V&T Railway In The News
Articles and Videos
Riding the Nevada Rails
Publisher: Sacramento Magazine Date: 6/20/17
High in the red rocks of western Nevada, the Virginia & Truckee Railroad runs a 100-year-old steam locomotive that carries weekend passengers on a round trip between Carson City and Virginia City, the historic Old West town once famous for its rich gold and silver mines. Read more
See the Wild West as you ride these historic rails (tickets go fast)
Publisher: The Sacramento Bee Date: 5/17/17
Rail fans, get ready. Two of Nevada's top summer attractions get rolling this month, offering chances to ride historic routes on vintage rolling stock. Tickets go fast. Read more
Nevada Celebrates History and Harvest at Fall Events
Publisher: Marketwired and Yahoo! Date: 9/27/16
As the leaves begin to change, so do the types of events in the Silver State. Fall brings a variety of harvest festivals, city celebrations and even meteor showers to Nevada. It also brings the anniversary of Nevada's statehood, celebrated at the end of October each year. Though similar celebrations happen all around the country, it is only in Nevada that these celebrations include outhouse races, themed train rides -- like THE POLAR EXPRESS™ and pasta sauce cook-offs. For anyone hoping to close 2016 with unforgettable experiences, Nevada is the place to be. Read more
15 Fall Getaway Ideas For Guys
Publisher: ManTripping Date: 9/5/2016
Fall is almost here and it's time to head out for one last warm weather adventure before the snow and sleet set in. Luckily, there are tons of great opportunities out there to have some fun even though it's a bit colder and the days are starting to get short again. Read more
Silver State Update
Publisher: Lake Tahoe Newsline Date: 6/28/16
Kyle Horvath of Carson City Visitors Bureau visits V&T's Candy Duncan at Eastgate Depot to talk about the unique, historical and authentic train rides on the V&T.
2016 Dinner & Melodrama Train Ride, "Train to Danger!"
Publisher:MomsEveryday.com/KOLO8 Date: Summer 2016
Annie Woods talks with V&T's Candy Duncan about the 2016 Dinner & Melodrama Train Ride, "Train to Danger!".
2016 Toast of the Canyon Train Ride
Publisher: MomsEveryday.com/KOLO8 Date: Summer 2016
Annie Woods talks with V&T's Candy Duncan about the 2016 Toast of the Canyon Train Ride.
The Authentic Tourist Train from Nevada's Carson City to Virginia City, the Historic Silver Mining Capital
Publisher: FosterTravel.com Date: Summer 2016
Put the thrill of a 21-mile ride on an authentic steam train, carrying you back to the fabulously wealthy silver mining history of Nevada, high on your must-do exploration list about the American West. Read more