Once a railroad town, Dolores still preserves its history in many ways while also offering a number of activities for vacationers to enjoy. Located between Durango and Ridgway, Dolores is a great place to spend a vacation in Colorado for those that love history and nature.
Before becoming a railroad town, Dolores was once home to Ancestral Puebloans. Their civilization is still alive today with the enormous Anasazi Heritage Center that features hands-on exhibits, a nature hike and other traveling exhibits. For more history, visitors can tour an exact replica of the original train depot from the town’s days as a railroad stop. Outdoor activities in Dolores are also a popular pastime due to the town’s proximity to McPhee Lake and the San Juan National Forest.
Book a Dolores vacation rental to enjoy the beauty of Colorado in this small town. Dolores cabin rentals and Dolores home rentals give you and your family the space and privacy you want on your next visit to Colorado. Experience the majestic beauty of Dolores and learn about the history of this southwest Colorado town on your next vacation.
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