The Nevada Northern offers the chance to take the controls of a locomotive—accompanied by your own mentor engineer and fireman. This is truly a once-in-a-lifetime thrill for any railfan—the perfect gift for any railroad aficionado. It's an experience they will never forget!
TICKET POLICIES: All sales are final. There are NO cash refunds. The Nevada Northern Railway is located in ELY NEVADA. The times shown are departure times. We are in the Pacific Time Zone. Please be at the Depot 90 minutes before train time. Trains operate regardless of the weather. If you have a made a purchase for an event or an experience and can’t make it, we will issue you a rain check that is good for two years. Or, you can convert your purchase to a tax donation, just let us know. By purchasing below you agree to these policies.
NOTE: Participants must be able to climb up to the cab unassisted. Due to the harsh environment in locomotive cabs, no medical devices or assistance, such has oxygen, is possible. Engine availability is subject to a variety of both controlled and uncontrolled circumstances. Both steam locomotives are over a century old and even the "new" diesels are a half-century old. It is rare, but possible, that circumstances may require delays, substitutions, or rescheduling. Please contact us for details.
Prices listed below are the non-member prices. Members automatically receive a $100 to $350 discount on this experience at check-out (next page) by signing in. Memberships start at $30.
Go ahead and select the date you want for your experience, then add it. If you are not a member, you can select ADD A MEMBERSHIP on the next page. Your membership will be instantly applied.