Romance gets a make-over with the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad's "Romance on the Rails" train ride! This Valentine's Day give your sweetheart the gift of a romantic train ride with special gift bags, cozy couples seating, and amazing views of the mountains. Club car seats go that extra mile with a variety of appetizers, cocktails, and entertainment throughout the ride. Dinner will be served in the elevated Dome cars with white-linen service and a 3 course beef, fish, or vegetarian option. The Club car will be serving assorted desserts and chocolates.
Monte Vista Crane Festival For the past 2,000 years, the Monte Vista Wildlife Refuge has witnessed the migration of thousands of sandhill cranes. This year the 31st Annual Monte Vista Crane Festival will be March 7-9, and will be educational as well as fun. They will have an arts & crafts fair, bus tours, and educational lectures at the Middle School by biologists & wildlife experts