Surviving Steam Locomotives in Colorado, United States

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List of Steam Locomotives in Colorado, United States

No.ClassF.M. WhyteGaugeRailroad LineLocationStatusBuilder InfoNotes
169T-124-6-036"D&RGW (D&RG) Cole Park, Alamosa, COdisplayBaldwin #7028, 1883 Underwent a cosmetic restoration between 2009 and 2021. Original tender is for sale as of 2024.
315 (425)C-182-8-036"D&RGW (F&CC) C&TS yard, Antonito, COoperationalBaldwin #14352, 1895DRHS Owned by the Durango Railroad Historical Society, Durango, CO. On loan to the C&TS until at least 2025. Restored to operation in August 2007. Taken out of service in October 2021. Returned to operation on March 8, 2023.
494K-372-8-236"C&TS (D&RGW) C&TS yard, Antonito, COdisplayBaldwin (D&RGW Burnham Shops) #20748, 1928
495K-372-8-236"C&TS (D&RGW) C&TS yard, Antonito, COdisplayBaldwin (D&RGW Burnham Shops) #20522, 1928
168T-124-6-036"C&TS (D&RG) C&TS yard, Antonito, COoperationalBaldwin #6670, 1883 From Antlers Park, Colorado Springs, CO. Owned by the city of Colorado Springs, CO. Restored to operation in October 2019. Used primarily for special events and charters hosted by the Friends of the C&TS.
612-8-036"WP&YStockton Locomotive Works, Antonito, COrestorationBaldwin #17814, 1900Recovered from the Skagway River in 1988. Moved to North Lake, WI in 2007, then to Antonito, CO in 2018.
2-6-018"Meadows and Lake Kathleen Michael Barth, Black Forest, COrestorationOscar Coffman, 1949 From Meadows and Lake Kathleen, Deadwood, OR.
71 (12)2-8-036"CO Cen (CyZ) Colorado Central Station Casino, Black Hawk, COdisplayBaldwin #35990, 07/1911From Palmer Lake, CO. Operated out of Central City in the late 1980s.
9 (72)B-3A2-6-036"C&S (DSP&P) Rotary Snowplow Park, Breckenridge, COdisplayCooke Locomotive & Machine Works #1555, 1884 From Historical Society, Strasburg, CO, then the Georgetown Loop RR, Georgetown, CO, then Palisade. Previously operated at the Georgetown Loop RR in Sep 2006. Acquired in trade for GL (ICRA) 111 in Sep 2006 after retirement from excursion service.
499K-372-8-236"D&RGW Royal Gorge Park, Canon City, COdisplayD&RGW (Burnham) #20753, 1930 From the D&S, Durango, CO. Acquired in trade for D&S 486 in May 1999. Uses the tender of sister K-37 locomotive 498 on the D&S. Damaged in a fire in 2013.
71 (74)B-4E2-8-036"C&S (DSP&P) Fortune Valley Hotel, Central City, COdisplayBaldwin (Burnham) #15142, 1897
278C-162-8-036"D&RGW Morrow Point Dam Road, Cimarron, COdisplayBaldwin #6030, 1882
50-4-2cog4'-8½"M&PP Summit Restaurant, Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, COdisplayBaldwin (Burnham) #18939, 1901 From Manitou Springs, CO.
42-6-236"WP&Y (Klondike Mines) South Park Rail Society, Como, COout of serviceBaldwin #37564, 1912 From the Petticoat Junction Railroad, then El Reno, OK, then Dry Gulch USA, Adair, OK, then Silver Plume, CO. Wood-fired. Out of service for boiler repairs. To be restored by the D&S, Durango, CO.
6B-P-O0-4-0CA18"Homestake Mining Underground Mining Museum, Creede, COdisplayH.K. Porter #3291, 12/1905
20-4-024"CCV CC&V ng Railroad, Cripple Creek, COoperationalHenschel & Sohn (Kassel) #28490, 1936From a Hanseatische Kieswerke quarry, Germany.
30-4-0T24"CCV CC&V ng Railroad, Cripple Creek, COoperationalH.K. Porter #7063, 1927Formerly named Vista Grande. From Zacatecas.
10-4-4-024"CCV CC&V ng Railroad, Cripple Creek, COoperationalOrenstein & Koppel (Berlin) #2797, 19021960 photo from Avalos, Zacatecas Formerly named Goldfield. From Germany.
