Grab your friends and family and come out for a ride behind a vintage steam locomotive,
Southern Pacific No. 2472, as the train travels through scenic Niles Canyon.
What better way to get away from it all over a holiday weekend than enjoying the
comfort of a train?
The train will run two days over Labor Day Weekend. There will be three round trip
departures each day from the
- Saturday 8/31: 11:00 am, 1:00 pm & 3:00 pm
- Monday 9/2: 11:00 am, 1:00 pm & 3:00 pm
Tickets are available online at http://2472lds2013.eventbrite.com.
Adult tickets start at $20. Tickets for children 12 and under are $10.
A special family fare is available that includes two adult and two child tickets
for $45. Reserved lounge seating is available for $30.
Coach and Open Car Seating
Grab a spot in one of the open-air cars
and sit back, relax and feel the wind in your hair as you travel through beautiful
- Unreserved seating is available in historic “Harriman” coaches or family-friendly
- Snacks and beverages will be available for purchase
- Handicapped access is limited
Reserved Lounge Seating
Reserved seating is available in our restored Art Deco Lounge. This car has been refurbished to its 1940’s appearance and features air conditioning and a circular mahogany beverage bar framed by etched glass and mirrors. View photos and details about this vintage car
here. Beer and wine will be available for purchase.
Lounge car patrons must be
21 or over and must have government issued ID. Unfortunately, the lounge
is not ADA accessible.
This event is sponsored by the Pacific Locomotive Association and the GGRM as a
fundraiser to support the continued restoration of our historic artifacts and rail
Please Note: Schedules are adhered to as closely as possible, but the railroad reserves
the right to alter schedules, substitute coaches and/or motive power as operating
conditions demand. There are a limited number of Train Tickets available. Unsold
tickets will be available at the station on a first come basis. We strongly recommend
pre-purchasing your ticket in advance. No refund or exchanges on tickets unless
ticketed train does not operate.
Watch this site for future SP 2472 events