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Rail Explorers
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: RAIL EXPLORERS: LAS VEGAS DIVISION REOPENS ON JANUARY 5 2019! Enjoy an exhilarating 4 mile downhill ride through the desert on our pedal powered railbikes from the Nevada State Railroad Museum to Railroad Pass. Bring a snack and a drink to enjoy during the 20 minute break at our rail-side picnic area. Your ticket includes a ride back to the top of the hill in one of the Museum's historic trains, and free entry to the museum. Please allow 2 hours for this tour. You will see the hills surrounding Boulder City and old abandoned mine shafts. Boulder City is the center of adventure and you will see skydivers soaring high above, and be minutes away from historic Boulder City. This fun, outdoor activity can be enjoyed by all ages and abilities. Great for groups of friends, families, couples young and old, corporate events or gatherings of any kind!
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities, Activities for older children
Reviewed 2 April 2018

What an amazing time we had. We had planned an afternoon of fun and that was the kick off. The staff was super friendly, and very informative about upcoming events. Easy access with little wait time. Will definitely be coming back. Thanks Again!!!

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This was a group activity of about 20 people, and I am pretty sure everyone had a great time. From the moment we arrived the staff was amazing (Alex, Mary and Nick). The pedal cars are two seaters and 4 seaters. They are quite comfortable with baskets for small items. You can even bring your dogs. Not sure I would seems a little iffy to me. There really isn't that much pedaling until the end. That can be a little tough. Great ride with some terrific views. The train ride back was quite nice. The train museum is included. When you get back to the station ask the engineers if you can get in the engine cab. It's pretty cool. Then ask to blow the train horn. That's really cool.

1  Thank 1mohman
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Husband and I decided to try the Rail Explorers experience up in Boulder City. Just 15 minutes from our home in Henderson, it was SUCH fun! We booked a tandem rail cart just for the two of us - and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Four person rail carts are also available. One can pedal as fast or slow as you like, but we decided to give it all we had. I believe it is a 6 mile trip on the rail cart, then we relaxed in some nice chairs and waited for the train to come and pick us up. We definitely take all our out of town visitors up to Boulder City for this experience.
Highly Recommend

1  Thank sharrongeg
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We had the most amazing time on these pedal powered rail cars ! My husband and I got a great workout. The spectacular views are the best. I highly recommend this for any age! Dogs are even allowed to come! You get to ride back in a train. We loved it and will do it again with our family and friends.

1  Thank Coastal203374
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Loved the ride and it was enjoyed by all ages. The gentlemen working were truly great people. Would love to do it again.

1  Thank Charles S
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