K36 487 rolls past Dalton. The hard work for 487 is pretty much over as the train descend towards Chama, New Mexico.
The Antonito to Chama train, lead by C&TS 484, coasts through the S-Curve at Dalton making it's way into Chama.
484 rolls into New Mexico leaving Colorado in the shadows (literally) on its way down to Chama.
Overcoming gravity on one, if not the steepest railroad in the country, Rio Grande Southern 455 and Cumbres and Toltec 487 climb out of The Chama River Valley (which extends into the backdrop) to... (more)
#484 and #463 work hard as they pass through Dalton. The train actually made a stop here to pick up some passengers that missed the train in Chama. It was quite impressive to watch them get moving... (more)
Sometimes you don't want a caboose. The 315 had to take a cut of cars up the hill to Cumbres, but the four percent to too much for all the cars and a caboose, so the caboose was left behind. Thi... (more)
Baldwin K-36 with the train from Antonito Co.to Chama NM. drifts down the 2% grade from Cumbres Pass to Chama.
Cumbres And Toltec, K-36 No.489, slides downhill from Cumbres Pass with the train to Chama new Mexico.
Cumbres & Toltec K-36 No.487 with the train to Antonito.
No. 484 has a student engineer at the throttle as it thunders upgrade at Dalton.
No. 484 barks upgrade with freight cars at rural Dalton, New Mexico.
It's a mostly cloudy July morning as Cumbres & Toltec K-36 No. 489 leads the fireman/engineer school train up the grade towards Cumbres Pass at Dalton, New Mexico on July 21, 2015.
Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad #463 leads it's photo freight past Dalton and into the rising sun of another AUgust day on the narrow gauge.
Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad #463 is dressed up for it's past owner, the Denver & Rio Grande Western as it storms up the 4% grade through Dalton, NM. The #463, a K-27 2-8-2 and the smallest ... (more)
Smoke and cinders fly as DRGW 463 a Mudhen along with a K-36 attack Cumbres Pass with nine cars in tow. This was only the second doubleheader of the season for the C&TS.