National Train Day
Saturday is National Train Day, and essayist Rosie Dempsey says there are ways to celebrate, even if trains aren't a regular part of our lives.
Train rides in Boulder City
Nevada Southern Railway Museum train rides in old Pullman coaches are held every Saturday and Sunday in Boulder City. The seven-mile ride through desert scenery takes about 45 minutes.
Departure times are 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for children. For more information call 486-5933 or go here. The station is at 600 Yucca Street.
More on the Web:
- Carson and Mills Park Railway
- Friends of the Nevada State Railroad Museum
- Las Vegas Railroad Society
- National Train Day
- National Park Service: Historic Railroad Hiking Trail
- Nevada Northern Railway
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