- The list below includes 47 free or cheap things to do in or near Silverton, Colorado, including 38 different types of inexpensive activities like Hiking Trails, Lake, Off Road & ATV and Art Gallery.
- From Ice Lakes to Molas Pass, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Silverton and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Telluride, Ouray, Ridgway and Durango.
The Durango Discovery Museum is an interactive science center that strives to educate and entertain its guests about science. The museum offers a number of programs, accommodates field trips, and contains an eatery for weekend dinner access.
Located along the scenic Animas River, Flexible Flyers Rafting is a business offering guided whitewater rafting trips for those visiting the area. Guests are led by an experienced guide who navigates them through the river's exciting rocks and rapids.
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303 W College Drive, Durango, CO 81301 MoreLess Info
Mountain Waters Rafting is a local company offering family friendly and adventure whitewater rafting trips coupled with a variety of other outdoor activities such as ziplining, rock climbing, scenic rail rides and more.
San Juan National Forest encompasses two alpine wilderness areas located on the southern part of the San Juan Mountains and comprises of many scenic routes, alpine lakes, canyons and multiple archeological sites.
Creede, Colorado is home to the Creede Underground Mining Museum, an institution dedicated to preserving the city's legacy as an important mining community. The museum and its abandoned mine are fully underground.
Accommodating visitors of all skill levels, Mountain Waters Rafting offers visitors a mix of family oriented to advanced white water rafting trips with an experienced guide. The company also runs a zipline that sends visitors flying over a forest.
Outlaw Rivers & Jeep Tours is one of the largest outfitters in Southwest Colorado. They offer a wide variety of adventures to suit any skill level and feature a range of activities including whitewater rafting and kayaking tours.
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479 Main Avenue, Durango, CO 81301 MoreLess Info
The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad is a heritage railroad which operates between Durango and Silverton on a route which dates back to 1880's and offers beautiful views of the San Juan National Forest. The original 1882 train depot is preserved and still in operation.