Unfortunately, the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad is now closed and looking for new ownership. We’ll keep you updated on its reopening. The info below is from the past about the train ride.
Rio Grande Scenic Railroad operates a number of different routes around Southern Colorado. It runs year round, with summer as the peak. It connects the towns of Alamosa, Fort Garland and La Veta, CO.
There are specialty trips, like the Summer Concert Series mid June to late August, featuring live music acts, or the Brewfest featuring tasty craft beer. The annual Photographer’s Train runs in September, and features outstanding, autumn photo opportunities.
Rio Grande Train Rides
Concert & Excursion Trains – late May-late September, Runs most Fridays – Sundays (Concerts mid June-late August); Departs from Alamosa or La Veta; Steam Powered; A diesel powered train runs select dates from October – April.
Cumbres Connection – late May-early September, Runs most Wednesdays-Sundays Departs from Alamosa for Antonito (connects with Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad); Diesel Powered;
Valley Steam Flyer – mid June-mid August, Runs most Thursdays; Departs Alamosa for Monte Vista; Steam Powered
Address: 610 State St, Alamosa, CO
Phone: 877-726-7245 | 719-587-0520
Season: Year round