RailPictures.Net Photo: C&TS OY Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad Steam Rotary Snow Plow at Cumbres, Colorado by Kevin Madore
 
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Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad (more..)
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March 01, 2020
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Rotary OY reaches Cumbres Pass. Looking very much like it might have perhaps 80 years earlier, Rotary OY and her snow-fighting outfit reaches the snow-bound section house at the summit of Cumbres Pass, Elevation 10,015 MSL. A light snow shower and some 4 feet of accumulated snow greets the train, but the 97 year-old plow handles it with relative ease.
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ROTARY OY

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Rotary OY clears the path from Chama, NM to Cumbres Pass in Colorado.
Snow Impact!

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Rio Grande Snow Trains

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Re-creations of snow-fighting trains on the former Denver & Rio Grande Western Narrow Gauge System
Rio Grande - Scenic Line of the World

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The Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad and the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad are all that remains of the legendary Denver & Rio Grande Western narrow gauge system. Here you'll find some of my favorites from these two beautiful railways.
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