RailPictures.Net Photo: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad Roadbed at Gunnison, Colorado by Joel Hinkhouse
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Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (more..)
Roadbed (more..)
Gunnison Canyon (more..)
Gunnison, Colorado, USA (more..)
August 21, 2017
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Joel Hinkhouse (more..)
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The original D&RG roadbed through Gunnison Canyon is still apparent. In fact, it's a hiking trail up to a boat ride, which takes riders past the Curecanti Needle, a famous logo from days of Rio Grande yore. I don't know how much further a person can walk past the boat dock, but not soon after, the downgrade dips below the Gunnison River/reservoir. It is still pretty fun to imagine steam trains rolling along this canyon.
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