The historic western mining town of Silverton, Colorado lies frozen in time in a high valley of the River of Lost Souls. With only one paved road – a spur of the Million Dollar Highway – and a permanent population hovering at just 600, Silverton’s economy still relies heavily on the regular arrival of an old narrow gauge steam train from Durango.
Ride the Narrow-Gauge Railroad From Durango to Silverton: Video by Jim Zura. Music by Lacey Black. In this 2 minute video clip, Jim Zura has compiled a small example of the big adventure that awaits aboard the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad as it winds its way through breath-taking mountain scenery along the AnimasContinue reading “All Aboard the Steam Train!”