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Scenic train rides through the Rocky Mountains!

Daily Trips Through September!

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Available for same day walk-ins
for more information
please call 1-866-386-3936

Reservations recommended for trips September through January and all Special Trips.

YOUR TICKET TO MEMORIES

Daily Adventure at 10,000 Feet!

Come and relax on board the Leadville Railroad. 2.5 hours to enjoy the cool mountain air and escape into the mountains. Stunning scenery surrounds you wind up the mountains. Enjoy a captivating commentary from our conductor as you travel.

Trips leave daily at 10AM and 2PM

3 HOURS

Wildflower Tours

Enjoy a spectacular scenic train ride through the Rocky Mountains! Half way through the trip you will depart the train to take a short hike with one of our guides who will help you identify the local alpine flora and fauna!
July 27th - 10AM
August 3rd - 10AM

Fall Specials

Come and watch the colors change on a relaxing ride through Colorado's High Country. See the Aspens as they morph from green to yellow, orange and red! Let the magic of the fall colors be the back drop for your favorite photos! Our Saturday and Sunday trips through September are 2 hours and 45 min to give you extra chances to capture that perfect fall memory!

Devils Tail BBQ Special

Come and experience a devilishly delicious BBQ dinner on board the Leadville Railroad. Unwind and relax on a mouth watering scenic adventure through the stunning Rocky Mountains!
July 5th - 5:30PM
July19th - 5:30PM
August - 30th - 5:30PM
September 6th - 5:30PM

3 HOURS

Wildflower Tours

Relax on a stunning scenic trip through the Rocky Mountains! Half way through the trip you will depart the train for a short hike through the wilderness with our guides who will help you identify the local flora and fauna!
July 27th - 10AM
August 3rd - 10AM

Daily Adventures at 10,000 ft.

Climb out of the heat and into the mountains on this 2.5 hour trip through the Colorado Rocky Mountains! Sit back and relax and you take in the cool breeze and listen to the captivating narration from our conductor.
Trips leave daily at 10AM and 2PM

Zip and Rail 1/2 day Adventure!

Zip through the mountains starting at over 11,000 ft. winding through the towering evergreen and fluttering aspens to the valley below. Then head to the Train for a relaxing ride to soak in the Colorado sun and cool off with the crisp mountain breeze! This 1/2 adventure has something for everyone in your group!

Tickets are booked through the Zip Line linked below.

Fall Specials

Come and watch the fall colors come to life on a relaxing ride through Colorado's high country! Marvel at the fluttering aspens as they turn from green to gold, orange and red! These trips usually sell out and reservations are strongly suggested! Make it to the mountains to capture that perfect fall memory!

Holiday Express!

The magic of the holidays comes alive on the rails of the Leadville Railroad Holiday Express! The train bursts with holiday decoration inside and out! Relax and spend quality time with friends and family on this unique holiday adventure!

Reservations are suggested during December.

Enjoy your vacation & make memories!

Summer Fun on the
Leadville Railroad

A relaxing afternoon through the Rocky Mountains with friends and family on a scenic train ride

Family and Friends on board the Leadville Railroad
Family and Friends on board the Leadville Railroad

TRAIN SCHEDULE

We run Daily trips from Memorial Day weekend through September. October- April we run weekly rides. Please see Schedule for more information.

Unforgettable Family Adventures

WHY CHOOSE US

At Leadville Railroad, we specialize in creating unforgettable family adventures amidst the breathtaking landscapes of the Upper Arkansas river Valley. Our scenic train rides are a perfect place to bring families closer together while immersing them in the natural beauty and rich history of this picturesque region.

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About Us

Leadville Railroad

Leadville Railroad has been a trusted name in Colorado's tourism industry since 1988. Our legacy is rooted in providing exceptional Scenic train rides that showcase the region's stunning landscapes, rich heritage, and natural wonders. With a passionate team dedicated to preserving and sharing the beauty of Colorado and railroading we take pride in offering a safe, enjoyable, and educational adventures for all ages. Were also pet friendly during our spring summer and fall rides.

Explore our history, meet our team, and discover why the Leadville Railroad is the premier choice for authentic and memorable rail journeys in the Rocky Mountains.

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EXCITING NEWS

New things happening on the rails!

New Specials for 2024!

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