Nevada Northern Railway
National Historic Landmark     Ely, NV 

Nevada Northern Railway Event Calendar

Vacation ideas for railfans, historians, and explorers


You can book any Nevada Northern Railway program from this page.   Pick a date on the calendar below.   Hover-over the date you are interested in to see all events for that day.

Excursion Train 90 minute train ride up toward the Ruth mine, pulled by a vintage locomotive.
You can ride in the passenger coaches, or the open-air flatcar, or consider one of the following upgrades:
Evening / Special Trains
  • Rock'n Rollin' Geology Train
  • Restoration Rails
  • Wild West Limited
  • Steptoe Valley Flyer
  • Taste of Italy Dinner Train
  • Fire and Ice Fireworks Train
Be The Engineer You operate one of our vintage locomotives out on the main line for two hours.
Your hand on the throttle, Your hand on the brake.  Your hand on the whistle.  Run a locomotive.
Haunted Ghost Train Weekend nights in October we dare to venture up the hill as friendly ghosts and goblins haunt the train
Polar Express Weekends from Thanksgiving through Christmas come experience the magic of this season as we take a journey to the North Pole
Caboose Lodging Stay overnight in a working caboose parked in our railyard
Bunkhouse Stay overnight in a working railroad bunkhouse
Winter Steam Spectacular Railfans from around the world come to Ely to photograph winter steam.  Early February each year.
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