Vacation ideas for railfans, historians, and explorers
Due to the Corona virus we will be closed to the public through May 31st.
We will continue working in our shops, including returning
Locomotive 81 to service. Many of the restoration expenses will continue, so your memberships and donations are all the more important during these times.
We would like the opportunity to reschedule
your visit to the Railroad for later in the season. If you are
scheduled prior to May 31st then give us a call at (775) 289-2085
There is no word yet on the rest of the
season. Like you, we want to return to full service as soon as
Hover over a date on the calendar below to see all events for that day,
then click to book.
On most Saturday evenings in the Summer, and other selected times throughout the year we have a specially
themed train. They are a fun, new way to see the beautiful scenery
around here. Read more about these
You operate one of our vintage locomotives out on the main line on
your own special run "up the hill" toward the old Ruth Mine.
Your hand on the throttle, Your hand on the brake. Your hand
on the whistle. Run a locomotive.