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Seniors Week!

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Purgatory Resort was recently named a top ski destination for seniors by SeniorsSkiing.com!

The first two weeks of January are Seniors Weeks!  We will have special events and activities just for seniors, as well as great discounts on lodging packages.

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WEEK ONE:

Monday, January 4:  Free Guided Tour of the Mountain!  One of our friendly ambassadors from Guest Services will show you the best runs and secret powder stashes, and also share information about Durango and Purgatory history.  Meet at the base of Lift 1 at 10am.

Tuesday, January 5:  Free Senior Ski Clinic!  Brush up on your technique in this clinic designed specifically for seniors.  Meet at the Adult Check-In desk just outside the Rental Shop at 9:30am.

Wednesday, January 6: Wine and Cheese Reception!  Come socialize with your fellow seniors and enjoy a selection of local wines and cheeses.  Free. Meet at Hoody’s at 4pm.

Thursday, January 7:  Yoga!  Enjoy a gentle, restorative yoga session with Nicole.  This complimentary class is appropriate for all levels.  Class starts at 6pm in the DMI.

Friday, January 8:  Cowboy Poetry!  Come join Purgatory Legend and long-time ski patroller “Dirty” for a fun session of apres-ski cowboy poetry.  Grab a drink and enjoy this unique experience!  Meet at Hoody’s at 5pm.

Saturday, January 9:  Yoga and Meditation!  Meet at the DMI at 8:30am for morning yoga before you hit the slopes, or come for meditation at 11:30am. Both classes are complimentary.

Sunday, January 10:  Demo Day!  Try all the latest gear, all day long!  Just a $10 donation to our local charity partners gets you unlimited demos from five local shops.  Base of Lift 1, starting at 9am.

 

WEEK TWO:

Monday, January 11:  Guided Tour of the Mountain!  One of our friendly ambassadors from Guest Services will show you the best runs and secret powder stashes, and also share information about Durango and Purgatory history. Free.  Meet at the base of Lift 1 at 10am.

Tuesday, January 12:  Free Senior Ski Clinic!  Brush up on your techniques in this clinic designed specifically for seniors.  Meet at the Adult Check-In desk just outside the Rental Shop at 9:30am.

Wednesday, January 13: Wine and Cheese Reception!  Come socialize with your fellow seniors and enjoy a selection of local wines and cheeses. Free. Meet at Hoody’s at 4pm.

Thursday, January 14:  Yoga!  Enjoy a gentle, restorative yoga session with Nicole.  This complimentary class is appropriate for all levels.  Class starts at 6pm in the DMI.

Friday, January 15: Steamworks Brewing Party:  One of Durango’s favorite local breweries is on the mountain today!  We’ll have a special scavenger hunt in the morning.  Find the cans of Third Eye Pale Ale stashed on the mountain, and you’ll win some great prizes.  Then join the brewers for “Firkin Friday” at 3pm at Purgy’s as they tap a special limited-batch keg of beer.

Saturday, January 16:  Yoga and Meditation!  Meet at the DMI at 8:30am for morning yoga before you hit the slopes, or come for meditation at 11:30am. Both classes are complimentary.

Saturday, January 16 and Sunday, January 17:  Winterfest!  Enjoy a weekend full of activities:  ice climbing, snow shoe tours, dog sledding, sleigh rides, and more.