JUNE 27, 2021 GEOLOGY TRAIN

Ticket Prices:

Adult: $170.00
Student: $110.00

 

7:30 a.m. -Depart Antonito, Colorado by train
11:45 a.m. -Arrive at Osier Station, Colorado for Lunch
4:35 p.m. -Return to  Antonito, Colorado by train

 

Geology Train Trip Options:

  • Geology Train departs Antonito Depot at 7:30 am and arrives back at Antonito Deport around 4:35 pm by train.

For all Geologists – from the newly-interested to the practiced professional.

On June 27th, a special train will depart to traverse spectacular geology along the Cumbres & Toltec track. Experiencing the incredible overviews of the Rio Grande Rift, the eruptive evidence of the San Juan Volcanic Field, the Precambrian core of the Tusas Mountains, recent glacial deposits, and snapshots of the Jurassic, will not be enough. This special train will stop at many outcroppings and rail cuts along the right of way, so passengers may mingle, marvel, and collect photographs. These unique experiences are only accessible on the train route.

The opportunities are priceless:

  • Join a cadre of distinguished Geologists for a truly extraordinary day on the Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad.
  • The railroad passes through one of the most unique, varied geologic areas in the U.S. and it is the ONLY way to see all those sights.
  • See metamorphic rock as old as that at the bottom of the Grand Canyon.
  • The train will make a number of stops along the route to allow the Geologists to interpret the various Geologic points of interest.
  • Lunch at Osier, Colorado is included in the ticket price.
  • View and marvel at volcanoes, unusual rock formations, multiple volcanic deposits, tunnels, and an untouched landscape.
  • A mile by mile Geologic rail log will be provided to each participant.

All Fares Are Subject To A 7% Historical Preservation Fee.

For Reservations By Phone: 1-888-286-2737

Monday – Friday 8AM – 4PM MST.
Please call: 1-888-286-2737
Email: [email protected]

A concession car will be available for the purchase of snacks and beverages. Small coolers of non-alcoholic beverages and snacks are allowed.

Please bring sunglasses, sunscreen, layered clothing, and closed-toe shoes.

Most of the day is spent at or above 9,000′.  Please make sure you are able to handle long periods of time at this elevation.

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August 21-29, 2021 Victorian Iron Horse Round-up – SOLD OUT

July 29- Aug 1, 2021 Fireman & Engineer School – Sold Out

Have you ever dreamed of shoveling coal or pulling on a throttle?  Check out the Fireman & Engineer school for a chance to live out your dream! During our 4-day Fireman Class, you’ll learn to fire an antique K-36 Baldwin locomotive with actual running time on the rails. The 4-day Engineering School and Advanced Class will take you even further with more running throttle time, and a hands-on education into the daily service and maintenance aspects of the railroad. Find more details here.

  • June 10-13, 2021  – Sold Out
  • June 15-18, 2021  – Sold Out
  • July 8-11, 2021 – Sold Out
  • July 15-18, 2021 – Sold Out
  • July 29-Aug 1, 2021 – Sold Out
  • August 10-13, 2021 – Sold Out
  • September 10-13, 2021 – Sold Out
  • September 16-19, 2021 – Sold Out
  • October 12-15, 2021 – Sold Out

Reservations are available by phone.  Please call to be added to the 2021 waiting list.
1-575-219-3306
Questions? Please email Tracy Ontiveros –[email protected]

Download a sample class itinerary here!

July 15-18, 2021 Fireman & Engineer School – Sold Out

Have you ever dreamed of shoveling coal or pulling on a throttle?  Check out the Fireman & Engineer school for a chance to live out your dream! During our 4-day Fireman Class, you’ll learn to fire an antique K-36 Baldwin locomotive with actual running time on the rails. The 4-day Engineering School and Advanced Class will take you even further with more running throttle time, and a hands-on education into the daily service and maintenance aspects of the railroad. Find more details here.

  • June 10-13, 2021  – Sold Out
  • June 15-18, 2021  – Sold Out
  • July 8-11, 2021 – Sold Out
  • July 15-18, 2021 – Sold Out
  • July 29-Aug 1, 2021 – Sold Out
  • August 10-13, 2021 – Sold Out
  • September 10-13, 2021 – Sold Out
  • September 16-19, 2021 – Sold Out
  • October 12-15, 2021 – Sold Out

Reservations are available by phone.  Please call to be added to the 2021 waiting list.
1-575-219-3306
Questions? Please email Tracy Ontiveros –[email protected]

Download a sample class itinerary here!

June 10-13, 2021 Fireman & Engineer School – SOLD OUT

Have you ever dreamed of shoveling coal or pulling on a throttle?  Check out the Fireman & Engineer school for a chance to live out your dream! During our 4-day Fireman Class, you’ll learn to fire an antique K-36 Baldwin locomotive with actual running time on the rails. The 4-day Engineering School and Advanced Class will take you even further with more running throttle time, and a hands-on education into the daily service and maintenance aspects of the railroad. Find more details here.

  • June 10-13, 2021  – Sold Out
  • June 15-18, 2021  – Sold Out
  • July 8-11, 2021 – Sold Out
  • July 15-18, 2021 – Sold Out
  • July 29-Aug 1, 2021 – Sold Out
  • August 10-13, 2021 – Sold Out
  • September 10-13, 2021 – Sold Out
  • September 16-19, 2021 – Sold Out
  • October 12-15, 2021 – Sold Out

Reservations are available by phone.  Please call to be added to the 2021 waiting list.
1-575-219-3306
Questions? Please email Tracy Ontiveros –[email protected]

 

Download a sample class itinerary here!

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