Climbing through La Veta Pass near Sierra, San Luis & Rio Grande FP10 No. 1100 leads a three car passenger special through the Colorado Rockies, east of Alamosa.
San Luis & Rio Grande FP10 #1100 leads a three car local food services special as it begins the climb up La Veta Pass at Sierra, CO. The special was a day-long round trip between Alamosa and La Ve... (more)
Rio Grand Scenic 18 digs into the grade of La Veta Pass with its five car train.
#18 has passed thru the valley east of Fort Garland & is now getting its first taste of La Veta Pass.
SL&RG 18 tries its hardest to surmount the slippery rails on its climb to the summit (Greased possibly by the track foreman). Mt Blanca rises in the distance
SL&RG 18 makes its way over a small trestle near Sierra, from here to La Veta, it's a isolated climb over the Sangre De Cristo Mountains.