The San Juan Mountains Association is a grassroots volunteer organization whose members share values and passion for our public lands and cultural treasures. We are dedicated to helping people discover unique places, opportunities, and experiences that might not be otherwise available. We are your gateway to experience, learn about, enjoy, and care for the lands we love.
SJMA promotes responsible care of natural and cultural resources through education and hands-on involvement that inspires respect and reverence for our lands.
The San Juan Mountains Association is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) corporation located in Durango, Colorado. We provide the most complete and personalized information source for public lands in Southwest Colorado. Our dedicated staff and volunteers will help you with all your questions on camping, backpacking, mountain biking and experiencing the beauty of our corner of the state.
Enhance your experience by volunteering to monitor an archaeological site, build a trail or educate others. Participate in a workshop, naturalist hike or class. Fall in love with the Southwest Colorado landscape all over again.