Junction West Durango Riverside Resort and Campground

Durango, CO

Accommodation types

  • cabin
  • rv
  • tent

Enjoy these amenities

Bar / Alcohol Available
Bathrooms
Cable TV
Dog Park
Food on Site
Gameroom

Let us tell you more

Welcome to JW Durango Riverside Resort! Located along the Animas River in the beautiful San Juan Mountains.

Tucked along the river’s edge at the northern end of the Hermosa Valley, our campground is just north of historic downtown Durango and right off the scenic Million Dollar Highway. This area is home to countless recreational opportunities, including hiking, biking, off-roading, fishing, river rafting, horseback riding and the popular Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad.

JW Durango Riverside Resort features a pool, game room, convenience store and more. We are remodeling cabins, modernizing our store and upgrading the pool area in addition!

You may choose to stay in one of our rustic cabins, vacation rentals, riverfront RV sites, spacious super-sites, or tent sites. With so much to enjoy, you’re sure to have a memorable stay with us at Durango Riverside. Keep the memories fresh by visiting our camp store for souvenirs to take the fun home!

Fun things to do and experience

Activities on or nearby this property

Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback Riding
Live Entertainment
Swimming

Here’s where it’s located

Directions

13391 CR 250, Durango, CO 81301

Directions

Scenic views

Mountains
River, Stream or Creek

Enjoy these amenities

Bar / Alcohol Available
Bathrooms
Cable TV
Dog Park
Food on Site
Gameroom

Let us tell you more

Welcome to JW Durango Riverside Resort! Located along the Animas River in the beautiful San Juan Mountains.

Tucked along the river’s edge at the northern end of the Hermosa Valley, our campground is just north of historic downtown Durango and right off the scenic Million Dollar Highway. This area is home to countless recreational opportunities, including hiking, biking, off-roading, fishing, river rafting, horseback riding and the popular Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad.

JW Durango Riverside Resort features a pool, game room, convenience store and more. We are remodeling cabins, modernizing our store and upgrading the pool area in addition!

You may choose to stay in one of our rustic cabins, vacation rentals, riverfront RV sites, spacious super-sites, or tent sites. With so much to enjoy, you’re sure to have a memorable stay with us at Durango Riverside. Keep the memories fresh by visiting our camp store for souvenirs to take the fun home!

Fun things to do and experience

Activities on or nearby this property

Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback Riding
Live Entertainment
Swimming

Here’s where it’s located

Directions

13391 CR 250, Durango, CO 81301

Directions

Scenic views

Mountains
River, Stream or Creek

Accommodation types

  • cabin
  • rv
  • tent

starting at
$100/night

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House rules for a happy stay

Policies

Campfires Allowed
Open All Year
Pet Friendly
Propane Fires
  • There is a $35 fee for all cancellations. For reservations canceled within 30 days of the arrival date, the deposit is forfeited.

Rules & regulations

Check-in/Check-out: Check-out is at 11 a.m. and check-in is at 2 p.m.

Pets: Durango Riverside is a pet-friendly campground. However, we ask that all guests clean up after their pets using the stations provided, keep them on a leash, and do not leave them unattended. The fee for the first pet is included in the nightly rate for RV sites, but there is a $10 charge for each additional pet. When booking one of our pet-friendly cabins, a fee of $10 is charged for the first pet and $10 for each additional pet. * We do have four cabins that are PET-FREE: Three glamping cabins, and one Valley View Contemporary Cabin.

Visitors: All visitors to the park must check in at the front desk.

Pool: Our heated pool is open from Memorial Day to Labor Day, 9 a.m. to sundown. There is no lifeguard on duty. All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Swim diapers are required for babies and toddlers.

Parking: Each site or cabin includes one vehicle. Overflow parking is available, but limited. If you have any additional vehicles, trailers or equipment, you must contact the front desk to check availability and register.

Seasonal Offerings: We are open year-round! We have riverfront and pull-thru RV sites available for daily, weekly, and monthly rates during the winter season. We also have our Valley View Tiny Homes and Lone Cone Vacation Rental available throughout the winter. In addition, we have winter storage options from November-April. Among our amenities, our laundry room is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week all year long. Our front desk/retail/convenience store is also open year-round with limited hours. All other amenities are closed for the winter. For more information on seasonal closures or to get rates for RV sites, cabins, or storage, call us at: 970-247-4499.

