Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Co

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

Train sees a slow finish to season

SILVERTON – What started as a strong season for the The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad in May has lost steam, and train ridership is now about flat with the 2011 season.“It’s been a...

DATE: Oct. 7, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Train, truck collide downtown

A Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad train collided with a silver Toyota Tacoma on Saturday morning soon after the train had left the depot in downtown Durango.No one involved appeared to...

DATE: Sept. 1, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Woman sues train for fall

A 77-year-old Texas woman who fell and injured herself while disembarking from the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad is suing the train for negligence.The incident occurred July 27, 2011,...

DATE: Aug. 24, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Glint of light, alert engineer save Silverton man

Luck, but more importantly, teamwork, probably saved the life of a man who fell from a cliff Monday and landed beside the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad tracks just south of...

DATE: Aug. 21, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Railcar rescues man with injury

A man was injured Monday morning when he fell from a cliff less than a mile south of Silverton and landed on or beside the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad tracks.The privately owned...

DATE: Aug. 20, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

Railroad society members roll out restored gondola car

A 1904 drop-bottom gondola car restored by members of the Durango Railroad Historical Society has a new home in what was the Silverton Northern Railroad engine house, now a budding repository of...

DATE: June 15, 2012 | CATEGORY: Local News

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