A hands-on experience at expo

Five-year-old Connor Brown of Durango rappels off a rock-climbing tower at the Durango Outdoor & Travel Expo at the La Plata County Fairgrounds. The exposition, presented by The Durango Herald, will continue from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today. It features vendors from across the region involved with outdoor and travel fun. Admission is free. Enlarge photo

SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald

Five-year-old Connor Brown of Durango rappels off a rock-climbing tower at the Durango Outdoor & Travel Expo at the La Plata County Fairgrounds. The exposition, presented by The Durango Herald, will continue from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today. It features vendors from across the region involved with outdoor and travel fun. Admission is free.