While you visit FLC, check out Durango, Colorado!

Where snowcapped peaks meet the desert Southwest, Durango, Colorado, pulses with natural, historical, and cultural riches. From art galleries to restaurants, 300 days of sunshine to 300 miles of trail, you’ll find college in Durango, Colorado, to be learning like you never imagined.

The only question left to ponder is—how will you adventure?

More outdoor activities around Durango

 Mountain biking

Ride on hundreds of miles of trails leaving right from town. Hit alpine or desert trails for year-round mountain biking within an hour’s drive. People have lived here for years without riding all the trails.


From the canyons of Utah to the tallest peaks of the San Juan Mountains, there’s no shortage of day hikes or backpacking options from Durango—including the Colorado Trail.


Year-round opportunities keep the climbing community busy. From crack climbing in Moab, Utah, to sport and bouldering options in Durango and ice climbing in Ouray, Colorado.