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Royal Gorge Route Railroad

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Royal Gorge Route Railroad

The scenic landscapes of Colorado are a must see by railroad. Modern iron wonders with nostalgic details will take visitors on historic rides through the unbelievably beautiful "Centennial State" to see everything from majestic peaks to rushing rivers. Also, many of the railroads offer exciting dining options for tourists while on their journey. One such railroad that offers all these things, is the Royal Gorge Route Railroad. To find out more about riding the rails while viewing exceptional scenery continue reading below about the Royal Gorge Route Railroad.

Located about 45 miles southwest of Colorado Springs in Canon City, visitors will find the Royal Gorge Route Railroad running along a historic track that offers a trip that is rich in heritage and style. Modern train cars will transport riders back in time as they head out to on one of Colorado’s most scenic railroad journeys. Since the late 1800s, the tracks have traversed alongside the winding Arkansas River which runs through the Royal Gorge. Towering granite cliffs can be seen through glass-topped Vista Dome cars while riding this railroad considered to be one of America's top trains.

While aboard the Royal Gorge Route Railroad there isn't any fast-food, internet connections, or thrilling moments. No, this experience presents tasty gourmet dishes while meandering through the Royal Gorge, and every year it lures over 100,000 visitors on this history filled train trip. Trains with the Royal Gorge Route Railroad run as often as 4 times a day, and in total the excursion is about 24 miles long, taking several hours to complete. Also, there are many classes of services to choose from like gourmet lunch and dinner rides, mystery dinner trains, Vista Dome, and even a ride in the cab! Whether it’s a short weekend trip to south central Colorado or a week-long vacation, it won't be complete without a ride on the Royal Gorge Route Railroad.

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Captain D's Seafood Restaurants

Captain D's Seafood Restaurants

150 N Raynolds Ave
Canon City, CO
(719) 275-3139
www.captainds.com
Chile Wagon

Chile Wagon

807 Cyanide Ave
Canon City, CO
(719) 275-4885
DJ's Steakhouse

DJ's Steakhouse

1925 Fremont Dr
Canon City, CO
(719) 275-1299
Le Petit Chablis

Le Petit Chablis

512 Royal Gorge Blvd
Canon City, CO
(719) 269-3333
Merlino's Belvedere

Merlino's Belvedere

1330 Elm Ave
Canon City, CO
(719) 275-5558
Bear Paw Golf Course

Bear Paw Golf Course

2960 County Road 19
Florence, CO 81226
(719) 784-6152
Raven Adventure Trips Incorporated

Raven Adventure Trips Incorporated

43659 W Us Highway 50
Canon City, CO
(719) 275-2890
www.ravenraft.com
Shadow Hills Golf Course

Shadow Hills Golf Course

1232 County Road 143
Canon City, CO
(719) 275-0603
www.golfshadowhills.com
Arkansas River Inn  Suites Can

Arkansas River Inn Suites Can

1925 Fremont Drive
Canon City, CO 81212
Arkansas River Inn & Suites Ca is located in the midtown area of Canon City. Property Features. Arkansas River Inn & Suites Ca features a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available...
Budget Host Royal Gorge Inn

Budget Host Royal Gorge Inn

217 N Raynolds Ave
Canon City, CO 81212
(719) 269-1100
www.budgethost.com
Inn/chalet limited serviceyear built 1988additional property description when you stay at budget host inn, you will find exceptional quality and value. With more than 160 inns and 7,000...
Comfort Inn Canon City

Comfort Inn Canon City

311 Royal Gorge Blvd
Canon City, CO 81212
(719) 276-6900
www.comfortinn.com
Located in Canon City, Econo Lodge Canon City is in the historical district. Hotel Features. Recreational amenities include an indoor pool and a spa tub. This 2.0 star property offers a meeting/conference...
Fort Gorge Campground & Rv

Fort Gorge Campground & Rv

45044 W Us Highway 50
Canon City, CO
(719) 275-5111
www.fortgorge.com
Fourmile Rv Park

Fourmile Rv Park

3120 E Main St
Canon City, CO
(719) 275-4576
Hampton Inn Canon City

Hampton Inn Canon City

102 Mccormick Pkwy
Canon City, CO 81212
(719) 269-1112
hamptoninn.hilton.com
Hampton Inn Canon City is located in Canon City. Hotel Features. Recreational amenities include an indoor pool and a fitness facility. This 2.5 star property has a business center. A bar/lounge is open...
Holiday Inn Express Canon City

Holiday Inn Express Canon City

110 Latigo Ln
Canon City, CO 81212
(719) 275-2400
www.hiexpress.com
Located in Canon City, B Hotel is near the airport and in a rural location. Hotel Features. Recreational amenities include an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness facility. This 2.5 star property has a 24 hour...
Holiday Inn Express Canon City

Holiday Inn Express Canon City

110 Latigo Ln
Canon City, CO
(719) 275-2400
www.ihg.com
Koa Kampgrounds

Koa Kampgrounds

559 County Road 3a
Canon City, CO
(719) 275-6116
Quality Inn & Suites

Quality Inn & Suites

3075 E Hwy 50
Canon City, CO 81212
(719) 275-8676
www.qualityinn.com
Located in Canon City, Quality Inn & Suites is in the business district. Hotel Features. Quality Inn & Suites features a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available during limited hours....
Royal View Campground

Royal View Campground

227 County Road 61
Canon City, CO
(719) 275-1900
www.royalviewcampground.com
Super 8 Florence Canon City Co

Super 8 Florence Canon City Co

4540 State Highway 67
Florence, CO 81226
(719) 784-4800
www.super8.com
Super 8 Florence Canon City Co is located in Florence. Property Features. This motel has a business center and offers business services. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas....
Super 8 Motel   Canon City

Super 8 Motel Canon City

209 N 19th St
Canon City, CO 81212
(719) 275-8687
www.super8.com
Super 8 Motel Canon City is located in Canon City. Property Features. The motel serves a complimentary breakfast. Super 8 Motel Canon City features RV and truck parking. Complimentary wireless Internet...
The Historic St Cloud Hotel

The Historic St Cloud Hotel

631 Main St, Canon City, Co 81212
Canon City, CO
(719) 276-2000
The Historic St Cloud Hotel

The Historic St Cloud Hotel

631 Main St, Canon City, Co 81212
Canon City, CO
(719) 276-2000
Museums of Colorado Prisons

Museums of Colorado Prisons

201 N 1st St
Canon City, CO
(719) 269-3015
www.prisonmuseum.org
Fox Den of Antiquity

Fox Den of Antiquity

123 W Main St
Florence, CO 81226
(719) 784-2303
Iron Gate Antique Mall

Iron Gate Antique Mall

109 W Main St
Florence, CO 81226
(719) 784-3797
Mohr's Wood Items

Mohr's Wood Items

121 W Front St
Florence, CO
(719) 784-6489

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