Hours of Operation:

  • Front desk/Retail/Convenience Store: Open year-round. From Memorial Day to Labor Day our hours are 8 a.m.-8 p.m., daily.

  • Hours are limited during the fall, winter, and spring seasons.

  • Laundry Room: Open year-round 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

  • Game Room: Open from April 1-Dec. 1, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

  • Café: Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day, hours will vary.

  • Pool: Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day, 9 a.m. to sundown.

  • Bathhouses: We have two bathhouses on the property. The north bathhouse is open from May 1-Nov. 1. The south bathhouse is open from April 15-Nov. 15.

Late Departures: We do allow for late departures when possible, however, you must register for a late departure with the front desk either before you arrive or upon arrival. The fee for a late departure is $25.

Housekeeping: We do not offer daily housekeeping services for our cabins, but we do have laundry facilities on-site for guests to use. We include one set of linens and basic toiletries upon arrival. Guests can purchase additional toiletries in the convenience store.

WiFi: We offer our guests low-speed WiFi for free throughout the park. High-speed WiFi is available for a fee and guests can choose their preferred option upon arrival.

Occupants: The daily rate for our RV sites includes 2 adults, 2 children, and one pet. There is a fee for each additional adult, child, and pet. Among our seven different cabin types, occupancy varies between 2-6 people. Additional fees are dependent on the type of cabin booked. For more information, call us at: 970-247-4499.

  • Fees:

    • Additional adults: $12

    • Additional children: $8

    • Additional pets: $10

    • Late departure: $25 per hour

    • Linen package: $15

    • Bath package: $10

    • Linen and bath package combination: $20

    • Dump fee: $15 for a single use

    • Shower fee: $8 for a single use

    • Water fill: $10 for a small tank, $15 for a large tank

    • Laundry: $2 per wash, .25 cents per 7 minutes for the dryers

Rates: We have different rates depending on the time of year and the type of site/cabin you’re interested in. We offer only daily rates from May to October in our RV sites, but we do have daily, weekly and monthly options during the winter season. We also have winter storage rates, including an option for electricity.

Discounts: We do not offer discounts during our peak season, which is Memorial Day to Labor Day. Outside those dates, we do have several discount options, including Military and First Responder. For more information, call us at: 970-247-4499

Winter Closure Schedule

RVs:

  • Riverfront RV sites – open year round.

  • Pull Thru RV sites – 19-31 are open year round; 72-78 close on Oct. 15 and reopen on May 1; 53-62 will be converted to storage spaces for the winter, they’ll close for regular bookings on Oct. 15 and reopen May 1.

  • Super Sites – Close Oct. 15 and reopen May 1.

  • Back In Sites – 87-89 are open year round; 41-42 and the 90s could be open year round, but they are difficult to plow so we’re keeping them closed unless we fill up and need to use them; 32, 34-40, 43-44, 49-50 will be closed Nov. 1 and reopen May 1.

CABINS:

  • Rustic Cabin – closes Nov. 1 and reopens May 1.

  • One-Room Glamping Cabin – closes Nov. 1 and reopens April 15.

  • Two-Room Glamping Cabin – closes Nov. 1 and reopens April 15.

  • Deluxe Glamping Cabin – closes Oct. 15 and reopens April 15.

  • Riverfront Tiny Home – closes Oct. 15 and reopens April 15.

  • Valley View Tiny Home – open year round.

  • Lone Cone – open year round.

TENTS:

  • Close Nov. 1 and reopen May 1.

STORAGE:

  • In sites 53-62 from Nov. 1-April 15.

NORTH BATHHOUSE:

  • Closes Nov. 1 and reopens May 1.

SOUTH BATHHOUSE:

  • Closes Nov. 15 and reopens April 15.

POOL:

  • Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

GAME ROOM:

  • Closes Dec. 1 and reopens April 1 (We can open upon request during the winter season).

LAUNDRY ROOM:

  • Open year round.

CAFÉ:

  • Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day, hours may vary. Call for more information, 970-247-4499.

RETAIL/GROCERY/FRONT DESK:

  • Open year round with changing hours; Memorial Day to Labor Day, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; limited hours through the fall, winter and spring seasons. Call for more information, 970-247-4499.

TRASH PICK UP:

  • Ends Sept. 30 and begins again on May 1, pick up times vary.

Our guests say it best

5.0(1 Review)

Great for short or long stays, family or single.

5/5Nathan B.
  • Reviewed: Aug 16, 2023

The site was very clean and the staff were super friendly and very helpful.