Railroads - Scenic Trains

South Fork Train - Denver & Rio Grande Scenic Railroad

Travel back in time with the Denver & Rio Grande Scenic Railroad! Our historic route takes you from South Fork to Wagon Wheel Gap, over tracks that date back to the gold and silver rush, when the West was wild. Join us for one of the most scenic excursions along the beautiful Rio Grande River. We also offer special extended excursions and rail-and-raft packages. Runs Daily  • www.southforktrain.com  • 719.873.2003

Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad

Chosen as one of USA Today’s top ten train rides. Ride the “highest and longest narrow gauge railroad in the United States” from Antonito to Chama, New Mexico. This railroad, built in 1880, travels through the San Juan Mountains and over Cumbres Pass at 10,015 feet and makes a stop at historic Osier Station. Runs daily • www.cumbrestoltec.com • 1-888-Cumbres

Rio Grande Scenic Railroad (82 miles)

Chosen as one of USA Today’s top ten train rides. Originally built in the late 1800’s, the train now serves as an excursion line, offering multiple routes and often transporting riders to a mountaintop live music venue! Favorite route is the La Veta Mountaineer and preferred car is the dome view car with bistro meal service. www.riograndescenicrailroad.com • 877-726-7245

Durango & Silverton Railroad (124 miles)

Chosen as one of USA Today’s top ten train rides. This historic train has been in continuous operation for 128 years, and now carries passengers behind vintage steam locomotives and brings back the sights and sounds of yesteryear. Route travels along the Animas River Gorge, far above rushing waters with a steep drop-off that will have your heart pounding. www.durangotrain.com • 877-872-4607

Royal Gorge Route Railroad (176)

The Royal Gorge Route provides a quality railroad experience, combining the spectacular scenery of the Royal Gorge and the nostalgia of 1950’s train travel, with unique dining options and exceptional service. www.royalgorgeroute.com • 1.888.RAILS.4U