Leaving town on a gorgeous Friday morning.
Returning from Silverton, on the last few feet of its journey on a glorious August evening. Hard to tell that it was raining and chilly all morning!
A caboose hop leaves Durango headed for Farmington. It will pick up its train at Carbon Junction, where the cars were set out the prior evening by a train from Chama. The caboose, two loaded boxca... (more)
DSNG 486 Navigates up the Former DGRW Right of way heading north out of Durango. This DGRW Narrow Gauge Right of Way was made to access the Silver Mines, which was why the town of Silverton Colora... (more)
The Durango roundhouse is busy as the shop puts three narrow gauge 2-8-2s to bed after a long day running through the Animas Canyon. This was a scene from a night photo session held by Lerro Produ... (more)
Work is underway in the roundhouse to get the locomotives ready for the summer season
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Engine Number 482 Rests at the Cascade Canyon as part of the railroad's Winter Train Operation.
Sitting in the yard of Durango's roundhouse is this diesel railcar used in the 1980's by the railroad instead of steam locomotives. In years to come it is hoped to have it restored to working orde... (more)
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Locomotive Number 486 Leads the Morning Train to Cascade Canyon North through the Rocky Mountains just outside of Durango Colorado.
"Highball that Roll-By!"
After A trip to the Cascade Canyon and back, the DSNG 482 Arrives back in Downtown Durango. The DSNG 482 has a wheel arrangement of 2-8-2 and was built by Baldwin in 1925 as DRGW 482.
The northbound President's Special leaves Durango during the 2013 Railfest Event. K-36 number 480 is in charge of this special train as it heads out of town, nearing the first crossing of the Anim... (more)
DSNG 486 arriving in Durango after a New Years Eve trip to Cascade Canyon