There’s A Little-Known, Fascinating Train Park In Arizona And You’ll Want To Visit

Arizona is blessed with a seemingly endless array of outdoor activities to enjoy year-round but not all of them are as family-oriented as this fun and unusual park located in Anthem.

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Daisy Mountain Railroad is located 25 miles north of Phoenix at 41703 N Gavilan Peak Parkway, Anthem, AZ 85086. Hours of operation are Wednesday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Saturday/Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Ticket prices are $4 each for non-Anthem residents; $3.50 for Anthem residents with a valid I.D. Children under 1 year of age ride free with a paying adult. Books of 14 tickets are offered to everyone (not just Anthem residents) for $35, making the average ride ticket a mere $2.50/per ride. More information is available on the official website of the Daisy Mountain Railroad

Want more summer day trip ideas in Arizona? Check out this list of 11 great day trips that we published in a previous article!