CTS - Tanglefoot - WB1

Tanglefoot Curve, CO

GPS Location

Train-Miles from Antonito: 49.06

Train-Miles from Chama: 14.24

Train-Miles from Denver: 329.76


Tanglefoot Curve, also known as Cumbres Curve, is a 20 degree curve built so west bound trains could gain the last bit of elevation prior to arriving at Cumbres Pass. This summit will be the highest elevation we reach on our trip today; 10,015 feet.