DSNGRR Museum is a great stop to learn about the history of Durango and Silverton as mining towns. The museum displays machinery from the trains and provides endless information about why the DSNGRR is so famous. Open from 7am-7pm, the museum offers a unique look into the railroad and mining. In addition, admission to the DSNGRR Museum is free, so it is a wonderful option to learn something new and save some money. Durango Wildlife Museum The Durango Wildlife Museum provides information about Durango’s surrounding ecosystem. Stop by to learn about the animals and wildlife…

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July 19, 2024

Discover Adventure with Soaring Tree Top Adventures: New Sale Rates in July!

Welcome to Soaring Tree Top Adventures, where every day brings new thrills and breathtaking views of the San Juan Mountains. We’ve just unveiled new sale rates in July that make experiencing our zip line tours easier and more affordable than ever before! At Soaring Tree Top Adventures, we believe in making nature accessible without compromising…

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June 29, 2024

The Perfect Day in Durango: What to Do

So, you have one day in Durango, and you don’t know what to do? We’ve got you covered! First up: breakfast. We love to stop by Durango Doughworks for a quick and delicious breakfast burrito and donut. We also highly recommend Oscar’s Cafe for another yummy breakfast option. Both of these options are local favorites,…

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June 8, 2024

Our Top Picks: Free Activities Around Durango

Whether you have a day in Durango or a whole week, we’ve got you covered with free activities. And they are fun for all ages! Check out our top picks below: 1. Pinkerton Hot Springs Vacation Durango: Pinkerton Hot Springs The Pinkerton Hot Springs are a roadside attraction on Highway 550. Easy access, easy pit stop! We highly recommend checking out this beautiful spot if you’re in the area. 2. Toh-Atin Gallery       Toh-Atin Gallery Website, VisitDurango Toh-Atin Gallery is a family-owned gallery here in Durango where you can view antique and contemporary Navajo rugs, weavings, and jewelry, as well as Pueblo pottery and jewelry, Hopi Kachinas, and other Native American and Southwestern arts. 3. Animas River Trail Animas River Trail TripAdvisor The Animas River Trail is perfect for running, biking, or walking. You can access the trail…

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May 31, 2024

Leading with Passion: Meet Phil

Soaring Tree Top Adventures has been called a magical retreat for adventurers and nature lovers alike. Its located in the center of a lush wilderness where the beauty of nature meets heart-pounding excitement. Phil, one of the longest running staff members at Soaring, has been the General Manager for a countless amount of years. He…

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August 5, 2023

The Soaring Season is Half-Way Over: Book Now!

Nestled amidst the stunning landscapes of Durango, Colorado, Soaring Tree Top Adventures offers an exhilarating journey. Since it is almost August, the season is almost over so don’t forget to book your tickets. This eco-friendly zipline has already captured the hearts of countless thrill-seekers and nature enthusiasts alike. As we celebrate this milestone, let’s take a moment to reflect on the incredible experiences this destination has to offer and the exciting activities that still await those seeking a unique and unforgettable adventure.   The heart of Soaring Tree Top Adventures lies in its zipline tours, which provide an unmatched opportunity to soar through the pristine San Juan National Forest canopy. With a meticulously designed network of ziplines, sky bridges, and platforms, visitors are treated to breathtaking views of the surrounding wilderness. As this incredible journey comes to a close, visitors…

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July 26, 2023

Escape the Heat, Go Soaring!

Summer is in full swing! As the temperatures increase, many people begin their search for cooler weather. Soaring Tree Top Adventures, our zipline company in the mountains just outside Durango, Colorado, is an ideal escape for a refreshing trip amid nature. Prepare to Soar through the towering trees, take in the fresh mountain air, and…

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July 13, 2023

Durango’s Bar D Chuckwagon

Nestled amidst the awe-inspiring landscapes of Colorado, the Bar D Chuckwagon offers an unforgettable experience. Situated on the Dalton Cattle Ranch, just north of the small town of Durango, this ranch provides a range of exciting events. From a choice of three delicious dinner options to a side-splitting cowboy comedic show, the Bar D Chuckwagon…

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June 23, 2023

HomeSlice: A Slice of Durango

When if comes to satisfying all of your cravings for a delicious hot pizza, you might think of New York or Chicago style as your go to. You’d be surprised that Durango, CO has one of the best pizza places that combines both styles to give you the most enjoyable pizzas. HomeSlice Pizza has a…

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June 8, 2023

Country Sunshine: Colorado’s Best B&B

If you’re searching for an authentic Colorado experience, look no further than Country Sunshine Bed and Breakfast. This B&B is among the outstanding landscape and views that creates a homey and relaxing environment for its guests. Whether you are from the city longing to get away, or if you’re a nature enthusiast seeking the peace…

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June 7, 2023

Grandparents, Kids & Grandkids — Bonding over Ziplining

One of the great things that we get to experience at Soaring is seeing lots of family members coming out and having a great day together. It is very common for a ziplining group to have kids, their parents, and their grandparents all together. The fact that all three generations are participating in the same…

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September 7, 2022

Mountain Weather and Your Vacation Plans

While we enjoy quite a bit of sunshine here at Soaring Treetop Adventures (Durango experiences 266 days of sunshine per year) we are in the mountains, and the mountains create weather patterns that folks from flatter areas may be unaccustomed to (such as when your phone gives a 70% chance of rain but fails to…

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August 27, 2022