Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad and Museum
Durango, CO 81301
Leaves Durango for Silverton several times daily, through Oct. 29.
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It is estimated that more than $300 million in precious metals has been transported over this route.
The best all-day outdoor activity. All ages and body types can enjoy a wonderful ride all year round through some spectacular Colorado mountains. (by Deborah A. Plonkey)
Ride the train and bring the bus back, or vise versa. (by Brandi Womack)
The southwest Colorado line passes along the Animas River Gorge, far above rushing waters. Pack a jacket and sitting out in the train's open-air gondola.
Take the train tour on the first class Silver Vista car, it's worth EVERY penny!
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