Colorado Explore, Nature September 30, 2018
This 45-Mile Train Ride Is The Most Relaxing Way To Enjoy Colorado Scenery
Do you want to get out and enjoy Colorado’s fall scenery without having to hike long distances? What if we told you there is a way to see some of the best fall foliage without having to walk, hike, or even drive? To do this, simply climb aboard this 45-mile train ride that is the most relaxing way to enjoy Colorado’s scenery:
Running from Silverton to Durango is the aptly named Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, which offers what is quite possibly the most stunning train ride in not just Colorado, but the country!
Originally built as a way to haul silver and gold ore from the San Juan Mountains to Denver, the railway now operates exclusively for passengers and tours, making for one unforgettable experience.
What can you expect during your ride on the Durango & Silverton? There is a seat for every price point and preference...
Seats range from the affordable standard class to first class to the swanky 21+ presidential class.
...countless special events...
Durango Brew Train, Great Pumpkin Patch Express, and Polar Express ride? The gang is all here at the Durango & Silverton!
...and, most importantly, breathtaking views that have to be seen to be believed.
No matter where you sit, you are guaranteed the most colorful of fall views aboard the scenic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad!
The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad runs from May 5 to October 27, 2018. For more information on fares, packages, and special events, please visit the Durango & Silverton Railroad
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