A westbound freight train at Los Pinos gets under way just after the scheduled passenger train for Chama passed by.
The train from Antonito climbs the grade to Cumbres Pass on its return to Chama New Mexico.
484 continues it's climb to the summit of Cumbres as it climbs the westbound grade near Los Pinos.
The C&TS regularly scheduled passenger train has just passed the charter photo freight at Los Pinos on a beautiful fall afternoon.
Steamscape - Los Pinos. After filling its tender with water at the Los Pinos Tank, D&RGW 315 heads west toward Cumbres Pass with 10 freight cars and a caboose on a cool, late summer afterno... (more)
River routes use gravity and follow the topography of the landscape they go through, and are rarely ever in a straight line. In some ways, to get through rugged land, railroad’s right-of-ways are ... (more)
The Lonely Trek. The clouds are hanging right on the mountain tops and the on and off rain is making for a pretty miserable day as the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad's Train 215 makes its... (more)
Passing Los Pino Tank. Having just rounded the hairpin at the north end of the Los Pinos Valley, Train 215, the Cumbres & Toltec daily westbound out of Antonito is now passing the Los Pinos... (more)
Approaching the River of the Pines, the Cumbres & Toltec westbound train for Chama, New Mexico slowly moves at the foothills of the hillsides that surround the valley. In the foreground is the tra... (more)
As the water of the Rio de los Pinos gentle meanders down stream a pair of Rio Grande Baldwin built K-36s march up stream with a 'Chama Steam' photo charter freight near Los Pinos, CO. Both locomo... (more)
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad K-27 No. 463 leads the eastbound passenger train No. 216 from Chama, New Mexico across the trestle at Los Pinos, Colorado on July 22, 2015.
Water Stop: Los Pinos. D&RGW K-27 Locomotive #463 eases gently to a stop on the downhill grade approaching the Los Pinos Tank in preparation for a water stop. On this day, the 1903-vinta... (more)
Extra 484 East, with midtrain helper locomotive #489, takes on water at Los Pinos tank during a Historic Transport Preservation (SteamSpecials) photography charter led by Michael Allen and John B.... (more)
315 bearing down the mainline after passing Los Pinos tank.. Engineer really looks like he's enjoying himself.
Steaming along the River of the Pines... translated from Rio de Los Pinos, the Denver and Rio Grande Western #487 heads Westward towards Chama, New Mexico in the fading afternoon light.