The first southbound of the day nears Durango as it passes through the countryside south of Hermosa.
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge’s Presidential special is operated during the late summer Railfest activities. For the 2005 version, the railroad renumbered Mikato 478 to a long-scrapped sister... (more)
481 boards passengers at the depot while two more locomotives gets ready for a run later in the morning.
The southbound winter train is just minutes away from the Durango Depot as it crosses the Animas River for the last time.
The southbound winter train nears Home Ranch as it heads south for Durango.
Durango & Silverton 480 leads its southbound train back toward Durango as seen from parallel Highway 550 in the late afternoon sun.
High above the Animas River and edging along the High Line west (north) of Rockwood, Colorado, narrow gauge Mikato No. 473 is taking the Silverton Train home to Durango on the afternoon of August ... (more)
A Durango and Silverton mixed freight treads slowly along the steep cliffs high above the Animas River east (south) near Rockwood, Colorado, on August 24, 2005. Outside-frame Mikato 2-8-2 No. 473 ... (more)
K-36 #480 does some switching in Durango before the daily departure t Silverton.
Fireman Mike May puts on some finishing touches to the 473 before departure during a photographers special back in May of 2009
K-36 #481 crosses the Animas River on The "High Bridge" South of Tacoma
Conductor Mike May has a job briefing with his engineer during a night photo session in the Durango Yard.
Crew Photo, Durango & Silverton Railroad, 2010.
When a K37 ran on the Silverton line. Later it was traded to the Cumbres and Toltec where it had trouble staying on the rails.
Running the High Line. At a stately 5 mph, the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad's Winter Train crawls along the rock ledge east of Rockwood, Colorado on its return from Cascade Can... (more)