Purgatory Resort is located in the San Juan Mountains of southwest Colorado, about 26 miles north of the historic town of Durango. Visitors can access the resort by various means:
By Car: The resort is approximately a 30-minute drive from Durango. Guests traveling by car can use US Highway 550 to reach the resort.
By Air: Durango has its own airport, the La Plata County Airport, offering flights from hubs such as Denver, Albuquerque, and Phoenix. From the airport, visitors can utilize shuttles or rental cars to reach Purgatory Resort.