Snow covered tree branches in the Animas Canyon frame the Durango & Silverton's Cascade Canyon Express as it crosses the high bridge on its way back to Durango.
Durango & Silverton K-36 No. 481 passes the Yard-Limit sign at the southern end of Rockwood as it returns to Durango from Silverton. This is the first of two daily trains, departing 45-minutes pri... (more)
As the storm clouds move in, the Durango Silverton Narrow Gauge #81 (2-8-2) catches a burst of sun while waiting in Silverton, Colorado for passengers to load up.
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad’s first Silverton train of the day (No. 461) works upgrade along the Animas River west (north) of milepost 478 at Cascade, Colorado, on September 1, 2006.
Durango & Silverton 481 is seen leading a train full of passengers through the beautiful scenery of San Juan National Forest in the heart of the Rocky Mountains on a crystal clear morning just sou... (more)
Durango & Silverton 481 leads a full train of passengers around the highline horse shoe as the Animas River flows a few hundred feet below.
Durango's maintenance team wastes no time at looking over 481 after she arrives from Silverton. After all the passengers are off, she will pull the train around the roundhouse (at left) on a ballo... (more)
D&SNGRR #481 passes through Rockwood shortly before entering the Hi-Line and the Animas River Canyon.
The second train of the day passes the water tower at Hermosa. Here, the train will begin its ascent to Rockwood and on into the Animas River Canyon.
Under the watchful eye and guidance of the conductor, our engine for the day backs onto her consist in downtown Durango in preparation for the 45 mile northbound run to Silverton as she has done s... (more)
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge #481 has left the Durango Station and gets ready to cross the 17th Street Bridge on its way to Silverton, Colorado.
A railfan gets a close up shot of Durango & Silverton's 481 as it crosses the bridge on the north side of town.
Durango and Silverton's 481 backs into the yard to connect to the passenger cars that will take railfans to Silverton.
Durango and Silverton's K-36 class Baldwin leads the second train of the morning from Durango to Silverton, Colorado.
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)