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Adventure Packages

Adventure Packages

D&SNGRR Adventure Packages add an adventure experience to your historic steam train ride. Whether its a morning 4 wheel drive trip in the Colorado backcountry, an afternoon family fun raft trip on the Animas River or the adreneline rush of a day spent gliding between trees high up in an old growth Ponderosa canopy, there is an adventure package to fit you. The best part, both adventures can be fully enjoyed in one day, saving you both time and money!

Have fun riding the rails in the morning and then 1/2 day on the river!

Half Day Rafting package

May 16 - October 8, 2016

Rail and raftRide the train to Silverton, take a bus back to Durango and spend 1/2 day on the Lower Animas River! No experience necessary and great for the whole family!

Available May 14 through August 21, 2016

Available May 14 through August 21, 2016

Mountain Waters Rafting_rapidsRide the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad to Silverton and then take an afternoon Raft trip with the expert guides of Mountain Waters Rafting. It's more than you ever thought you could experience in one day! All in Durango!

May 14 through August 21. Two adventures in ONE day!

Available May 14 through August 21, 2016

Mountain Waters Rafting_rapids

After the morning exhilaration of a Raft trip with Mountain Waters Rafting in Durango, take a shuttle to Silverton to enjoy the vintage steam train ride from Silverton to Durango. This adventure trip is a family favorite!

"We have yet to find a better horseback ride in the world!"

June 14 - September 30 (Tue. through Sat. only)

sjso horseride pkgTravel by train and horse to experience some of the best views in the world! Your ultimate western adventure is just beginning as you leave Durango on the steam train bound for Silverton.

Now thru October 16, 2016. See our special discount fares!

Available May 16 - October 16, 2016

Special Discount Fare of $389 per person EVERY FRI/SAT/SUN this Season! Ask about our $299.99  fare on other limited dates!
Ride the historic Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad to Soaring® Tree Top Adventures, an extreme zip line adventure that is the only one of its kind in the continental United States and is fun for all ages. Soaring® Canopy Tour's amazing zip line attraction is remotely located on 180 private acres surrounded by the San Juan Mountains of Durango, Colorado, and is accessible by the Durango & Silverton Railroad. 

Have it YOUR way! Train, Hotel and Adventure of your choice!

Silverton Overnight Adventure Package

June 6 through October 2, 2016

Have it YOUR way! Ride the train to Silverton, get settled in the Grand Imperial Hotel and choose from an evening, morning or mid-day adventure before heading back to Durango the following day!

Available June 1 - August 20, 2016 A Family Favorite!

Rapp Corral's horse ride

This is a family favorite suitable for age 7 and older! During your horseback excursion, you’ll be in the saddle for about an hour and forty minutes and have approximately 20 minutes for the cave hike.
Limited to only 14 guests per day so book your horseback package now!

Available May 7 - October 13, 2016

Near Animas ForksExperience the Rocky Mountains up close and personal as you ride an all-terrain-vehicle with a knowledgeable guide into the beautiful backcountry to the historic ghost town of Animas Forks. Along the way you will witness some of the most spectacular waterfalls in the San Juan Mountains. Your day is complete after riding the historic steam train back to Durango.

Mountains of fun!

Trails & Rails 

May 8 - October 24, 2016

trails and railsWhat a great way to experience Colorado! Scenic highway, trails and rails all in one day.
A perfect day for all ages!

This package has ended for 2016 but be sure to keep it in mind for 2017!


This package has ended for 2016 but be sure to keep it in mind for 2017!

Experience TWO adventures in the same day! Take a vintage steam train ride to Cascade Canyon and then extend your winter fun with a guided snowmobile trip in the San Juan National Forest at over 10,000 feet in elevation!

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