40-4-4-0T24"Reynolds Brothers Sugar CC&V ng Railroad, Cripple Creek, COstoredW. G. Bagnall #2831, 1947Meyer type mallet from a South African sugar plantation.
0-4-0CAJudge Raymond Drake, Cripple Creek, COprivateUniversal Dredge Mfg.
0-4-0CAMollie Kathleen Gold MineJudge Raymond Drake, Cripple Creek, COprivateUniversal Dredge Mfg.
0-4-0CAMollie Kathleen Gold Mine Mollie Kathleen Gold Mine, Cripple Creek, COprivateUniversal Dredge Mfg.
70-4-0600mmDenmark Forney Transportation Museum, Denver, COdisplayHenschel & Sohn (Kassel) #21839, 1930 From Germany.
1 (805)0-4-4T36"Cora-Texas Plantation Forney Transportation Museum, Denver, COdisplayH.K. Porter #1783, 1897 Lettered F&CPV 108.
4-4-015" Forney Transportation Museum, Denver, COdisplayCagney
444R-14-6-04'-8½"C&NW Forney Transportation Museum, Denver, COdisplayAlco (Schenectady) #38526, 1906 From the Black Hills Central Railroad, Hill City, SD.
4005488414-8-8-44'-8½"UP Forney Transportation Museum, Denver, COdisplayAlco (Schenectady) #69576, 10/1941First UP Big Boy to be converted to burn oil before UP 4014. Converted back to burn coal in March 1948. Only UP Big Boy to be involved in an accident.
174-4-022" Lakeside Amusement Park, Denver, COunknownCagney, 1896
184-4-022" Lakeside Amusement Park, Denver, COunknownCagney, 1896
5x100-4-0CA18"Mine, Smelter & Supply Western Museum of Mining & Industry, Denver, COdisplayH.K. Porter #2048
42 (420)C-172-8-036"RGS (D&RGW) Durango & Silverton, Durango, COdisplayBaldwin #8626, 1887Placed on display in the D&S roundhouse museum.
493K-372-8-236"D&S (D&RGW) Durango & Silverton, Durango, COoperationalBaldwin (D&RGW Burnham Shops) #20550, 1928From the D&S Freighthouse Museum, Silverton, CO. Restored to operation on January 24, 2020. Converted to burn oil during the restoration. Temporarily used the throttle of sister K-37 locomotive 497 on the C&TS.
473K-282-8-236"D&S (D&RGW) Durango & Silverton, Durango, COoperationalAlco (Schenectady) #64984, 1923Appeared in Love Those Trains. Damaged by a runaway truck on June 25, 1987. Converted to burn oil in late May 2021. Suffered a piston failure on September 25, 2021.
476K-282-8-236"D&S (D&RGW) Durango & Silverton, Durango, COoperationalAlco (Schenectady) #64987, 1923Restored to operation in 1981. Previously operated in September 1999. Restored back to operation in February 2018. Taken out of service in late December 2021. Returned to operation on May 25, 2022 and converted to burn oil.
478K-282-8-236"D&S (D&RGW) Durango & Silverton, Durango, COout of serviceAlco (Schenectady) #64989, 1923 Restored to operation in 1981. Taken out of service in April 2016. Temporarily on display in the D&S roundhouse museum. Restoration back to operation and conversion to burn oil are scheduled to begin in early 2024.
480K-362-8-236"D&S (D&RGW) Durango & Silverton, Durango, COoperationalBaldwin #58558, 1925Restored to operation in July 1985. Converted to burn oil in early June 2021.
481K-362-8-236"D&S (D&RGW) Durango & Silverton, Durango, COout of serviceBaldwin #58559, 1925Restored to operation in 1981. Taken out of service for major maintenance in March 2022. Returned to operation in December 2022. Was the last operable coal burner on the D&S until March 23, 2024. Undergoing conversion to burn oil.
482K-362-8-236"D&S (D&RGW) Durango & Silverton, Durango, COoperationalBaldwin #58541, 1925 Acquired from the C&TS in trade for 497 in October 1991. Restored to operation in May 1992. Taken out of service in January 2021. Returned to operation on December 16, 2021 and converted to burn oil.
