Low clouds and steady rain make for a dramatic scene as the Durango & Silverton's No. 473 enters one of several narrow rock cuts between the high line and Rockwood.
SP 18 leads a doubleheader with 493 as it snakes along the Animas River on its final approach to Silverton.
No. 480 emerges from the Animas Canyon on its first run to Silverton as an oil burner.
After making its first test run to Silverton since converting to burn oil, #480 crosses the Animas River on its return trip to Durango
It's a perfect spring day in Silverton as #473 makes the first of several crossings of the Animas River on its way back to Durango.
The snow capped peaks of the San Juans tower over 493 as it winds through the Animas River canyon on its way from Durango to Silverton.
After a soggy opening day of Silverton service, clear skies and bright sunshine greet riders on the Durango & Silverton as the train steams through the Animas River canyon.
SP 18 doubleheads with 493 on the first Silverton revenue trip in more than a year.
It was recently announced that the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad will begin trips again between Durango and Silverton. If you are ever in SW Colorado, stopping in Durango to see the o... (more)
A southbound Willamette Valley Railway train departs Silverton on Presidents Day 1997. WVR had purchased the line from Union Pacific the previous year, so the old Southern Pacific mileposts were ... (more)
The Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad's #480 steam engine is ready to leave Silverton and head back to home base in Durango.
As the storm clouds move in, the Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge #81 (2-8-2) catches a burst of sun while waiting in Silverton, Colorado for passengers to load up.
Frosty morning in Silverton Colorado as DRGW C-18 315 puts on a steam show.
The Georgetown Loop Railroad has a number of 'critters' that it uses to shuffle rolling stock. GRLX 21 is a 1940's GE 44 ton diesel that was donated to the Colorado Historical Society (for use by ... (more)
Durango & Silverton 480 gets a thorough check prior to picking up passengers in Silverton for the ride back to Durango.