Sunday - January 3, 2021 9:09 am     Article Hits:511
The Society has sold out of the 2021 Rio Grande Calendar this week. The 2021 calendar features 13 large views of D&RGW standard gauge trains; one scene to a month: January 2021 through January 2022. The calendar opens to an eye-catching 14 x 19-1/2 inches. The calendar grid features number blocks suitable for note taking. READ MORE
Thursday - December 31, 2020 9:21 pm     Article Hits:243
Rio Grande Pacific has announced that it has entered into a commercial agreement with Union Pacific to lease the iconic Tennessee Pass route through Colorado.

The Tennessee Pass route has been dormant since 1997, not long after Union Pacific purchased the Southern Pacific. A short section of the east end of the railroad, through the scenic Royal Gorge, is operated by a short line, Rock & Rail, and a tourist carrier, Royal Gorge Route Railroad. READ MORE
Thursday - December 31, 2020 9:02 pm     Article Hits:237
Current RGM&HS society members started receiving the December 2020 Green Light via e-mail starting last night. In this edition of the newsletter including society news,"Rio Grande" news, photos. READ MORE
Tuesday - December 15, 2020 3:15 pm     Article Hits:134
J. Stanley Rhine, Ph.D. Suddenly and unexpectedly passed on Dec. 13, 2020. Retired Professor of Anthropology, forensic scientist, mentor, researcher, academic, leader, writer, railroad historian, model train builder (from scratch), automated piano restorer, guru and go-to guy. READ MORE