Let the majestic Needle Mountains and the San Juan National Forest be the breathtaking backdrop for your ceremony. Whether it is the gentle rustle of leaves in an aspen grove, the spectacular views from Dante’s overlook, or a carpet of glistening snow illuminated by moonlight , Durango Mountain Resort provides the perfect setting to create memories that will last a lifetime. Summer or winter, Durango Mountain Resort is the perfect setting to celebrate, entertain, and to create the Colorado wedding of your dreams.
Contact our Wedding and Events Manager, Tori Ossola at 970.385.2164, or via our wedding inquiry form (click here) to discuss all of the exciting details for your perfect day.
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One of our premier ceremony and reception venues, located at the top of the mountain, offers a secluded, elegant, fine dining experience with spectacular views of all five surrounding mountain ranges. With a large deck to take in the amazing scenery, this truly is a tremendous location to say “I do!”
Seasonal Vehicular Access Only.
Ski Access during Winter Season.
Engineer Mountain Ceremony Site
This rustic, meadow ceremony site provides an effortless setting for exchanging your vows. The views of the awe-inspiring backdrop of Engineer Mountain will frame your nuptials perfectly. Host your reception at any of our Village venues to complete your special day.
Seasonal Access Only
Boyce Meadows Ceremony Site
Nestled in an Aspen grove with the Needles Mountain Range as your backdrop this inspirational retreat will be a peaceful setting to begin your lives together. Host your reception at any of our Village venues to complete your special day
Seasonal Access Only
DMR Festival Tent
Set amid the beautiful mountain surroundings with easy access to the Village Plaza, this site provides a superb blank canvass to paint your individual dream wedding. The bride and groom design the décor of this elegant tent, as well as the interior layout of the reception to suit their individual style and taste.
Seasonal Access: May – September
This splendid facility features an elegant experience for you and your guests. Exchange your vows among the aspens overlooking Twilight Basin, then celebrate at Purgy’s and let our exceptional staff cater to your every need as you indulge in our spectacular views, professional service and gourmet Colorado cuisine. The perfect reception space for your incredible Rocky Mountain wedding.
Hoody's Base Camp
Located at the heart of our base area, Hoody’s is the perfect location to host your rehearsal dinner or post-wedding brunch. For smaller wedding parties, it’s the ideal intimate reception location. Hoody’s comfortable fireplace and rustic ambiance of the old west allows your guests to enjoy themselves to the night’s end.
Durango Mountain Institute
Previously an elite, private clubhouse, the Durango Mountain Institute provides an ideal space for an intimate wedding, rehearsal dinner or brunch. Host your ceremony on the patio overlooking the base of the ski area, and then retire inside to our well-appointed gathering space featuring warm, cozy furniture, beautiful slate floors and full Audio/Visual capabilities for sharing your love with family and friends.
Capacity: 75 upstairs only; 120 using upstairs and downstairs.
Contact our Wedding and Events Manager, Tori Ossola at 970.385.2164 to discuss all of the exciting details for your perfect day.