Looking for one-of-a-kind adventure this weekend?

by Placerville Newswire / May 26, 2017 / comments

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Railroad Schedule

 

SUNDAYS - WEATHER PERMITTING

First ride boards by 11:00AM 

Last ride boards no later than 2:30PM

 

Call (530) 409-8473 for departure times

 

First & Third Sundays - El Dorado Station

4560 Oriental Street, El Dorado, CA

 

Second & Fourth Sundays - Shingle Springs Depot

4241 Mother Lode Drive, Shingle Springs, CA

 

Fifth Sundays are special "Long Runs" operating from Shingle Springs Depot to El Dorado Station, and returning to Shingle Springs Depot taking about 1 1/2 hours for the round trip. Special pricing will apply.  Please call 530.626.8688 to make a reservation.

Information about the rides

Rides are given on  historic Gang Cars which were used by railroad inspectors, officials, workers, and others to travel the rails.  The round trip takes 30 to 40 minutes, and will return you to the place you boarded.

 

RESERVATIONS ARE TAKEN FOR GROUPS OF 7 OR MORE on SUNDAYS AT 9:30 am   

 Call Mary at (530) 409-8473 for more information about Charter Group Rides and to make your reservation. 

See More Here: http://museum.edcgov.us/el-dorado-western-railroad