37th National

Narrow Gauge Convention

Aug. 30th - Sept. 2nd, 2017

Denver, Colorado

Marriott Denver

Tech Center Hotel

Colorado is known worldwide for the historical preservation of spectacular sections of the longest and most significant narrow gauge railroads in the United States. We have special convention attendee rates for most of the major Colorado historical railroad attractions.

Applicable Special Rate Codes are available upon request to registered attendees.


Castle Rock Historical Society and Museum, Castle Rock, Colorado, with convention badge

Cheyenne Depot Museum in Wyoming, Chyeyenne Wyoming, Home of The Union Central and Northern (UC&N) Model Railroad layout created by Harry S. Brunk special rate with convention badge.

Colorado Model Railroad Museum, Greeley, Colorado "Special Rate" with convention badge

Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, Colorado. Wed. Aug. 30th - Sat. Sept. 2nd, 2017. Steam Trains 346 or 491 will be running. Special deal with convention badge: train rides are free with entrance fee of $10.00. Train rides are usually $4.00 per ride.

Cumbres and Toltec Special Rate Code 35% off regular price, coach, tourist & parlor rates

Durango and Silverton Special 15% discount for convention attendees! In order to receive the discount you must book at www.durangotrain.com. When you get to the end of the booking process you must enter the Special Rate Code in the promotion code field. The discount code will automatically apply the discount to any standard class round trip train product. The discount is not valid on premium class, special products and events or bus service.

Georgetown Loop Railroad, Georgetown, Colorado. Special Rate Code or present convention badge

Manitou & Pike's Peak Cog Railway, Manitou Springs, Colorado

Western Museum of Mining and Industry, Colorado Springs Colorado


NEW!    D&RGW C-18 Locomotive #315 Special Photo Excursion C&TS - Denver & Rio Grande Historical Society, Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad

August 28, 2017, boarding time is 10:00 am. pull a typical mixed train of passenger cars, open gondola and short caboose from Antonito to Osier and back. The train will leave Antonito at 10.30 (boarding time 10.00 am) and will make several stops for photo run-bys. Lunch will be served at Osier and the expected to return to Antonito will be no later than 6.00 pm. Ticket price is $145.75 which includes lunch at Osier and they are available from C&TS at http://cumbrestoltec.com/schedule-fares/ or call on 1-888-286-2737. Details may change so please visit www.drhs315.org for updates.


Rio Grande Southern Special Excursion Charter on the C&TS - Friends of the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad

September 4-5 & 6, 2017 The Rio Grande Southern will live again on the C&TS, with the re-creation of RGS 455.  We are planning on actual RGS caboose #0400 and are working to make this an even bigger and better event.  This event is a fund raiser for the restoration of D&RGW T-12 #168 as well as Friends general restoration.  The #168 will be on display in Antonito during this event.

For information call the Friends of the Cumbres & Toltec 505-880-1311

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