486K-362-8-236"D&S (D&RGW) Durango & Silverton, Durango, COout of serviceBaldwin #58587, 1925Acquired from Royal Gorge Park in trade for 499 in 1999. Restored to operation in Aug 2000. Taken out of service in Oct 2019. Temporarily on display in the D&S roundhouse museum. Awaiting overhaul and conversion to burn after D&S 478 and 481 get converted.
498K-372-8-236"D&S (D&RGW) Durango & Silverton, Durango, COstoredBaldwin (D&RGW Burnham Shops) #20640, 1930The tender is being used behind D&RGW sister K-37 locomotive 499 at the Royal Gorge Bridge & Park, Canon City, CO.
22 (39)2-6-036"Agricola de Guatemala (United Fruit) South Park City, Fairplay, COdisplayH.K. Porter #5518, 1914
130-4-0T4'-8½"GWSCX Great Western Sugar Plant, Ft. Morgan, COdisplayDavenport Locomotive Works #2148, 1929 ex Loveland engine.
410-4-0T4'-8½"GWSCX Riverside Park, Main St, N of I-76, Ft. Morgan, COdisplayDavenport Locomotive Works #2176, 1930 Original Ft. Morgan engine.
10-4-0T4'-8½"American Oil (Stardard Oil) Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COdisplayAlco (Cooke) #62754, 1920
10-4-2cog4'-8½"M&PP Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COdisplayBaldwin (Burnham) #10835, 1890
4455S-60-6-04'-8½"UP Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COdisplayLima #5992, 1920
74 (30)B-4F2-8-036"RGS (Colorado & North Western) Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COdisplayBrooks #2951, 1898 From Central Park, Boulder, CO, then the Uhrich Locomotive Works, Strasburg, CO.
44B-4G2-8-036"GL (IRCA) Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COdismantledBaldwin #55086, 1921From El Salvador, then Central City, CO, then the Georgetown Loop RR, Georgetown, CO. Previously operated at the Georgetown Loop RR in 1986. Sold in 2021.
191 (51)B-4A2-8-036"DSP&P (C&S) Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COdisplayBaldwin (Burnham) #4919, 1880 Oldest surviving steam locomotive in Colorado.
318 (8)C-182-8-036"D&RGW (F&CC) Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COdisplayBaldwin (Burnham) #14769, 03/1896 Operated at the museum from 1978 to 1982. Cosmetically restored in 2011. Cab partially rebuilt in 2019.
346 (406)C-192-8-036"D&RGW (D&RG) Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COout of serviceBaldwin (Burnham) #5712, 1881Operated at the museum since July 29, 1962. Taken out of service in October 2021. Trucked to Durango, CO in late April 2024. Undergoing mandated 1,472-day inspection and overhaul.
683 (583)C-282-8-04'-8½"D&RG Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COdisplayBaldwin #11207, 09/1890 Only surviving standard gauge D&RGW steam locomotive.
491K-372-8-236"D&RGW Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COoperationalD&RGW (Burnham) #20829, 1928Restored to operation on August 28, 2014. Largest operating narrow gauge steam locomotive in the Western Hemisphere.
20T-194-6-036"RGS (F&CC) Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COoperationalAlco (Schenectady) #5007, 1899 From Alamosa, CO. Restored to operation in July 2020. Operated at the C&TS from late August to early October 2021.
5629O-5B4-8-44'-8½"CB&Q Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COdisplayCB&Q (West Burlington) #66104, 1940 Donated by the CB&Q in September 1963.
12Shay3Tr36"GL (WSL) Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COstoredLima #3302, 1926Appeared in Great American Train Rides I. From the Georgetown Loop RR, Georgetown, CO. Previously operated in 2009. Currently owned by Lindsey and Rosa Ashby. Up for sale as of 2023.
14Shay3Tr36"GL (WSL) Colorado Railroad Museum, Golden, COstoredLima #2835, 1916From the Georgetown Loop RR, Georgetown, CO. Previously operated in 2009. Currently owned by Lindsey and Rosa Ashby. Underwent a cosmetic restoration between early January and late February 2022. Up for sale as of 2023.
8Shay3Tr36"Royal Gorge Route (WSL) Moffat Road Railroad Museum, Granby, COdisplayLima #3176, 1922 From Georgetown, CO, then the Royal Gorge Depot, Canon City, CO.
