The Magical Christmas Train Ride In New Mexico Everyone Should Experience At Least Once

New Mexico’s Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad has been hailed as the best train ride in the nation and you’re going to want to ride it this Christmas. This railroad was built in 1880 and is a national historic landmark. The train is one of only a few remaining steam trains still running.

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Would you like to ride this Christmas train? Here is some more info about the Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad and this is the company’s Facebook page. The Chama Station is located at 500 Terrace Avenue.

For more scenes straight out of a snow globe, check out this past article.