Contact: Andrea Seid
Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
479 Main – Durango, CO 81301
(970) 247-2733 www.durangotrain.com
Executive offices: (970) 259-0274
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 19, 2008
Durango, CO –The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad is offering its fifth-annual Winter Photographer’s Special on Sunday, February 22, 2009.
Rail fans and photographers will have the opportunity to capture rare photographs and footage of the train in the most pristine winter setting. On its way to Cascade Canyon, the train will stop for passengers to step off at numerous remote locations and photograph the train as it backs up and steams by.
The train is limited to 100 passengers to allow for the best views and photo opportunities. The train departs Durango at 8:00 a.m. and returns at dusk. Tickets are $109.00 per person for coach seating and $159.00 for caboose seating and include complimentary coffee and pastries in the morning. Lunch and snack items are available for purchase onboard the concession car.
The D&SNGRR has been running Fall Photographer’s Specials for eighteen years. Rail fans and photographers from around the country make special trips for these scenic and rare excursions. For more information or for ticketing, please call (970) 247-2733.