Carrying the torch for the Rio Grande. Several generations of narrow gauge railroaders pose with two generations of D&RGW Locomotives at Silverton, Colorado in evening light. The railroad... (more)
The Durango and Silverton Railroad.
Durango and Silverton, ex Rio Grande, #482 crosses over the high bridge en-route back to Durango, CO.
What was supposed to be a routine maintenance check turned into a 5 hour long repair of a drive wheel spring holder.
The Durango & Silverton steam train is entering in the town of Silverton, CO. Vantage point is a lookout off the highway.
My first photo on Railpictures.net! Anyway, I managed to sneek a peek into D&S K-36 #481 cab. Well worth the effort!
The 2:45 southbound train to Durango performs a boiler blowdown while crossing the Animas River shortly after leaving Silverton.
The first passenger train of the morning passes the Hermosa Glider Port on a beautiful morning.
At 4:00am, crew members at the Durango and Silverton take a few minute break before going outside to ready the locomotives for the day's run to Silverton. In just a few minutes time, these same cr... (more)
At 4:30am, crew members at the Durango and Silverton begin their daily chores of servicing and preparing their locomotives for their daily run to Silverton. Seen here, a crew member walks through... (more)