268C-162-8-036"D&RGW Pioneer Museum, Gunnison, COdisplayBaldwin (Burnham) #6002, 1882
0-4-0CAngColorado School of Mines, Edgar Mine, Idaho Springs, COunknownNo longer here. Current location unknown.
60 (263)B-4C2-8-036"C&S (DL&G) Harold A. Anderson Park, Idaho Springs, COdisplayRhode Island Locomotive Works #1595, 1886 Possible candidate for restoration to operation.
102410142-6-24'-8½"AT&SF Warren Ave Park, La Junta, COdisplayBaldwin (Burnham) #19684, 1901
181918002-6-24'-8½"AT&SF behind Amtrak depot, Lamar, COdisplayBaldwin (Burnham) #29425, 1906
6412-8-04'-8½"C&S LC&S Depot, Leadville, COdisplayAlco (Brooks) #40268, 1906
40-4-2cog4'-8½"M&PP M&PP, Manitou Springs, COstored operationalBaldwin (Burnham) #15173, 1897Closed.
20-4-2cog4'-8½"M&PP Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, COdisplayBaldwin (Burnham) #10919, 1890 Builder plate on tank says 14050, 12/1923, builders plate on smokebox says 13319.
102-6-015" Tiny Town, Morrison, COoperationalUhrich Locomotive Works (Strasburg)Named Cinder Belle.
122-6-615" Tiny Town, Morrison, COoperational2014Named Mary Ross.
224-6-215" Tiny Town, Morrison, COout of serviceUhrich Locomotive Works (Strasburg)Named Occasional Rose. Receiving a new chassis.
41090-4-0T4'-8½"GWSCX Near high school, Ovid, COdisplayDavenport Locomotive Works #2150, 1929
3636"RGSMammoth Locomotive Works, Palisade, COconstructionMammoth Locomotive Works, 2017 To be operated and displayed at the Ridgeway Railroad Museum.
0-4-0T4'-8½"GWSCX Co Rd 88, Pierce, COdisplayDavenport Locomotive Works #2089, 1928Named Brush. Owned by Ken Kafka.
291229004-8-44'-8½"AT&SF Pueblo Union Depot, Pueblo, COdisplayBaldwin #69800, 1944 Cosmetically restored in 2023. Received a non-operational air compressor from C&O 2716 in Ravenna, KY.
400-4-0T24"Koppers Co Salida Museum, Salida, COdisplayH.K. Porter #6999, 1926
12B-3-E2-6-236"GL (Kahului Railroad) Georgetown Loop RR, Silver Plume, COout of serviceBaldwin #60690, 1928 From Hawaii, then the C&TS, then Mt. Pleasant, IA, then Silverwood amusement park, Athol, ID, then Georgetown, CO. Loaned to the Midwest Central Railroad from 2012 to 2019. Returned from the MCRR and placed on temporary display in Silver Plume, CO in 2019.
40B-4G2-8-036"GL (IRCA) Georgetown Loop RR, Silver Plume, COoperationalBaldwin #53777, 1920 From El Salvador, then Central City, CO, then Skagway, AK, then the Georgetown Loop RR, then the Colorado Railroad Museum. Taken out of service in 2013. Returned to the Georgetown Loop RR in 2017. Returned to operation in 2019.
111 (116)10-26E2-8-036"GL (IRCA) Georgetown Loop RR, Silver Plume, COoperationalBaldwin #59164, 1926 From El Salvador, then the Sundown & Southern Railroad, then Boreas Pass Road, Breckenridge, then Uhrich Strasburg. Acquired in trade for C&S 9 in September 2006. Restored to operation in May 2017.
21210-4-0T4'-8½"GWSCX City Park, Sterling, COdisplayDavenport Locomotive Works #2121, 1928
12-6-015"CC&E Comanche Crossing & Eastern RR, Strasburg, COoperationalVirgil Uhrich, 1948
463K-272-8-215"D&RGW Uhrich Locomotive Works, Strasburg, COstoredUhrich Locomotive Works (Strasburg) Replica. From the Rio Golden Railroad.
6382-8-04'-8½"C&S near Safeway parking lot, Trinidad, COdisplayAlco (Brooks) #40265, 1906 Last coal-burning steam locomotive on the C&S.
370-6-0T4'-8½"Carbon Limestone Birney Watts, Backshop Enterprises, Wheat Ridge, COrestorationH.K. Porter #7455, 1943

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