Date: Thursday, March 17th, 2022
Durango Departure: 9:15am
Cascade Canyon Arrival: 11:20am
Cascade Canyon Departure: 12:20pm
Durango Arrival: 2:30pm
Time to get your Irish on! Come join us on the Shamrock Express bound for Cascade Canyon deep in the San Juan National Forest!
A special selection of Guinness or another type of Irish beer will be available for purchase.
Music will be provided by the local Celtic musicians, the Kitchen Jam Band! They will be playing on the platform in front of the Depot before departure as well as on board the train where they will be moving from car to car playing traditional Irish music!
St. Patrick’s Day themed temporary tattoos will be available on the platform before boarding the train.
Passengers will have the option of pre-ordering a special St. Patrick’s Day boxed lunch in addition to the regular boxed lunches offered every day.
The special St. Patrick’s Day boxed lunch selection will be Sliced Corned Beef with Russian Dressing Coleslaw on Traditional Rye Bread. Boxed lunch will consist of sandwich, chips, fruit, cookie, and a bottle of water.
Ingredients – Rye Bread (contains gluten and milk), Corned Beef, Green Cabbage, Carrots, Vinegar, Sugar, Mayonnaise, Salt/Black Pepper, Pickles, Ketchup, Horseradish, Onions, Worcestershire Sauce.
The train will be decorated with special Irish flare. You are encouraged to dress in green or wear costumes but it is not required.
Winter Fares 2022
Prospector (Adult) $144* (Child) $106* Dates Available 1/8-4/3 & 4/24-5/6
Red Mountain (Adult) $144* (Child) $106* Dates Available 3/4-5/6
Knight Sky (All Ages) $151* Available 11/20/21-4/23/22
Alamosa (Age 21+) $169.* Available 2/5-5/6
Coach (All Ages) Adult $79* Child $49*
*Fares subject to 8% historic preservation fee
Adults (ages 12+) Child (ages 4-11)
Children under the age of 4 ride FREE if not occupying a seat.
Schedule and fares subject to change.
All passengers have access to our Concession Car where you may purchase snacks, hot and cold lunch items, beverages, cocktails and souvenirs.
You may book online, in person or by calling 1-877-872-4607.