Dates: May 26-31, 2019
Place: Conejos River Campground, 26714 Hwy. 17, Antonito, CO (Phone 719-376-5943)
Activities include the Cumbres & Toltec narrow gauge railroad trip that is one of the most scenic train rides in the U.S. We will ride from Antonito, CO to Chama, NM with a stop in Osier, CO for a buffet lunch which is included in the ticket price (approx. $100). The date for the train ride is Weds,.May 29 and reservations can be made after Jan., 2019, by calling the Cumbres & Toltec R.R. at 1-888-286-2737.
Other activities include floats on nearby rivers, sightseeing, trout fishing, and visiting Great Sand Dunes National Park.
Directions: I-40 to Clines Corner, NM (mile marker 218), north on 285 to Antonito, left on Hwy. 17 to the campground.
Caution: Mind your fuel level as there may long distances where fuel may not be available.
There are plenty of websites one can access to find out everything there is to know about Antonito and Chama and the train ride.
Ex: www.colorado.com/cities-and-towns/antonito and http://www.chamavillage.com/