Prior to the day's excursion at the Chama station.
A "Tourist" point of view of the engine house... SouthWestRails.com
Night time brings a surreal time to the Chama Yards, as 484, the next day's road engine is worked on. In the next stall over is K-36 487, awaiting work after a hot bearing sidelined her. more)
Racing down a short straightaway, the train still has a few miles to clock before it reaches ChamaSouthWestRails.com
No need to take on water...it's all downhill to Chama, SouthWestRails.com
Morning Rituals in Chama, The famous Fosters Hotel, Bar, and Restruant is in the backround... SouthWestRails.Com
Waiting on the Highball
The Pressure gauge inside K36 484.
C&T K36 #484 starts climbing out of the valley from Antonito and into the mountains.
C&T K36 #484 drops down the hill from Cumbres Pass heading to Chama encountering local wildlife along the way.
C&T K36 #484 sits in the Chama engine house next to #488 under restoration.
C&T K36 #484 marches toward Cumbres Pass from Chama.