Jump to content

Silverton Train Ride?


Recommended Posts

Here you go..... http://www.durangotrain.com/

 

We have not taken the train but we've RV'd and did Jeep tours out of Silverton often. It's a fun little mining town. From what I've heard, take the train up and the bus back. In the mountains, rain rolls in in the afternoon and if you're in the open car of the train you can't move inside.

 

Haviland Lake national forest campground just north of Durango is very nice.

Link to post
Share on other sites

We rode the open car a couple weeks ago and I think we paid $89 each for our tickets but you can ride in enclesed cars that are more $$$ if you want. We camped outside of town and drove in and parked at a lot operated by the train station that cost us $8 to park for the day. We did see a couple motorhomes parked in the lot but can't tell you any more than that.

If you opt for the open car be sure to bring something like sunglasses because there is some soot that floats in the air behind the engine that can and will get in your eyes (neither of us had a problem but did see others that did that did not wear eye protection).

Enjoy

Edited by hdrider
Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
RVers Online University

campgroundviews.com

Our program provides accurate individual wheel weights for your RV, toad, and tow vehicle, and will help you trim the pounds if you need to.

DFW RV Roof

RVAir The cleanest air in RVing!

Rv Share

Dish For My RV.

Find out more or sign up for Escapees RV'ers Bootcamp.

Advertise your product or service here.

The Rvers- Now Streaming

AGS Now Hiring

RV Pet Safety

RVTravel.com Logo



×
×
  • Create New...