Top 5 Reasons to Visit Lightner Creek Inn
- It’s only 5 miles from downtown Durango and 33 miles from Mesa Verde National Park, known for its Native American cliff dwellings.
- The inn resembles a French country manor; it has landscaped gardens and a backyard pond.
- Each morning, the innkeepers prepare a fresh breakfast, served in the sunroom or on the veranda.
- You might see wildlife, as the inn is located across the street from a peregrine falcon sanctuary and next door to an elk preserve. In nearby Durango, you can hike, bike, whitewater raft, or shop downtown. *The famous jumping scene from the classic film Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid was filmed at Baker’s Bridge, which is located above the Animas River, about 13 miles north of Durango.
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