A Half-Day of Rafting with Noah's Ark Colorado Rafting & 2 and 1/2 Hour Scenic Train Ride with Leadville, Colorado and Southern Railroad
Packages Run Daily between May 25th and August 19th please call ahead to book
Noah's Ark Whitewater Rafting Company is only 45 minutes south of the Leadville, Colorado and Southern Railroad. They are on the beautiful Arkansas River and are enthusiastic about giving you a great experience on the river. Enjoy an unforgettable Noah's Ark Colorado Rafting half day trip in Browns Canyon for an ideal activity during your visit to central Colorado!
- Browns Canyon Rafting Trip - check in at 8am, 2 hours of rafting through Browns Canyon (class III and III+ whitewater)
- Lunch will be provided upon arrival at the Leadville Railroad Train Station
- Leadville Scenic Train Ride - Check in time is 1:15 and train departs at 2:00pm for your 2 hour and 30 minute scenic train ride
Adult Package: $99.95 ($104.64w/ user fees & taxes)
Child: $70.45 ($74.92 w/ user fees & taxes)
Cut-off Date is August 19, 2014 Please send us an email or call us for more information or to get your spot reserved today!
The BBQ Special, featuring an evening train ride, will be July 12th , 2014 departing the depot at 6:00 pm
This 2 hour ride is something special, don't miss out.
Cost: $55.00 per adult ($25 per child)!!
NEW this year, we are hosting two evening rides with a light supper. These will be 3 and 1/2 hour trips to the end of our line. Travel over the Arkansas River at its headwaters and see the beauty of the sunset in August. Join us on August 22nd or September 5th, for an evening of beauty, food and relaxation. The train departs at 5:00 pm, please call to make reservations limited seating is available. Cost: $55.00 per adult ($25 per child)!!
The Wild Flower Special train rides will be:
July 19th at 10:00 am
July 26th at 10:00 am and
August 2nd 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
The Photo Specials will be September 13th and 14th and September 20th and 21st 2014 departing the depot at 10:00 am & 2:00 pm
Get that special shot framed by Colorado's autumn beauty!
This tour goes all the way, an additional mile and a half allowing you to see the full beauty of the Arkansas River Valley and will take 3 hours. Bring your camera and your jacket!
Cost: only our normal rates to ride the train!