Mother’s Day Train

The 2021 Mother’s Day Train has been cancelled. Celebrate mom and experience something as unique as she is with our pre-season diesel train rides. Escape to Virginia City and enjoy spectacular scenery and authentic Wild West history as you treat mom to the great brunch and shopping offerings in Virginia City. Mom will enjoy free mimosas, fancy pastries and a long-stem rose on the ride!

 

Schedule & Fares

2021 V&T regular season is on hold. The 2022 Mother’s Day Train has been cancelled.

Route Highlights

  • 24-mile 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
  • Every Mom receives a long-stem rose! Enjoy free coffee, mimosas and decadent cookies.

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Trip Details

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible. Wheelchairs and scooters will be transported to and from Virginia City.
  • Please arrive 1/2 hour before your train departure time. Schedule and equipment subject to change. We reserve the right to sell your ticket if you have not checked in twenty minutes prior to scheduled train departure.
  • No dogs allowed except service dogs
  • Bench seating with 2 passengers per bench. Passengers requiring a full bench please call (775) 291-0208 for a special rates.
  • Tour Insurance allows you to cancel your ride with at least 12-hours notice and we will reimburse you for your full ticket price (minus ticketing and insurance fees). Add Tour Insurance to your reservation for $5 per ticket.