Parks & Recreation

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Parks & Recreation News and Events

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Durango Parks and Recreation Enrichment Guide Cover Fall 2018 Man and Child Holding a Fish

Durango Parks & Recreation Receives National Accreditation
View the Parks and Recreation Accreditation (PDF) 

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The mission is to promote and provide a full range of parks, trails, natural lands, recreational facilities, programs and amenities that enrich the quality of life for all residents and visitors.  These services shall enhance the health and well-being of those we serve in a financially responsible and environmentally sustainable manner.


The vision is to promote and establish Durango as a leading community with a focus on health, wellness, vitality, safe access to amenities and an exceptional quality lifestyle.