To complement Mother Nature’s stunning seasonal show, we added a range of autumn activities to our most popular ride, traveling across the pass to La Veta and back.
This ride is done for the season. Check back for future departures!
LA VETA PASS TRAIN TOUR
All aboard! Join us for a day trip and get an authentic Colorado experience on the rails. Climb the steep grades of the Southern Rockies by train and take in sweeping rugged mountain vistas and a variety of wildlife. On this historic train ride, your narrator shares tales of Colorado’s railroad and mining history as we travel over La Veta Pass in air-conditioned comfort. Experience Colorado like never before on this fun and scenic train ride, and see why USA Today named us one of the Top Ten Rides.
TAKE IN THE SCENIC VIEWS
All our guests will travel in First Class style with seating in our vintage two-storied Dome Cars with Brunch meal service en route to La Veta. Brunch features your choice of six enticing options included in your ticket price. For the relaxing return ride, we offer small plates (separate purchase) with savory appetizers and sweet desserts to round out your journey. All aboard!
- Crepes Florentine with Home Fries, Toast & Jelly
- Eggs Benedict with Home Fries, Toast & Jelly
- Scrambled Eggs with Bacon, Toast & Jelly
- LaVeta Philly with Kettle Chips
- Dome Car Club with Pasta Salad
- Quinoa Wrap with Kettle Chips
Brunch (selections in the drop-down menu on the booking page) is served on the way to LaVeta and is included with ticket prices. On the way back from LaVeta to Alamosa, small plates offerings (sweet and savory) are available for purchase as a separate cost.
Small Plates (Purchasable)
- Fresh Fruit & Cheese with Crackers
- Caprese Salad with Breadstick
- Breaded Scallops Skewers
- Apple/Pumpkin Pie with Whipped Topping
- Summerberry Cake Fresh Fruit
Numerous beverages available for purchase from Hot or Cold drinks to Beer, Wine, or Spirits.
This is a First Class Excursion where every passenger gets a reserved Dome seat! Brunch service is included in the ticket price.