Durango Rock Climbing - Half Day


Durango, Colorado

Group Size

Max 6 people


4 hours


Easy, Intermediate, Hard

Starting At

$306.48 for 1 person

This is a half-day of "custom climbing" - we will take you climbing at any of our nearby crags and can help you learn new skills from a professional, we can do whatever you like.

To get the best value bring your friends and family!

Client:Guide ratio

  • 6:1 – $99 per climber
  • 5:1 – $109 per climber
  • 4:1 – $129 per climber
  • 3:1 – $149 per climber
  • 2:1 – $199 per climber
  • 1:1 – $299 

This is one of our most popular programs, perfect for individuals, groups of friends, or families. We customize the itinerary to match your experience level, goals, and favorite type of climbing. Whether you just want to climb or learn new skills our AMGA (American Mountain Guides Association) guides, we will help you have the best experience.

Durango has a huge variety of climbs, we can take you to anything from beginner to advanced routes in any discipline - top-rope, trad, sport, or multi-pitch.

Durango has:

  • Face climbs
  • Cracks
  • Overhanging caves
  • and a huge variety of rock types

The climbing in Durango is a hidden gem.

With a San Juan Expeditions guide, you don't have to worry, we will take you to our favorite climbs and you can learn from a professional. We have all the gear, and local knowledge to help you have the best experience without fussing over where to climb, what gear you need, or your climbing ability.

San Juan Expeditions

View Website Durango, Colorado 970-460-6065

Welcome to San Juan Expeditions the guide service of Silverton and Durango Colorado. As a year-round guide service, we offer our clients jaw-dropping climbing and trekking opportunities in the summer while our guided skiing, ice climbing, and avalanche education keep our guests busy in the winter. As the only year-round guide service headquartered in Silverton, we are uniquely qualified to share our world-class backyard with you, your friends, and your family. Offering programs to match any experience level, from novice to expert, we look forward to having our AMGA educated & certified guides foster an unforgettable experience for you.

Where you'll meet

The details

What to bring

  • Guide gratuity
  • Food / snacks for the day
  • Personal clothing (check out our recommended GEAR LIST)

Cancellation Policy

SJE requires a full credit card or cash/check payment to hold your reservation. If you choose to cancel within 7 days of a scheduled trip, you will be charged full price. Within 7-14 days of your trip, we would be happy to work out a date to reschedule. If you choose to cancel 2 weeks or more (3 weeks or more for multi-day trips of 5+ people) prior to your scheduled trip, you will receive a full refund. If your guide decides that weather makes your scheduled trip a no-go, we will work with you to reschedule, give you a credit, or refund your trip. Given that mountain travel has so many extenuating & unavoidable variables, travel insurance is highly recommended.

Our precautions for COVID-19

What you can expect from us:

We understand the seriousness of the COVID-19 pandemic; our goal is to provide our clients the experience they seek without compromising their safety or the safety of our staff. We are adhering to all COVID-19 guidelines and timelines, as issued by Pitkin County. 

General Business Practices:

  • We will encourage our employees to use conservative social distancing behavior while not at work to reduce their exposure to COVID-19 and therefore the exposure to our clients.
  • We will conduct daily symptoms checks of all employees.
  • Staff will receive oversight/auditing by management to ensure they’re following these guidelines.
  • AEW will focus on private & small group guiding over group larger enrolment adventures.
  • We will be diligent in following these stated guidelines.


Learn more about our COVID-19 guidelines here: 


COVID-19 safety precautions provided by San Juan Expeditions and are not checked for accuracy by Origin.

More trips from San Juan Expeditions