Stork Curve-Climax Special
The BBQ Special, featuring an evening train ride, on August 21st or September 4th 2015 departing the depot at 4:30 pm
Cost: $57.00 per adult ($30 per child)
Travel over the Arkansas River at its headwaters and see the beauty of the sunset in August. Join us on August 21st or September 4th, for an evening of beauty, food and relaxation. The train departs at 4:30 pm. This 3.5 hour trip is something special, don't miss out! Please call to make reservations limited seating is available.
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Fall Photo Weekends
The Fall Specials will be September 12th, 13th, 19th, 20th, 26th and 27th of 2015 departing the depot at 10:00 am & 2:00 pm
Cost: Only our normal rates to ride the train!
This tour goes all the way up our line, an additional mile and a half, allowing you to see the sweeping vistas of the Arkansas River Valley. This train ride is 3 hours long. Reservations are required, please book in advance. Get that special shot framed by Colorado's autumn beauty, make sure to bring your camera and your jacket!
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Top of the Rockies Zip-Line and Train Ride
This package deal is available throughout the train season.
Cost: $125.00 per adult ($100.00 per child)
Come enjoy a scenic train ride through the San Isabel National Forest then Zip Line down to base camp. This four hour tour is perfect for adults and children giving them an opportunity to see untouched wilderness.
For more information and to book your Zip/Train tour visit the Top of the Rockies website http://topoftherockieszipline.com/zip-line-tours/.
Raft and Rail Package
This tour is available until August 16th.
The cost is $126.50 per adult ($112.00 per child)
Spend the morning rafting through class 3 and 4 rapids in Brown's Canyon. Then head up to Leadville in the afternoon to relax on our 2 1/2 hour scenic train ride through the Rocky Mountains. This package includes a lunch upon arrival at our depot. This full day adventure offers fun for the whole family!
For more information and to book your Raft and Rail package visit the Noah's Ark website http://noahsark.com/
The Wild Flower Special train rides will be:
July 18th at 10:00 am
July 25th at 10:00 am and
August 1st at 10:00 am.
See the alpine flowers at their peak, splashing the mountain world with vibrant color!
Join our experienced tour guides for a 20 minute hike through pine forests, aspen groves and open meadows. View a multitude of varieties of wildflowers at the water tower. Some flowers sighted include Indian Paintbrush, Lupine and wild strawberries. You may find anything from our "local" deer to a mushroom in a wet marsh. Remember hiking shoes, a water bottle and camera. The train ride will depart at 10:00 am and arrive back at the depot at 1:00 pm. This hike is for people of all capabilities and interests please call for more information (1-866-386-3936).
Extend Your Wildflower and Leadville Knowledge and Add-On the Healy House Museum Tour!
After the railroad wildflower tour, enjoy a catered box lunch on the lawn at the Healy House Museum where you will also have time to enjoy a stroll through our heritage gardens. The gazebo frames the view of Colorado’s highest mountains, Mount Elbert and Mount Massive. The lawn is a good place to view Harrison Avenue and you can see why August Meyer chose the “capital hill” area for his home.
Following lunch there will be a private guided tour of both the Healy house Museum and James Dexter’s cabin.
$20.00 per person. Reservations required.
This Train Trip and Tour Lasts 3 Hours (not including the Healy House Tour)
Wildflower train tour $52.00 per adult ($26.00 per child)
Healy House Lunch and Tour $20.00 per adult, $15.00 per child (under 12)
Please book ahead!
Call 1-866-386-3936 to Reserve for Your Wildflower Tour