Tag Archives: San Juan Skyway

Mountain Hikes

The drive from Durango Mountain Resort to Silverton is beautiful and it would be a shame not to stop along the way to visit the mountains, up-close and personal. There are several good hikes along the way which would appeal … Continue reading

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Starting Down the Animas Valley

Animas River Valley We’ve dragged our feet long enough. It’s time to leave Durango behind and start on our Skyway journey. We’ve managed to delay our departure in order to experience the Iron Horse Classic, enjoy the river at its … Continue reading

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Man against Machine Results: Lycra Rules!

Memorial Day brings with it the excitement of the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic. In 2011, the 40th annual Memorial weekend running of the Iron Horse Bicycle Classic pitted about 2500 bicycle riders against the Durango/Silverton Narrow Gauge Train in a … Continue reading

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