Rail and Raft Package

Take on a day of adventure and experience real Durango with a scenic one-way ride on the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad to Silverton and a cool, thrilling raft trip on the Lower Animas - all in one day! You can ride the train in the morning then raft in the afternoon with the Raft and Rail Package.

These tours also include a shuttle ride on the famous San Juan Skyway where you will take in the incredible Colorado high country mountain views.

Take on a day of adventure and experience awesome Durango, Colorado with a scenic one-way ride on the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad to Silverton and a cool, thrilling raft trip on the Lower Animas River – all in one day! You can ride the train in the morning then cool off with a raft trip in the afternoon with this Rail and Raft Package.

This combo package also include a shuttle ride from Silverton to Durango on the famous San Juan Skyway, where you will take in the incredible Colorado high country mountain views.

Package includes:

  • Tickets on the Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad from Durango to Silverton
  • Private shuttle back to Durango along the famous San Juan Skyway
  • An afternoon rafting trip down the Animas River

Itinerary:

  • Ride the 8am (or 8:45am) train from Durango to Silverton.
  • Enjoy lunch and shopping in Silverton until 2pm.
  • Meet the Mild To Wild shuttle vehicle at 1150 Mineral Street in Silverton at 2PM.  You will then be shuttled to Durango, for the rafting trip. After your raft trip, the shuttle will return you to your vehicle in the train station parking lot, around 6pm.

Optional add-ons:

Discounted lodging in Durango

Other activities, such as the Bar D Chuckwagon (supper and live music/comedy show), horseback riding, Mesa Verde National Park, zip-lining, 4 X 4 tours or rentals, massage, and more!