News From The Station

How many people does it take to run a railroad?

How many people does it take to run a railroad?  Well, the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad has 80 employees and a team of volunteers to keep it running smoothly from May - October. Usually, each train is staffed with a team of seven employees and one or two...

Tracks Across the Border – Scenic Byway

While in Chama enjoying the Fall Colors make sure to check out the spectacular scenery of Colorado & New Mexico's newest Scenic Byway - "Tracks Across Borders Byway."  Also, download the app to make traveling the byway more informative!  Click here to learn more!...

Cool off this summer on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad

North America’s Highest Steam Railroad Travels Nearly 2 Miles Above Sea Level ANTONITO, COLO & CHAMA, NM June 6, 2018 Summer is heating up and as temperatures rise, do yourself a favor and schedule a cool getaway. How about riding in the open gondola car of the...

The Best Way to see The Beauty of The Rocky Mountains

Don’t take our word for it.  “USA Today 10Best” - readers say that the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad is the best train ride in North America as well as the top attraction in both New Mexico and Colorado.  Traveling for 64-miles between Chama, NM and...

USA Today – 10 Best ‘Reader’s Choice’ Award

USA Today - 10 Best 'Reader's Choice' Award "Best Train Ride in America" Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad ranks among the most authentic steam-operated railroads still in existence. Passengers aboard this National Historic Landmark travel along a track laid in...

Scenic railway delivers Christmas to passengers

The Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad warmed up the locomotives and turned them into Christmas Trains that are a big hit, even with a decent amount of snow to hit northern New Mexico. Source: Scenic railway delivers Christmas to passengers

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