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Cowboy Poetry Train

Durango, CO

September 29, 2023
Cowboy Poetry Train

Gather up your favorite cowboys and cowgirls to enjoy true western poets, acoustic entertainment, narration, and outstanding fall foliage when you ride this special train. During the journey to Silverton, you will hear poems and songs that will bring tears to your eyes and keep you in stitches. On the return train excursion from Silverton to Durango, you will hear exciting stories about the history of the area presented to you by professional narrators.

Join us for a very special Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge excursion to Silverton, Colorado! Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering entertainers will be performing onboard on designated coaches and gondolas during the excursion to Silverton. Hear the music, poetry, stories and yes, a few tall tales of the West!  On the return excursion from Silverton, you will be hear about the history of the area and the landscape presented by narrators dressed in historic western costume.

All trains have a concession car with a variety of light snacks available for purchase. Or discover a sweet spot in Silverton to enjoy lunch during your 2 hour layover in this historic mining town.