We have been asked a number of times where people can find updated information on the status of the Alpine Loop Passes. As of June 1st here they are. Animas Forks – OPEN Black Bear Pass – Closed Bolam Pass – Closed California – Closed Clear Lake – Closed Cinnamon Pass – OPEN to Lake City Corkscrew Pass […]
Ice Lake Trail is one of the most recommended hikes in the area for several reasons, one of them being the absolutely stunning scenery you encounter from the moment you take a left off the highway to work your way back to the trailhead. The drive alone is worth doing if your not up for […]
Its that time again!!! After taking a well deserved break in April, we’re ready to get back into the mix and host Karaoke on Monday night (and every last Monday of the month through the rest of the summer.) Our last Karaoke night was packed and we all had an amazing time. Some […]
Silverton is the ultimate destination for outdoor recreation all year. But summertime offers all kinds of amazing things to do from jeeping to hang gliding, camping, hiking, fishing and so much more. Check out this MUST SEE video to get a true feel for what it’s like to be in the heart of the San […]
For many people Memorial Day marks the start of the Summer season, for others it’s a solemn time to remember our Nation’s fallen heroes… at The Golden Block, we’re just BUSY! We have a lot of things happening this weekend so we wanted to make sure everyone is up to date. Saturday, May 28th we […]
The Iron Horse Bicycle Race is an amazing annual event that brings thousands of people to Silverton at the crack of dawn to post up on main street and await the arrival of the first riders coming off Molass Pass as they cruise into town. At just under 50 miles in distance, this is […]
Some genius came up with the idea of listing beer styles in a periodic table. This allows us to compare different styles based on several factors including the beer’s ‘gravity’ (meaning how heavy it is), the ABV (alcohol by volume), IBU (international bitterness units), and the beer’s color (or srm). By comparing every style known […]
We are happy to announce we have two of our beers on tap. The Hoppy to Be American Ale at 5.3% ABV and the Arrastra Red at 6.3% ABV. The Paydirt Pislner is scheduled to be on tap on May 23rd!!
Today we welcome the very first train of the season. This is a truly special day for Silverton as it marks the official start of the summer season and the arrival of several thousand train enthusiasts on a daily basis to our small mountain town. We would also like to congratulate the Grand Imperial Hotel […]
The Colorado Alpine Loop – As the snow melts we thought it would be a good time to look forward to summer and post something about Colorado’s Alpine Loop, one of the premier 4-wheeling destinations anywhere. Colorado’s Alpine loop is an amazing option for people looking for an off-road adventure they’ll remember for a lifetime. With elevations […]
We would like to thank all of our customers for a fabulous winter season! We will be closed until Friday May 6th. We are spring cleaning, polishing the floors, and making more BEER!! Our fabulous crew gets some down time a well needed rest to prepare for the summer season!!! We are to attend the […]
Come by the Golden Block Brewery in Silverton Colorado and have a great time. Hear your neighbors and Friends belt out their favorite songs. It’s a Silverton tradition the last Monday night of each month we have an awesome time and sing karaoke with all our friends. The fun starts at 8 o’clock and last […]
Skid Hast Red seasonal is sold out! The new glycol system is up and running!! Brewing the Amalgamation IPA on Wednesday!!
Come by for a green beer at the brewery. Live music at 8pm Red Eyed Djinn is playing and we’re offering awesome drink specials: Irish car bombs for $6 Midori sours $4 Green appeltini $6 Green PBR $2 See you tonight Silverton
The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad is starting its summer routs on May 7th! The D&SNGR offers daily, round-trip service from Durango, Co to Silverton, Co From May through October on its famous vintage, 1900 steam engine, narrow gauge railroad. This is one of the premier rail adventures in America with some of the […]
Silverton Colorado OHV routes are strictly enforced by the San Juan Sheriff’s Department. With Spring in the air we thought it would be a good time to post a map of Silverton Colorado OHV Routes. It is permissible to drive on Greene Street where the Golden Block Brewery and Restaurant in Silverton is located but […]
Red Eyed Djinn will be playing the Golden Block Brewery this year on St Patrick’s Day in Silverton, Colorado. The show starts at 8pm and will last to 11pm.
Karaoke in Silverton, Colorado is a BLAST! The last Monday of each month from 7pm to 11pm. Everyone in Silverton is invited to come have a great time. Come see some of your friends and neighbors bust out their favorite songs, and join in yourself! We have a wide range of music to select from […]
We had an awesome time at skijoring and then packed the house with live music and our Skid Hast Red Ale. Already looking forward to next year.