RailPictures.Net Photo: C&TS 463 Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad Steam 2-8-2 at Chama, New Mexico by Kirk Orndorff
 
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Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad (more..)
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Juke's Tree (more..)
Chama, New Mexico, USA (more..)
September 28, 2014
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C&TS 463 (more..)
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September 28 was the first full day of Chama Steam's Fall Madness, 4 days of 463 pulling a photo freight back and forth over the line. Unfortunately, this day was less than ideal weather-wise. There was heavy rain as the train was climbing the 4%, meaning cameras had to be tucked away when not in use, and people needed their ISO set to a high setting, causing some grainy (yet dramatic) photos. When the train departed Chama at 8 AM, there was a gap in the rain, and there was even a little more light than anticipated! Here, 463 pulls the train out of Chama, past Juke's Tree, ready to tackle the 4%.
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