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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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The Verde Canyon Railroad features an abundance of flora, fauna, rugged rock faces and spectacular canyon vistas accessible only by rail via luxurious coaches and open-air cars pulled by vintage locomotives. From Clarkdale to Perkinsville and back, enjoy the rippling green waters of the Verde River, towering red rock canyon walls and brilliant azure skies. Cactus and agave adorn the cliff sides, while graceful cottonwoods and sycamores canopy the water. Ancient Sinagua ruins stand sentinel over the tracks. Ride includes historic trestles, bridges and a 680-foot tunnel that envelopes the train in total darkness before returning to glorious Arizona sunshine. Inspired by nature, conducted by experts, Verde Canyon Railroad travels the rare ribbon where high desert meets riparian wonderland.

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
Facility Info
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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,…

Rhythm on the Rails

August 21, 2021 to September 18, 2021
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The pulsing tempo of steel wheels on an iron track make for the perfect percussion to accompany live music amidst wild Arizona…

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…