The quaint town of Durango is located in the southwest region of Colorado. In the downtown area, the Railroad Museum exhibits restored trains, airship, and a baggage auto transformed into a film theater. Durango and Silverton Narrow Gage Railroad provides vacationers with an opportunity to go on a 45-mile journey via the still-wild San Juan Mountains to Silverton, where they can eat and shop before re-boarding to return. Backpackers, anglers, and campers ought to stop by at the San Juan National Forest and Vallecito Lake. Besides a gamut of quality hotels, you will find many restaurants in the town serving a broad range of cuisines. Besides a host of recreational opportunities, this place has several parks, and trails, and a nice blend of local and national shops and eateries.