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.

Schedule*

  • 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

Route Highlights

  • 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