Podcast, News and Event listings – All Things Railroad!
Wednesday January 28th 2015

HOP THE TRAIN ON EASTER WEEKEND

Ely, Nevada—Whether Ely’s Easter Sunday will bring snow or sunshine remains to be seen.  One thing is for sure, though:  train passengers on the Nevada Northern Railway will be as snug as an Easter Bunny this coming weekend.

Sat., Apr. 23 at 1 p.m. will feature a steam locomotive train, taking the Keystone Route towards Ruth, and passing through two tunnels along the way.  Guests on the train and throughout town will hear that iconic steam whistle blow.

The Nevada Northern Railway Museum will feature two trains on Easter Sunday.  The first train, Sun., Apr. 24 at 9:30 a.m. will also be a steam locomotive train, taking the Keystone Route.  The second train on Easter Sunday, Apr. 24 at 1 p.m. will be a diesel locomotive train and head toward McGill.

Tickets for the train are $24 for adults ages 13+, $15 for children ages 4-12 and under 4 are always free.  All White Pine and Eureka residents receive a discount of $5 per ticket.  Caboose rides are available for a $10 per ticket surcharge.  For a real treat and $95 per person, up to two people can ride in the cab with the Engineer.  Seating is extremely limited on this last option, so reservations are highly encouraged.

For more information and tickets, please call toll-free at (866) 407-8326, locally at (775) 289-2085 or visit the website at www.nnry.com.  The Nevada Northern Railway Museum can also be found on Facebook and live action videos can be found at www.youtube.com/nnry1.  Patronage of the Nevada Northern Railway Museum helps support and preserve this important piece of history and culture

 

Leave a Comment

More from category

Time Travel Possible As the Nevada Northern Railway Opens to Photographers in Feb.
Time Travel Possible As the Nevada Northern Railway Opens to Photographers in Feb.

ELY, Nev. (Jan. 22, 2015) – Photographers are invited out to the Nevada Northern Railway, a National Historic [Read More]

Start Your ‘Read Across America’ Day With Breakfast at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania
Start Your ‘Read Across America’ Day With Breakfast at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania

Strasburg, Lancaster County, PA – Start off a special Read Across America Day in the Railroad Museum of [Read More]

Spring Brakeman Training Classes at the Pacific Southwest Railway Museum
Spring Brakeman Training Classes at the Pacific Southwest Railway Museum

INCREDIBLE That’s what students are calling the Pacific Southwest Railway Museum’s annual “BRAKEMAN” class. So, [Read More]

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania Friends Offer Ramble Down East
Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania Friends Offer Ramble Down East

Strasburg, Lancaster County, PA – Join the Friends of the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania for a Ramble Down East [Read More]

RMEO’s Stories from the Railway: ‘The Hobo Life’
RMEO’s Stories from the Railway: ‘The Hobo Life’

Saturday, February 7th, from 1 pm to 2:30 pm Gain insight into the challenges and uncertainties of riding the rails in [Read More]

Please help keep TrainTalk riding the rails...

Sign Up for our Railway Weekender Email News Today!

* required

*







Email Marketing by VerticalResponse

Twitter: traintalktv

no images were found

January 2015
M T W T F S S
« Dec    
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031