There's A BBQ Train Ride Happening Near Denver And It's As Delicious As It Sounds
Imagine climbing aboard a train that winds through the magnificent Rocky Mountains while you dine on mouth-watering barbecue. This dream can become a reality when you have tickets for the Devils Tail BBQ Special offered by Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad.
This unforgettable ride begins just 2 hours from Denver.
You'll find the train station at 326 E 7th St. in Leadville, Colorado.
Make sure you reserve your tickets in advance as these gorgeous (and delicious) rides tend to fill up fast.
This evening aboard the Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad takes you on a 2.5 hour ride that promises delicious food, magnificent views, and relaxation.
Once aboard, get to know the history of the area the train travels through as well as informative facts about the train itself.
The train conductor leads guests on a well-narrated journey through this historic and beautiful area.
During your ride, the train will climb 800 feet toward Climax Mine which sits above this historic mining town.
Prepare yourself to indulge in award-winning BBQ while the incredible alpine views provide a feast for the eyes as well.
Travelers can choose to sit out in the open or in one of the closed cars, depending on the weather.
You can also move back and forth if you would like.
Tickets for this unforgettable ride costs $65 for adults and $45 for children.
The 2018 dates for the Devils Tail BBQ Special are: July 7, August 31, and September 14.
For more details and to reserve tickets, go to their
Have you had the chance to ride on the Leadville Colorado & Southern Railroad? We’d love to hear all about it in the comment section below.
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