484 rolls into New Mexico leaving Colorado in the shadows (literally) on its way down to Chama.
484 coasts past Perry's Pond descending from Cumbres Pass into Chama.
The engineer and conductor check in with each other while 489 gets a drink at Cumbres Pass.
489 works hard climbing the 4% grade to Cumbres Pass.
Climbing the 4% grade, 489 snakes through The Narrows with the Antonito bound train.
489 passes Juke's Tree working the start of the 4% grade to Cumbres Pass.
463, one of only two surviving D&RGW K-27 class "Mudhens" simmers at the Chama shops in the morning sun after working the day before.
Passengers board at Chama as 489 is fired up ready to make the trip to Antonito, CO.
Loud climbing out of the coal mine
Cold sunrise at 9.08am
2-8-2 JS # 8190 of the Sandaoling caol mine railroad is pulling another 700 ton train out of the pit.