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Royal Gorge Route Railroad

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Address: 3rd Street, off Highway 50 (Royal Gorge Blvd), Canon City, CO 81212
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F-7 streamlined locomotives follow a route along the "Grand Canyon of...

F-7 streamlined locomotives follow a route along the "Grand Canyon of the Arkansas River" and feature Twilight and Dinner trains.

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We really enjoyed this train ride ! Scenery was fantastic,food and drinks were great also. The receptionist Rachel needs to go to warm and fuzzy school but all other employees... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Denver, Colorado

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed this train ride ! Scenery was fantastic,food and drinks were great also. The receptionist Rachel needs to go to warm and fuzzy school but all other employees were terrific and I would recommend this to others !

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Homestead
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went on the Royal Gorge Route Railroad on a Saturday evening dinner train in Canon City for a scenic trip along the Arkansas River. Not only was the train ride great but the dinner was excellent as well...compliments to the great chef! Service on the train was impeccable! The entire staff really seemed to enjoy being there and that... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The open air car is the best place to enjoy the ride. The staff was informative about the history of the gorge. Our car attendant, Dylan, was especially helpful, continually answering our questions.

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Pensacola, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We rode the high window train and had a good meal served while on the train. The service was friendly and amusing. You could walk to open car trains and both the windowed and open car had amazing views.

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Sidney, NE
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Husband & I both enjoyed our ride immensely. Since it was a gorgeous day we spent the last hour of the trip in an open air car and we were able to see so much more.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rode in the Vista Dome car through the Royal Gorge. What a gorgeous ride!!! The scenery is spectacular. The food was delicious; the dessert was simply decadent. I had the Colorado bison burger; it was very juicy for bison. Johnny was our server. He was very attentive to all our needs. Thank you, Johnny, for the great service. I... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great train ride! My husband, 16-year-old daughter, and myself all voted it as our favorite on our trip to CO. We had gone to the Royal Gorge Bridge the day before and saw the tracks below and then the signs posted driving through Canon City, so we made the hour drive again the following day to take the... More 

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Plano, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first time on a train, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. It is, of course, a scenic ride, so it is slow and relaxing. My husband and I enjoyed a cocktail, appetizer, and some cuddle time while watching the scenery go by. A little small, if you don't like enclosed spaces, although the open air car gives you... More 

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Colorado
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice cheap way to hang out and have a few beers. Maren was our server and she did an awesome job!...

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Cascade, Colorado
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a diesel driven train that takes you through the Royal Gorge Canyon. The whole trip is a little over 2 hours and runs right by the river. During the summer months you can see all the rafters coming down the river. The train has multiple options, from coach, to an all adult bar car, to the vista dome.... More 

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