416 Fire not harming tourism, director says

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416 Fire not harming tourism, director says

‘People are overgeneralizing about evacuations’
Claudia Foley with the Durango Visitors Center explains traffic closures on U.S. Highway 550 and various attractions on Wednesday while talking to Bob and Carol Blackwell of Asheville, North Carolina. The Durango Area Tourism Office and the city are working to clear up misperceptions tourists have about the 416 Fire.

416 Fire not harming tourism, director says

Claudia Foley with the Durango Visitors Center explains traffic closures on U.S. Highway 550 and various attractions on Wednesday while talking to Bob and Carol Blackwell of Asheville, North Carolina. The Durango Area Tourism Office and the city are working to clear up misperceptions tourists have about the 416 Fire.

416 Fire not harming tourism, director says

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416 Fire not harming tourism, director says

Linsey Rogers and her son, Bing, 3, and Susan Lilly, all of Telluride, walk Wednesday along Main Avenue in downtown Durango.
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