Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Co

Last stop, Silverton

SILVERTON Saturday marked the last stop of the season for the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad in Silverton, and for some, the end of the line is always a little bittersweet. It has been...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

I’ll pumpkin you up

DATE: Oct. 6, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Memorial for railroad buff to be held

The public is invited to a remembrance of life for John Bredfeld, a Durango resident and long-time railroad buff and model railroad builder, on Friday at the grange, a metal building behind the...

DATE: Sept. 24, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mud leads to shortened train trip

It wasn’t quite what they were expecting. The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad took passengers only as far as the Cascade Canyon wye today because of mud and water on the tracks. “The...

DATE: Sept. 9, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Living life on track

These folks take riding the rails more literally than most. A group of rail motorcar owners has spent the past few days riding their cars from Silverton to Rockwood, Hermosa and into the Animas...

DATE: Aug. 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Train ride to commemorate life, times of Bruce Anderson

Bruce Anderson loved trains, and he loved Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Colorado. So it seems a perfect remembrance for friends and family to take a train ride to benefit the kids’ charity....

DATE: Aug. 15, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tourist tempo quickens

All of those out-of-state license plates don’t get here by accident. Durango’s marketing professionals put advertising and marketing money into markets such as Phoenix, Dallas and Houston to lure...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

New railroad toys

It’s not the biggest undertaking of the Durango Railroad Historical Society, but it will keep members busy for some time to come. As part of its continuing contribution to the creation of a...

DATE: July 9, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

An inch for every foot

Jim DiSanto spends a couple hours a week in his garage/workshop putting together a unique and intricate project – a miniature replica of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad depot in...

DATE: July 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Connecticut columnist gushes about Durango railroad

The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad got some love from a columnist for the Darien Times in Darien, Connecticut, in Thursday’s edition. Jim Cameron, founder of Commuter Action Group,...

DATE: June 26, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango’s star rising in City of Angels

Residents in Los Angeles are learning a little more about Durango. Los Angeles Times travel reporter Christopher Reynolds recently soaked up Durango’s rugged charm and is sharing it with his...

DATE: June 23, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News