The Durango to Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad. Back in the 1880’s it hauled workers and ore from the mines. Now, it’s a great way to soak some amazing Rocky Mountain scenery. The old steam engine has to stop for water, so if you’re a backpacker, get off and hike the San Juan mountains, and they’ll pick you up later! Silverton is a quaint little town that is used a lot for Western movie sets. There are jeep trail a plenty here that will have you on the edge of your seat ! Don’t look down! It’s incredibly popular, so you have to book early.