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Traveler Information

What to know when you visit Durango this fall.

What’s open?

Restaurants and retails stores are open. Restaurants are operating on a reduced occupancy, and we suggest that you call in advance to make reservations or to get information on special hours. Some restaurants have extended their outdoor space to allow for additional seating. See our local shopping directory and restaurant listings below:

Shopping Directory Restaurant Listings

Visit Responsibly

Our businesses are taking extra steps with safety precautions and sanitation standards. Please observe capacity guidelines at each individual establishment. Facial coverings are required while visiting retailers. When dining at our local restaurants you will need to wear your mask to enter and at any time you are not seated at a table. We appreciate your cooperation in following all guidelines that are set by our local health department and the State of Colorado. By following these guidelines our businesses can continue to stay open. We love our visitors! Show your love for Durango by keeping us safe.

What to expect

All visitors are required to wear face coverings while in public. This includes shopping at a store or while waiting to be seated at a restaurant. Please remember to bring your face coverings when you visit. There are free face masks available at the Durango Welcome Center open 7 days a week in Downtown Durango.

We ask that visitors help us keep our stores open by following these principles. You can play a key part in helping our community stay safe and healthy and continue to thrive.


Wear your mask Masks must be worn when in public places.


Keep your distance Maintain physical distance of at least 6 feet. This is about the distance of a ski length.


Wash Hands often Practice clean habits by washing hands frequently for at least 30 seconds. Use hand sanitizer when hand washing is not available.


If you have Symptoms

If you are visiting Durango and start experiencing COVID-19 Symptoms, please self-quarantine. Click here for additional information.

Please make an appointment to get tested in you have symptoms. Click here for testing locations.

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