Durango & Silverton 476 threads the needle through a tight cut at Rockwood, returning home light after double heading with 473.
Unfortunately for those familiar with CW McCall's song "The Silverton Train," the Animas River Gorge only finds itself 230-ish feet from rail to river, as opposed to the 400-feet McCall ... (more)
D&S 473 goes through the Rockwood Cut while arriving in Rockwood on the return trip back to Durango.
Durango & Silverton 482 passes Milepost 470, strutting along the rock shelf high above the Animas River.
Durango & Silverton 473 charges upgrade through the cut at Rockwood, cresting the short southbound grade.
Durango & Silverton 482 hauls the cascade train up towards Rockwood, passing by Shalona Lake.
Durango & Silverton 473 and 476 put in hard work as they climb the final part of the grade to Rockwood.
Durango & Silverton 482 leads the Cascade Train around a tight curve on the world famous Highline.
480 leads the Cascade train next to Shalona Lake near Rockwood.
473 and 482 lead the Silverton doubleheader through Elbert Creek before arriving in Rockwood.
D&S 482 snakes through the famous and gorgeous highline.
The Rockwood Cut: It's a tight fit! Our 2021 Trains Magazine charter on the Durango & Silverton wrapped up with the photo train, pulled by K-37 #493, arriving back at Rockwood Station, wher... (more)
Afternoon on the High Line.Late in the afternoon, on a sunny day in early September, D&RGW K-37 #493 takes her Silverton Mixed Train southbound around the High Line Horseshoe Curve (MP 469.... (more)
Afternoon arrival on the High Line.D&RGW K-37 #493 rounds the rocky point at the north end of the famous High Line Horseshoe Curve at Milepost 469.5, in Rockwood Colorado, hauling a mixed t... (more)
Under the watchful eye of the train crew, Section 463 clings to the side of the mountain as it weaves its way along the famous High Line of the D&RGW Silverton Branch. A section to 463 was run to ... (more)