Durango & Silverton 481 (2-8-2) crosses the 15th Street Bridge over the Animas River as it leaves Durango on its way to Silverton. The trip will take 3.5 hours and wind through some of the most b... (more)
The soot-covered Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad’s 481 (2-8-2) was built in 1925 by the Baldwin Locomotive Works and is one of four K-36 class engines operated by the popular railroad.
The 8:45 a.m. train from Durango to Silverton skirts along the high line at Rockwood on the morning of June 4. Spring colors are in bloom along the Durango & Siverton's tourist line and while not ... (more)