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Narrow Gauge Convention Motor Car Rides


Enjoy the ride of a lifetime aboard a D&SNGRR Motorcar!!  This is a truly unique opportunity for rail fans to experience the exciting journey between Rockwood and Silverton aboard a semi-private Motorcar.  You will have several opportunities to  photograph the fabulous views along the way!   Passengers will purchase a roundtrip ticket on the Motorcar with a standard coach ticket for an optional return trip from Silverton on the train if they choose not to ride the Motorcar back to Rockwood.

Dates:  August 23- August 28   
              September 4-September 8
Capacity:  10 passengers per motorcar (2 in motorcar & 8 in trailing mancar). 

Motorcar Schedule-
8:00AM Departure from Rockwood. Northbound to feature a run-by of the 461 and additional photo opportunities.
11:45AM Arrival in Silverton just behind 461.  Guests deboard at Silverton Depot.
1:50PM Departure from  Silverton if returning by Motorcar. Southbound trip to feature run by of 464 and additional photo opportunities. 
2:30PM Departure from Silverton if returning by train (12th & Blair).  
4:50PM Train (464) arrives at Rockwood with passengers who returned by train.
5:30PM Motorcar arrives at Rockwood.

Cost:  $250* 
*plus 7% Historical Preservation Fee
In order to receive this special discount, guests must show credentials from the Narrow Gauge Convention, be 18 years or older and must have signed a liability waiver prior to departure.

Special Considerations:  Guests will be provided a hard hat and safety glasses for their use during this excursion to be returned at the ride's conclusion or can also be purchased.  Leather work boots are required for all riders.  Work clothes are recommended. 

 To book this unique trip, call 970-385-8875 or 1-888-884-8338 or email


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