Wildflower/Botany Train

Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad Wildflower Special

Sunday, August 7, 2022

Option 1: Depart at 8:00 am from Antonito by Train, Return by Motorcoach to Antonito at 3:30 pm

Option 2: Depart at 6:30 am from Chama by Motorcoach, Return by Train at 3:30 pm

Adult Coach:   $200.00

Student: $130.00

*A sack lunch is included in the ticket price, and prices are subject to a 7% Historical Preservation Fee**

Seating is limited, so early reservations are advised!

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Join us for a botanist’s dream train on Sunday, August 7, 2022, for a fun and educational seminar-style train excursion that will point out the indigenous wildflowers in full bloom on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad route. This train makes multiple stops along Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad so expert foresters and botanists can serve as the Field Guides throughout the route. Special informative guide books will also be provided to the passengers on this amazing train ride.

NEW this year will be a planned stop at Cumbres Pass Summit where there will be flower and plant exhibits to experience up close and personal! 

Join us for a unique all-day 64-mile train trip from Antonito, Colorado to Chama, New Mexico to study the unique Southern Rocky Mountain ecosystems along the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad. A luxury Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad motorcoach will return passengers to their originating terminal by highway, offering yet a different route show-casing the beauty of the Southern Rockies. Our special Wild Flower train will travel through most of the Life Zones found in the Southern Rockies, with several stops planned to view the landscapes and plants found along our route. The train will consist of covered coaches with comfortable seats for all passengers, plus a concession car and open observation cars available to all passengers.


Please call 1-888-286-2737 for more information!