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Day 339

I stopped for lunch just shy of Albuqueque, and trying to get back on the freeway I ended up in this mess…I hate most big cities…{!-{P ~Curtis in New Mexico! {!-{>

Day 332

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! On the West end of Chama… And so ends the Galloping Goose part of my journey. Now it is one to Bosque Del Apache! ~Curtis in /\/ew /\/\exico! {!-{>

Day 331

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! Two versions of steaming up inn the morning. ~Curtis in New Mexico! {!-{>

Day 330

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! The Depot in Chama, NM. I don’t think Western Union still runs a telegraph there… 344 miles to Denver, and 7863 feet in Elevation. Cumbres Pass is over 10,000, and that part of the Cumbres and Toltec railroad is the highest […]

Day 329

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! Inside the boxcar! The numbered posts are original mileage markers from the railroad, and indicate the number of miles by rail to Denver. ~Curtis in New Mexico! {!-{>

Day 328

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! They have set up some displays of historical items in a couple of the cars by the Chama Depot. ~Curtis in New Mexico! {!-{>

Day 327

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! The West end of the Chama Yard, looking East. ~Curtis in New Mexico! {!-{>

Day 326

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! More morning prep work in the Chama Yard. ~Curtis in New Mexico! {!-{>

Day 325

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! This is a nice little Inn on the West end of Chama that Walter and I stayed in. It was recently remodeled and is an interesting mix of modern and old fashioned. When we left here the morning after our Galloping […]

Day 323

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! More of #484 coming into the Yard! ~Curtis in Colorado! {!-{>