Cumbres & Toltec Steam at Cresco

You are at: CarrTracks > Railroad Videos > Narrow Gauge Steam

Cumbres & Toltec steam engines 484 and 488 at Cresco

Engines 484 and 488 pull a long passenger train by the water tank at Cresco. The elevation here is 9,193 feet above sea level. Engines 484 and 488 are K-36 class Mikados and were built in 1925. These engines can develop 36,000 pounds of tractive effort. With a fully loaded tender, each engine weighs 143 tons.

← Steam Specials