Mother’s Day Train
Diesel Train Rides
Every Mom receives a long stem rose!
Enjoy a special pre-season diesel train ride with Mom. Virginia City has many options for brunch and shopping for that special gift. Spectacular scenery and authentic Wild West history.
Tickets available in Spring.
- Saturday, May 12th and Sunday, May 13th, 2018
- Depart Carson City (Eastgate Depot) 10:00am – Arrive Virginia City (F Street Depot) 11:30am
- Depart Virginia City (F Street Depot) 3:00pm – Arrive Carson City (Eastgate Depot) 4:15pm
- Complimentary shuttle to C Street in Virginia City
Carson City-Virginia City Route
Sisters in History Route • 24-mile Roundtrip
- Scenic route through the Virginia Range
- Tunnel No. 2 – 566 feet long
- American Flat – site of a once-bustling mining town
- Scales/water stop – 260,000 tons of ore valued at billions of dollars were weighed at this location
- Possible wild mustang sightings
- Overman Open Mining Pit – 120 feet deep
- Fully narrated tour