ANSWER THE CALL OF THE WEST ON OUR EXCURSION TRAINS.An authentic Colorado experience on the rails climbing the steep grades of the Southern Rockies. See sweeping rugged mountain vistas and a variety of wildlife while enjoying tales of railroad and mining history as we travel over La Veta pass in air- conditioned comfort. Come see why USA Today named us a Top Ten Ride.
Our excursion trains offer a great seat on select weekdays during the summer. Prepare to discover history, mining tales, wildlife sightings, geology and did we mention bears? Come see why USA Today named us a Top Ten Ride.See the Rockies on the longest and highest standard gauge railroad in Colorado! Depart from the historic Alamosa depot and travel over the majestic LaVeta Pass to the mountain town of LaVeta to explore the quaint downtown before the return trip. Revel in the wildlife and natural beauty of the storied Southern Rockies.This train operates on select dates Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Additional departures can be added for groups of 20 or more. Boarding from the Alamosa Depot.Departs Alamosa: Depart 9:30 am | Returns: 5:30 pm