Branding Iron Motel

1511 Hwy 17, Chama, New Mexico, 87510, United States | Motel
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This motel, located on 1511 Hwy 17, Chama, is near Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad.
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    Travel Blogs from Chama

    Harley ride to Chama, New Mexico.

    A travel blog entry by aley48 on Jul 26, 2014

    12 comments, 28 photos

    Along with Willy & Trudy and Willy's 2 brothers and cousin, we rode to Chama and stayed on a Ranch which has a major problem with Prairie dogs. The Ranch is owned by relatives of Willy's brother's wife, Char.
    Prairie dogs are burrowing rodents that live in large colonies in the grasslands of central and western North America. Prairie dogs are named for their habitat and warning call, which sounds similar to a dog's bark. Once numbered in the hundreds of millions ...

    Ride into New Mexico

    A travel blog entry by aley48 on Sep 08, 2013

    10 photos

    ... peas from Char's garden at 7,800 ft altitude. Life's good!!!!
    'Chama' is the western terminus of the Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad, a steam-driven, narrow gauge heritage railway which carries visitors to and from Osier, CO and Antonito, CO during the ...

    A Sure Thing

    A travel blog entry by patry on May 24, 2013

    1 comment, 12 photos

    ... s quite a bit smaller yet seemed to have so much to offer. Downtown's plaza (a grassy town square) was bustling with activity but also seemed to be a place to just sit and relax too. It is surrounded by unique shops, tons of art gallery's and museums, and great looking restaurants. There were musicians set up and people were just strolling around or laying on blankets. It was a great spot to ...

    Fall colors and steam

    A travel blog entry by wheelerlj on Oct 06, 2012

    37 photos

    ... the truck and drove across the street, where we could have a good view of the train as it came by. We snapped some pictures there and down the road a couple of miles, where we could see it from a short distance, then headed back to the campground to pack up the camper and hit the road.

    Camper in tow, we drove the 49 miles on route 17 to Chama, New Mexico. The tracks don't go anywhere near the road again until a spot called Los Pinos, about ...

    Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railway

    A travel blog entry by friesendm on Jul 26, 2012

    1 photo

    ... scenery is delightful. I could live in this place (until it hits 20 below in the winter). I'll try to post a few more pics and videos. What a classic ride - should be even more memorable in the fall when the aspens turn golden!

    Click on the video below to get a taste of the train ride, and the countryside.
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