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 the last weekend in March. There will be
three round trip departures each day from the
- Saturday 3/29: 11:00 am, 1:00 pm & 3:00 pm
- Sunday 3/30: 11:00 am, 1:00 pm & 3:00 pm
Tickets are available online at
http://spring-steam-train2014.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 Niles Canyon.
- 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 line.
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.
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