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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

Grape Train Escapes Aboard Saturday Starlight Rides

August 7, 2021 to September 4, 2021
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On summer evenings, it's not just the stars that come out to play in Verde Canyon. As the sun slips behind towering cliffs,…

Ales on Rails

September 14, 2021 to October 31, 2021
Recurring daily
A party on the patio, Ales on Rails is an annual fan favorite at Verde Canyon Railroad since its inception in…

Fall Colors Tour on Verde Canyon Railroad

October 15, 2021 to November 30, 2021
Recurring daily
In Verde Canyon, golden riparian foliage, stoked by the mighty glow of fading summer, takes center stage along the rails during…

The Magical Christmas Journey to the North Pole

December 3, 2021 to December 11, 2021
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5:30 and 7:00 p.m. departures Prior to boarding, families will tour a miniature village featuring 10 tiny houses on a…