There’s nothing like the true beauty và raw power nguồn of being up-close-and-personal with a locomotive. Enjoy the ride of a lifetime upfront with our engineer in the cab, a very special place to take in a one-of-a-kind view of the Royal Gorge. Our engineer will nói qua fascinating facts và history about the Royal Gorge & this historic Route through the Colorado Rockies.
Guests are invited lớn remain in the Engineers cab from the Sante sắt Depot all the way khổng lồ Parkdale. On the return leg, you’ll move to reserved seating in Vista Dome or join the rest of your party, wherever they may be seated, for the return trip lớn the Santa fe Depot. In order khổng lồ dine with friends and family, remember lớn pre-purchase a meal voucher prior lớn your engineer’s cab journey.
Your Cab Ride will be in one of our four locomotives:F-72238GP-40728
Book a Ride
Ride with the Engineer
Riding with the EngineerDetails
All listed prices do not include taxes & fees.$179 per person$129 per person khổng lồ accompany a minorRequirementsMust be at least 18 years of age if riding alone, or a minimum of 13 years of age when accompanied by an adult parent or guardian
Dates of Service
In-Service During All Regularly Scheduled DeparturesJanuary 11th – November 15th
Please arrive 45 minutes prior khổng lồ departure lớn pick up your tickets.
Rules & Regulations
No more than two (2) riders in the cab at any one time.Must be at least 18 years of age if riding alone, or a minimum of 13 years of age when accompanied by an adult parent or guardian.All cab riders must be able to lớn stand, walk, sit và climb stairs without assistance & without the aid of an assistive device. Cab riders who are blind or deaf must be accompanied by a companion.Use of a digital camera for photography is permitted.Mobile phones must be OFF or in ‘airplane mode’.No self-contained breathing equipment (oxygen) or service animals.Riders must wear proper clothing (shorts, skirts, và tank tops are not permitted).Full length pants/jeans are required.No open-toed shoes (sandals, flip flops, etc.) or high heels.Cab rides may not be available on some departures, và specifically, exclude Santa Express departures.
For a full list of rules và regulations that are in effect while Riding with the Engineer, please click here.
The Fine Print
Cab Rides cannot be booked online, please gọi us at: 719-276-4000 khổng lồ make a reservation!
Every effort will be made to lớn accommodate any special dietary or physical needs. For questions about the accessibility of the train, its different classes, or if you would like to be seated with another party, please điện thoại tư vấn the reservations department at 888.724.5748 prior lớn booking a reservation on our website site.
Please hotline Reservations if you have a wheelchair (24″maximum at base), walker, or difficulties climbing stairs. For questions about the accessibility of the train and its different classes, please call prior to lớn booking a reservation on our website. All seating is assigned/reserved và cannot be guaranteed.
For same day booking please điện thoại tư vấn the reservations department at 888.724.5748
Please cảnh báo that we seat in parties of 4. In the tradition of railroad fine dining, parties of 2 will most likely be seated across from another couple. Most of our guests enjoy meeting fellow rail fans. When seated with another couple, you và your guest will be seated on the same side. Larger groups will be seated in adjacent rows.
Seating is limited and trains sell out quickly, so make your reservations early online or by calling us at: 888.724.5748.
Every effort will be made lớn accommodate any special dietary or physical needs. For questions about the accessibility of the train, its different classes, or if you would lượt thích to be seated with another party, please điện thoại tư vấn the reservations department at 888.724.5748 prior lớn booking a reservation on our web site.
Wheelchair Accessibility: The train only can accommodate a limited number of wheelchair patrons per each train departure. The Vista Dome is not accessible khổng lồ wheelchairs. Guests must be able to climb 14 steps themselves in order to sit in the Dome Cars. Please gọi a representative at 719-276-4000 khổng lồ book your tickets for the entire buổi tiệc ngọt with a wheelchair or movement impaired passenger.