Sunday, June 16 2019
Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad
Geology Train Trip Options:
For all Geologists - See the amazing geology of Northern New Mexico and Southern Colorado. See the effect of the geological forces at play.
On June 16th, a special train will depart to traverse spectacular geology along the 64 miles of Cumbres & Toltec track. But simply 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:
For Reservations By Phone: 1-888-286-2737
Please be careful to book the trip you want,
either leaving from Antonito at 8:30 a.m.
or leaving from Chama at 7:00 a.m.
Lunch is at 2pm and is included in the ticket price. Small coolers of non-alcoholic beverages and snacks are allowed.
Please bring sunglasses, sunscreen, layered clothing, and enclosed toe shoes.
Most of the day is spent at or above 9,000 feet. Please make sure you are able to handle long periods of time at this elevation.
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