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Category Archives: On the Road

Day 296

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! Osier is where the trains from East (Antonito, CO) and West (Chama, NM) meet. The passengers have lunch and then either switch trains to continue on to the other end of the track and return by motor coach, or stay on […]

Day 295

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! We hit the railroad a week or so too soon for really good Fall colors Another run-by, this one over a trestle! ~Curtis in /\/ew /\/\exico! {!-{>

Day 294

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! We finally come around the bend to see Osier. I even have a print of a painting of Osier on my wall. Here is a close up of the old station. This is the important new building, however. It is where […]

Day 293

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! Here is that house we saw above. Looking back up at the water tower. The Goose drove across that bridge and let those people out for a run-by. Then we backed up slowly (the only way it CAN go back!) and […]

Day 292

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! We ar heading way down the valley there. You can just see the track. Four miles? Five? To get there. The arrow points to a pile of railroad ties we will be passing. A closer view of the ties… We will […]

Day 291

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! Coming off of Cumbres Pass you for a long loop. It is the better part of a mile to drop 20 feet… The arrows show some of the track, a mile or two back. A couple photos over the Motor Coachman’s […]

Day 289

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! The tracks leading out of the Cumbres Pass Station. This is a great place for Rail Fans. An old siding near the Cumbres Pass Station. ~Curtis in /\/ew /\/\exico! {!-{>

Day 288

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! Looking out of the front of #5. In the front of the Goose. Seating in the bus half of #5. ~Curtis in New Mexico! {!-{>

Day 287

Cumbres Pass. The underground waterpower on Cumbres Pass. ~Curtis in New Mexico! {!-{>

Day 286

Down on the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway, aboard Galloping Goose #5! The railroad goes just above the visible highway. ~Curtis in New Mexico! {!-{>