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Verde Canyon Railroad

  • 300 N. Broadway Clarkdale, AZ 86324
    • Toll-free: (800) 320-0718
    • Fax: (928) 639-1653
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Postcard-perfect scenery is only part of the magic of Verde Canyon Railroad. The train takes you on a leisurely four hour journey from the charming Clarkdale depot to the ghost ranch at Perkinsville and back. It is a retreat into the heart of the land, and the mood on the train suits the spirit of the journey. Book the caboose to see the sights from your own private car with a personal attendant and private viewing platforms. First-class cars boast comfortable love seats or bistro seating where you will enjoy complimentary appetizers and access to a full-service bar. Coach-class offers vintage Pullman-style seating, enormous viewing windows and snack bars. Everyone has access to open-air viewing cars where photographic opportunities abound.

General Information
  • Hours of Operation: Reservation Office: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; Train Schedule: Daily at 1 p.m.
  • Miles to Downtown Phoenix: 88
  • Miles to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport: 88
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  • AAA Rating: Four Diamond
  • Forbes Star Rating: Four Star
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  • Exhibits Space 1
  • Description Nine unique train cars for meeting use.
  • Reception Capacity 200
  • Max Banquet Capacity, Indoor+Outdoor 400
  • Motorcoach Friendly
  • Facility Buyout Allowed
  • In-House Catering
  • Private Room Reception Capacity 200
  • Private Room Available
  • Max Reception Capacity, Indoor+Outdoor 400
  • Outdoor Reception Capacity 200
  • Private Room Banquet Capacity 200
  • Banquet Capacity 200
  • Number of Rooms 9
  • Classroom Capacity 40
9 unique train cars for meeting use
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 400
  • Reception Capacity: 400

Verde Canyon Railroad's Chocolate Lovers' Special

February 11, 2021 to February 14, 2021
Recurring daily
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Ales on Rails

September 14, 2021 to October 31, 2021
Recurring daily
A party on the patio, Ales on Rails is a German-style luncheon and beer tasting, featuring Arizona,…