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Snowcat Dinners & Scenic Tours

by Purgatory Snowcat Adventures

Experience a unique ride in a snowcat with breathtaking views of the San Juan Mountains.  Purgatory Snowcat Adventures offers 2-hour Scenic Snowcat Tours and gourmet Snowcat Dinner Excursions.

Book Your Tour

View the tabs below to book your Dinner Excursion or Scenic Snowcat Tour online, or call (970)375-6112.

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Dinner Excursions

Snowcat Dinner Excursion

Enjoy spectacular views of the alpenglow on the Needles Mountains, plus a unique culinary offering. Experience a ride in the enclosed snowcat up to Powderhouse Restaurant before savoring a sophisticated menu of hors d’oeuvres, fresh salad, handcrafted soup, main course and dessert. Each dinner is paired expertly with drinks, listed below. 

2019/2020 Dates:
December 28 –
Wine pairing 
January 18 –
Beer pairing featuring Durango’s Ska Brewing
February 15 –
Wine pairing 
March 21 –
Whiskey, wine and vinegar

Price: $150 per person, includes snowcat ride, dinner, tax and gratuity. 

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Guests meet at the Ticket Office at 4:45 to pick up tickets. 

Reservations are required 48 hours in advance by booking online, calling 800-525-0892, or visiting Guest Services at the resort.

Terms, Conditions & Refund Policy
Reservations are required 48 hours in advance of the day of the dinner excursion.  A minimum of 12 dinner guests is required for each trip. Dining excursions are weather- and condition-dependent, and Purgatory may choose to cancel at any time and will provide a full refund. Reservations are otherwise non-refundable.


Or go cat skiing or snowboarding!  With access to over 35,000 acres of expansive terrain in the San Juan backcountry, Purgatory Snowcat Adventures (formerly San Juan Untracked) is Colorado’s largest backcountry skiing & snowboarding operation. Learn more about Snowcat Skiing