When you've made several of these journeys as we have, you kind of know what to expect. But the scenery out the windows once we approached the mountains and went through La... read more
The Rio Grande Scenic Railroad is Colorado's newest train offering steam...
The Rio Grande Scenic Railroad is Colorado's newest train offering steam engine rides through breathtaking mountain valleys and over legendary LaVeta pass on hundreds of miles of historic rail. Excursions offer riders a trip back in time on restored passenger cars that stop at the quaint mountain town of LaVeta and hear narration of Colorado history, mining stories and catch a glimpse of wildlife--including bears!
Summer weekends brings the Mountain Rails Live summer concert series with nationally renowned acts to a boxcar stage at 9,400 ft only accessible by our train. This green location is run on solar and wind power.
Seasonal rides are available throughout the year.