Prime accommodations at Purgatory Resort. Why you came to Colorado! Just a mile from the lifts and halfway between Durango and Silverton on the San Juan Scenic Skyway and across the street from the Weminuche Wilderness. The lodge offers feather beds, down comforters, hot tubs, sauna, steam room, hiking trails, a library, game room and the Sow’s Ear steak house. Specializing in destination weddings, family reunions, church, women’s and men’s groups, and parties of all kinds.