Spend a day at the Georgetown Loop Railroad. Completed in 1884, this spectacular stretch of three-foot narrow gauge railroad was considered an engineering marvel and served as one of Colorado’s first visitor attractions. Steeped in history, the railroad line connects with the Lebanon Silver Mine.
The train tour takes about 1 hour and 15 minutes round trip and gives breathtaking scenic views of the Clear Creek area. History buffs will be pleased with the 1 hour tour of the Silver Mine where your tour guide will walk you through the fascinating history of the train and the Old West. Bring a jacket as the average temperature is 44 degrees Fahrenheit!
Round trip tickets are available with adult and children’s pricing. A mine tour can be added to your train ride for an additional fee. The Georgetown Loop Railroad caters special events like 4th of July firework spectaculars. Couples or friends might enjoy the Moonlight in the Mountains train rides. Georgetown, Colorado is home to a variety of shops, restaurants and museums where you can pack the day with fun and adventure.
This attraction usually books in advance during holidays and weekends, so call to reserve your tickets ahead of time. If you want to make reservations please contact the railroad directly at 1-888-456-6777 or visit their website at: Georgetown Railroad Tour.