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Wildflower Special Train Ride

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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One event on July 27, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 3, 2019 at 10:00 am

Leadville TrainDon’t miss the Wildflower Special train rides with the Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad!

See the alpine flowers at their peak, splashing the mountain world with vibrant color. Join our experienced tour guides for a 20-minute hike through pine forests, aspen groves, and open meadows. View a multitude of varieties of wildflowers at the water tower. You might see Indian Paintbrush, lupine, and wild strawberries. You may find anything from our “local” deer to a mushroom in a wet marsh.

Tour the Healy House

After the railroad wildflower tour, enjoy a catered box lunch on the lawn at the Healy House Museum. Then stroll through our heritage gardens. The gazebo frames the view of Colorado’s highest mountains, Mount Elbert and Mount Massive. The lawn is a good place to view Harrison Avenue. You can see why August Meyer chose the “capital hill” area for his home!

After lunch, you can take a private guided tour of the Healy House Museum and James Dexter’s cabin.

Dates & Times

Saturday, July 20, 2019 – 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, July 27, 2019 – 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, August, 2019 – 10:00 a.m.

Remember hiking shoes, a water bottle, and a camera. This hike is for people of all capabilities and interests. This train trip and tour lasts 3 hours, not including the Healy House Tour.

Please book ahead! Call 1-866-386-3936 to reserve your Wildflower Tour. Or reserve online!

Cost

Wildflower Train Tour:

$63 per adult
$34 per child (ages 4-12)
Free – Child under age 3

Healy House Lunch and Tour:

$20 per adult
$15 per child (under age 12)

Details

Date:
July 27
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:
https://www.leadville-train.com/specials/
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Venue

Leadville, Colorado & Southern Railroad
326 E. 7th St. Leadville, CO 80461
Phone:
866-386-3936
http://www.leadville-train.com
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