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“TRAINS ACROSS THE COLORADO ROCKIES” TOUR
Not Only Will We Travel Across The Beautiful State Of Colorado And Into The
State Of New Mexico Enjoying – 5 – Different Trains, We Will Spend Our
Evenings In Some Beautiful Hotel Properties Each Evening Deep Into The Rockies With
Outstanding Scenery & Meals.
That’s rights, the excitement and outstanding scenery unfolds as we travel across the beautiful
state of Colorado and into New Mexico on five different trains. From old fashion steam
locamotives and trains on narrow gauge rails to the more “modern” diesel trains of the 50’s, all
with comfortable seating and viewing windows as we travel all across the Colorado Rockies.
Obviously, we can’t list everything you will see and do, but here is a quick list of some of the
things you’ve got to look forward to. Continue on to our day-by-day intineary which follows for
more detailed information.
We’ll Ride The Georgetown Scenic Railroad
We’ll Ride The Silverton-Durango Railroad
We’ll Ride The Cumbres & Toltec Railroad
We’ll Ride The Royal Gorge Railroad
We’ll Ride The Pikes Peak Cog Railroad!
Look At All The Other Things You Will Do!
We’ll Enjoy The “Mile High” City of Denver
And, A Tour In Colorado Springs Is Included
We’ll Climb To The Top Of Pikes Peak By Train
We’ll Visit The Gardens of the Gods &
We’ll Enjoy Nice Hotels Every Nights, As Always!
All of this and more plus many meals are included in your low tour price!
July 21, 2016 thry July 30, 2016 10 days—9 nights
We’ll travel on our luxury motorcoach with reclining seats, large picture windows, VCR monitor,
free Wi-Fi, electrical plugs at every seat, PA system, and, an on board rest room for your
comfort. And, you can book your reservation in confidence, because with our optional Travel
Protection Coverage, should you have to cancel for a covered illness or other covered family
emergency, you can get a full refund with no deductibles. More about this later.
THURSDAY – JULY 21
Departing from Camden, we’ll spend today getting to know each other and letting the excitement
build as we travel to Lawrence, KS by motorcoach where we will overnight (Meals included
today: D). You will see a “Meals” guide at the end of the day’s events. “B” is breakfast, “L” is
lunch, & “D” is dinner. Today, for example, dinner is included in your tour price.
FRIDAY – JULY 22
After a delicious breakfast at our hotel this morning, we’ll head westward on thru Kansas and
into Colorado. We’ll have a delicious dinner before checking into our hotel in Denver for the
evening. (Meals: B & D)
SATURDAY – JULY 23
After a hearty breakfast, we board our coach for the beautiful little town of Georgetown,
Colorado where we ride on the Georgetown Scenic Railroad. This is an old-time steam
locomotive chugging its way up the canyon, hauling our train past the remains of several gold
and silver miles. This short ride will take us over mountainous terrain requiring trestles, cuts,
fills, loops and curves of narrow gauge track. Later today we’ll return to Denver where you will
enjoy overnighting again in this beautiful “Mile High City”. (Meals: B & D)
SUNDAY – JULY 24
This morning we will leave Denver and travel west to our destination in Montrose, Colorado.
Our drive today takes us across the top of and thru the Colorado Rockies and has been called
“One Of The Top Ten Most Beautiful Drives In America”. The above picture waa taken from our
drive recently thru the Rockies and along the Colorado River.. (Meals: B & D).
MONDAY – JULY 25
Todays adventures include our drive into the Red Mountains This is known as the highway with
“the million dollar view”. The vibrant Red Mountains represents some of the most unique and
colorful geology in the San Juans. As we drive thru Ouray and head up the mountain, take a
look back and you will feel as if you’re in the Swiss Alps. You’ll enjoy the unbelievable views of
Imogene and Black Bear Peaks. Then on to the Silverton-Durango Railroad where we travel
along the Animas River from Silverton to Durango winding through spectacular and breathtaking
canyons in the remote wilderness of San Juan National Forest. Historic Durango offers you a
unique blend of shopping and dining that can only be found in this charming Western town.
Then on to Pagosa Springs, CO for our overnight. (Meals: B)
TUESDAY – JULY 26
Today, with cameras ready, we’ll ride the Cumbres & Toltec Railroad, full operational steam
railroad jointly owned by the states of Colorado and New Mexico. This ride is hidden away in a
little-known corner of the southern Rocky Mountains, and is a precious historic artifact of the
American West. Built in 1880 and essentially unchanged since, the railroad is known around the
world for its spectacular scenery, unique machinery and historic structures. You’ll enjoy seeing
spectacular scenery and an unspoiled landscape, as well as the historic railroad structures
preserved on the line dating back to the turn of the twentieth century. We travel into New
Mexico and thru the town of Charma, NM before stopping in Osier, CO for a hot lunch and then
make our way to Antonito, CO. Here we board our motorcoach at Antonio Station and ride
through the spectacular and famous scenic Toltec Gorge Valley. We’ll overnight in Alamosa.
(Meals: B, L & D)
WEDNESDAY – JULY 27
Here’s another great day of “riding the rails”. We’ll ride the Royal Gorge Railroad along the
tumbling waters of the legendary Arkansas River deep within the granite cliffs of the Royal
Gorge as we travel to Colorado Springs, CO. where we will stay for the next two evenings.
Tonight we’ll have very special dinner near our hotel in Colorado Springs. (Meals: B & D)
THURSDAY – JULY 28
Today we’ll visit the Garden of the Gods, a registered National Natural Landmark located at the
foothills of Pikes Peak. Another train ride this afternoon as we take a round trip ride to the top of
Pike’s Peak on the Cog Railway. This ride travels along Ruston Creek in Englemann Canyon.
The on board guides like to point out the various faces and shapes (with a little bit of
imagination) that can be seen in the giant boulders. Dinner tonight is a very special one at the
Stagecoach Inn in Manitou Springs, Colorado. (Meals: B & D)
FRIDAY – JULY 29
Today we start home heading back to Lawrence, KS where we will have dinner and overnight.
(Meals: B & D)
SATURDAY – JULY 30
After breakfast, we’ll point our coach homeward arriving in Camden around 7 p.m. (Meals: B)
Deluxe Motorcoach Transportation—Services of Professional Guides -
10 Days/9 Nights First Class Hotel Rooms with Baggage Handling –
Admissions & train tickets shown in the Brochure –
18 Delicious Meals – (9 Breakfasts - 1 Lunch – 8 Dinners) Including Tax & Tips
TO MAKE YOUR RESERVATION, CALL:
COFFEE BREAK TOURS AT: 584-9395 OR 1-800-874-3166