Curious how to live a more local life? These are our most commonly asked questions (and answers) on how to go local!

Q: My company is hosting an event and we want to use local caterer! What are our options?

Durango Natural Foods (970) 247-8129

Mutu’s Italian Kitchen (970) 375-2701

The Soup Pallette (970) 259-4121

The Strater (970) 385-1887

The Yellow Carrot (970) 259-3773

Zia’s (970) 247-1002

Q: I own a local business and I am struggling to provide health care. Who should I talk to?

Axis Health Care (970) 259-2162

San Juan Basin Health Department (970) 259-2162

Whole Health Family Medicine Clinic (970) 259-1971

Q: My business really needs help with graphic design and web development. Who can help me?

A. D. Design (970) 247-4357

Advertising Innovations (970) 247-1833

Basin Printing and Imaging (970) 247-5212

Sara Olsen and Associates (970) 759-1735

Forward Movement (970) 259-5942

Radio Stations:

KDUR  970-247-7634

KSUT 970-563-0255 

Print:

Directory Plus (and online!) 970-259-6500

Durango Magazine (970) 385-4030

Durango Signs (970) 247-4900

The Durango Telegraph (970) 259-0133

Q: I would love to use more local office supplies and office equipment. What are my options?

Furniture:

Artesanos Design Collection (970) 259-5755

Durango Antique Market (970) 247-4555

Habitat for Humanity (970) 382-9931

Humane Society (970) 259-2847

Matlock Furniture (970) 422-8015

Reruns (970) 385-7336

Tippy Canoe (970) 247-1010

Urban Market Home (970) 259-2244

Office supplies:

Point to Point (970) 259-9225

Basin Printing and Imaging (970) 247-5212

Support:

Animas Underground Electronics (970) 764-4477

Durango Mailroom (970) 385-4494

Four Corners POS (844) 319-6767

The MAC Ranch (970) 259-1187

The Payroll Department (970) 259-6960

Cleaning:

Advanced Cleaning Solutions (970) 459-1244

Best Cleaning & Disaster Restoration Services (970) 247-2394

Q: I would like to hire a local business to do my taxes. Who can help me?

FredrickZink & Associates, CPAs (970) 247-0506

Priority Financial Partners (720) 319-8885

Tafoya Barrett and Associates (970) 259-8000

Q: I would like to provide my staff with a local gift. What are some ideas?

A: Dietz Market-gift baskets (970) 259-5811

Honeyville (970) 247-1474

Ohara’s Jams and Jellies (970) 382-9333

Tickets to a show at Animas Theatre (970) 799-2281

There’s No Place Like Home (970) 385-7300

Lift tickets at Purgatory (970) 247-9000

Spa services or robes from Spaaah Shop Day Spa (970) 375-1866

Gift Card to any of our local restaurants or breweries! Check our full directory

Want more ideas? Call the Local First Staff for personalized help (970) 799-6618

Q: I want to green my office! How can I do it? 

Durango Compost Company (970) 799-7614  

Earthly Ideas, LLC (970) 259-8090

Four Corners Office and Resource Efficiency (4CORE) (970) 259-1916

Phoenix Recycling (970) 375-1300

Shaw Solar (970) 259-5606

Thrive! Living wage coalition (970) 335-8114

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Q: I’m planning a wedding/special event here and would love to use local as much as possible. What are my options?

Planners:

Heirlooms Durango (970) 769-9019  

Caterers/Cakes:

Serious Delights Bakery (970) 403-1517

The Soup Pallette (970) 259-4121

The Strater (970) 385-1887

The Yellow Carrot (970) 259-3773

Toast (970) 759-4144

Zia’s (970) 247-1002

Adult Beverages:

6th Street Liquors (970) 259-1138

Pjs Gourmet Market (970) 247-0100

River Liquors (970) 375-0351

Star Liquors (970) 247-2258

Wagon Wheel Liquors (970) 247-1655

Photographers/videographers:

Handcrafted Video (970) 769-2652

Imagesmith (970) 799-1606

Kara Cavalaca Camera (970) 385-1920

Florists:

April’s Garden (800) 247-1634

Invitations:

Basin Printing and Imaging (970) 247-5212

Salons/Spas:

Bella Vie Salon and Spa (801) 671-6805

Spaaah Shop Day Spa (970) 375-1866

Rings:

Karyn Gabaldon Fine Arts (970) 247-9018

Lodging:

Apple Orchard Inn (970) 247-0751

Leland House Bed and Breakfast (970) 385-1920

Purgatory (970) 247-9000

The Rochester Hotel (970) 385-1920

The Strater Hotel (970) 247-4431

Rides:

Buckhorn Limousine (970) 769-0933

Q: What are my options for local doctors/alternative wellness?

Absolute Physical Therapy and Wellness

Advantage Physical Therapy and Wellness

Axis Health Care (970) 259-2162

Body Strategies (970) 799-1632

Four Corners Aesthetics and Women’s Health (970) 385-1745

Sage Mountain Health (970) 403-5406

San Juan Basin Health Department (970) 247-5702

San Juan Hand Therapy (970) 247-7711

Whole Health Family Medicine Clinic (970) 259-1971

Pediatrics:

Durango Kids Pediatric Dentistry (970) 259-0600
Pediatric Associates of Durango (970) 259-7337

Lab Work:

Cedar Diagnostics (970) 565-8482

Pharmacy:

Rivergate Pharmacy (970) 375-7711

Alternatives:

Durango Community Acupuncture (970) 247-8838

Durango Organics (970) 259-3674

Integrative Osteopathic Medicine (970) 764-4831

Kelly Wright, certified Rolfer (970) 759-6115

Groundswell Acupuncture (970) 335-8554

Pamela Hatten, RN (970) 799-6999

PHD Advanced Nutrition (970) 764-4133

Thrive Chiropractic Studio (970) 259-0968

Tomsic Physical Therapy (970) 259-0574

Sante Alternative Wellness (970) 375-2837

Surya Health and Wellbeing (970) 382-8332

Q: I really need to get my car fixed. Where can I go locally?

A: Durango Car Care (970) 247-3989

Mountain Auto Care (970) 247-4040

Q: What are the local pet stores I can go to?

Happy Paws Pet Spa (970) 259-7917

Healthy Hounds and Fat Cats (970) 375-9700

Pet Haus (970) 259-2564

Q: I’m here to get outdoors! Where can I grab my gear?

2nd Ave Sports (970) 247-4511

4Corners Riversports 970) 259-3893

Backcountry Experience  (970) 247-5830

Durango Bike Company 855.322.6502

Durango Cyclery (970) 247-0747

Durango Outdoor Exchange (970) 259-0171

Durango Running Company  (970) 764-4366

Mountain Bike Specialists (970) 247-4066

Ski Barn (970) 247-1923

Q: I want to try something new in town. Got any ideas?

Learn to fly a helicopter! Colorado Highland Helicopters (970) 259-1423

Learn something new! Durango Adult Education Center (970) 385-4354

Take a music lesson! IAM Music (970) 799-7450

Take a gardening class! Native Roots 970-259-5111

Try horseback riding! Rapp Corral (970) 247-8454

Take an animation class! Rocky Mountain Animation Labs (970) 259-8445

Take a photography workshop! Scenic Aperture (970) 385-5853

Get flexible at yoga: Sweaty Buddha (970) 403-8885 and Yoga Durango (970) 403-8885

Have a question that wasn’t answered? Send it to outreach@local-first.org