Cascade Canyon Express excursions depart from our Durango Depot (479 Main Avenue) daily at 9:30am and the excursion will last 5 hours arriving back at the Durango Depot at 2:30pm. The Cascade Canyon Express does not travel to Silverton. It does follow the same route but travels only to Cascade Canyon, which is about a halfway point between Durango and Silverton. If you would like to travel to Silverton, please see our Silverton Train information to book one of those excursions.
Cascade Canyon Express Excursions available May 1-October 13, 2021
Experience the world-famous Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad’s iconic canyon views along the highline in just 5 hours. If you are looking for an unforgettable train adventure with incredible geological features and fantastic scenery that is downright jaw-dropping, look no further than these steam train excursions departing from the Durango Depot and traveling deep into the wilderness inaccessible by any roads.
STANDARD CLASS STEAM EXCURSIONS AVAILABLE SEVEN DAYS A WEEK
Departure Schedule For Cascade Canyon Express Steam Trains
Durango Departure: 9:30am
Cascade Canyon Arrival: 11:30am
Cascade Canyon Departure: 12:00pm
Durango Arrival: 2:30pm
Sit back, relax and expect to be amazed as you wind through steep mountain canyons and the high mountain curves of the pristine San Juan National Forest.
Cascade Canyon Steam Train Fares:
Coach: Adult (age 12+) $81* Child (age 4-11) $57*
Gondola: Adult (age 12+) $86* Child (age 4-11) $62*
*plus 8% historical preservation fee
Except for special events, children under 4 years old not occupying a seat ride FREE.
There will be a concession car on the train serving light snacks.
No wilderness access will be provided off of this departure.
Be sure to visit the FREE Roundhouse Museum located at 479 Main Avenue in Durango.