Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad (D&SNGRR)

About

Durango, Colorado was founded by the Denver & Rio Grande Railway in 1879. The railroad arrived in Durango on August 5, 1881 and construction on the line to Silverton began in the fall of the same year. By July of 1882, the tracks to Silverton were completed, and the train began hauling both freight and passengers. The line was constructed to haul silver & gold ore from Southwest Colorado's San Juan Mountains, but passengers soon realized it was the view that was truly precious. This historic train has been in continuous operation between Durango and Silverton since 1882, carrying passengers behind vintage steam locomotives and rolling stock indigenous to the line. It is a family-friendly ride sure to create memories that will last a lifetime while offering a view of Colorado's mountain splendor inaccessible by highway. Relive the sights and sounds of yesteryear for a spectacular journey on board the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad.


Additional Information

What makes this business unique? Top 10 Scenic Railway in the WORLD!!

Contact

479 Main Ave.
Durango, Colorado 81301
United States

Downtown Durango

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Features

  • Adventure Packages
  • Season Tickets
  • Seasonal Trips
  • Day Excursions
  • Group Trips
  • Polar Express
  • Brunch Train
  • Historic Museum
  • Gift Shop

Hours

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Contact

(970) 247-2733



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