Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Co

Pumpkin Patch rides begin Saturday

Lovers of pumpkins and the comic strip “Peanuts” take note: The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad begins service to The Great Pumpkin Patch on Saturday. Passengers will be greeted by...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Project gets off the ground

DATE: Sept. 9, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Railfest revives Old West spirit

The Durango Farmers Market was a bustling scene Saturday morning with a cooking competition and in-season Hatch chiles, but train whistles and cowboys and dance hall girls in period costumes were a...

DATE: Aug. 17, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hermosa resident ID’d as man killed by train

Authorities have identified a man who was killed Sunday after being struck by a Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad train near Hermosa. The man’s mother died in a similar fashion 15 years ago...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

D&SNG to honor fallen Ariz. firefighters

The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, in cooperation with fire agencies from across the region, will pay tribute Sunday to the 19 firefighters who died June 30 in Arizona. Ladder trucks...

DATE: July 9, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Dinosaur train riding back to Animas Valley

The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad’s dinosaur train will be back this June after getting the go-ahead from La Plata County commissioners on Tuesday. Commissioners approved a...

DATE: May 20, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rail buffs move restored gondola car

A handful of Durango Railroad Historical Society members Wednesday marked the completion of another project when a century-old gondola car they restored left by truck for Silverton. There, Gondola...

DATE: May 14, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

The Curtiss flies again

In September 1913, curious Durangoans gathered to witness aviation history on the mesa that decades later would be home to Fort Lewis College.The day before, a brand-new 1913 Curtiss pusher biplane...

DATE: May 5, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Narrow Gauge days, but wide age range

DATE: May 3, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News

Camino del Rio and Main Avenue pile up

DATE: Dec. 31, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown

DATE: Oct. 12, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Goblin Fire reaches Weminuche Wilderness

Rain and possibly snow at week’s end could aid firefighters on the Goblin Fire two miles south of Needleton, north of Durango. Steep, rocky slopes prevent a ground attack there.Three U.S. Forest...

DATE: Oct. 8, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News