The Galloping Goose:
The Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad is hosting former Rio Grande Southern Motor 5, the Galloping Goose, for excursion operations from Durango to Cascade February 18th - Feb 19. This will be the first time the Galloping Goose will operate an excursion in the snow since the Rio Grande Southern RR was abandoned in 1951.
Tickets will be available on the D&S website durangotrain.com beginning January 2, 2017. The Saturday trip will run in coordination with the regular Cascade Canyon train. The regularly scheduled train will pass the Goose at Tacoma on the way up to Cascade. The Sunday trip will be in coordination with the Winter Photographers Special. The Goose will follow the Photographers Special from Durango to Cascade and return. There will be numerous opportunities for photo run-bys during the Sunday trip.