Category Archives: Railroad

Galloping Goose Restoration Book Receives Review from the Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette

The following review of the Ridgway Railroad Museum’s History and Restoration of RGS Galloping Goose No. 4 appeared in the November/December issue of Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette. You can order the book by clicking on this link. 

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Galloping Goose Restoration Book Receives Review from Railfan & Railroad

The following review of the Ridgway Railroad Museum’s History and Restoration of RGS Galloping Goose No. 4 appeared in the November issue of Railfan & Railroad Magazine. You can order the book by clicking on this link. NOTE NOTE NOTE: … Continue reading

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Railroad Book Ad Appears in The Prospector

The advertisement pictured to the left touts the Mt. Sneffels Press book, Railroading in the San Juan Triangle to readers of The Prospector, the quarterly magazine of the Rio Grande Modeling and Historical Society. You can get your own copy … Continue reading

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Welcome to readers of the Montrose Style Fall/Winter magazine

Mt. Sneffels Press is featured on page 19 of the Fall/Winter issue of Montrose (Colorado) Style, a magazine available to travelers, visitors, and residents alike. The article speaks of the books in The Great American Flying Broomstick series, which you … Continue reading

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Recent Signing highlighted in Montrose Mirror

A reporter for the Montrose Mirror stopped by on Saturday, May 7, 2011, to visit the book signing event at Walgreens. The picture is shown to the left. Click on the image to go to the issue of the Montrose … Continue reading

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Walgreen’s Signing for Mt. Sneffels Press

Rich Paar, the manager of the local Walgreens drugstore, is a supporter of local authors and conducts periodic book signings. He hosted another on May 7th, 2011, the day prior to Mother’s Day. He asked me to invite some of … Continue reading

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Ad for Broom Brings in Railroaders

Since I’ve had good luck selling books from the American Flying Broomstick series to Mensa audiences, I thought I’d place an ad in the Mensa Bulletin, which goes to Mensans nationwide. Well, of all things, it resulted in quite an … Continue reading

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Cool and widely-read review of Railroad book

This review of our own Narrow Gauge Railroading in the San Juan Triangle in the Summer, 2010, issue of Classic Trains on page 84, generated lots of sales. The contact information got a bit muddled—the address given is for Mt. … Continue reading

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Railroad Magnate Otto Mears Had a Liberty Ship Named After Him

Reader Norm Delucchi sent this comment: “Reading my copy of Narrow Gauge Railroading in the San Juan Triangle – I questioned an item – going to my reference library I found that the SS Otto Mears (Hull # 2157) was … Continue reading

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More Press for Railroad Book

This paragraph about Mt. Sneffels Press’s book, Narrow Gauge Railroading in the San Juan Triangle: The Rio Grande Southern, the Ouray Branch of the D&RG and Otto Mears’ Silverton RR, appears in the January 2010 issue of Railroad Model Craftsman. … Continue reading

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