Rocky Mountaineer is excited to bring their world-class experience to America’s Southwest. The newest route, Rockies to the Red Rocks, will give you the adventure you crave with the service you deserve. From vast canyons and chromatic deserts, to red sandstone landscapes that twist through the bright blue sky, this rail route is filled with highlights best seen by their glass-dome coaches. The two-day train journey travels between Denver, Colorado to Moab, Utah with an overnight stay in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. This stunning scenery is complemented by vibrant storytelling, regionally-inspired cuisine and impeccable service when you choose to book with Rocky Mountaineer and a AAA Travel advisor.
Special Offers and Member Benefits:
Onboard Rocky Mountaineer, everything is choreographed to make your journey feel special, effortless and unforgettable. From the expansive glass-dome coaches that put you right in the heart of the stunning Southwest, to the impeccable service and storytelling from engaging Onboard Hosts to the gourmet cuisine served at your seat, this will no doubt be a journey of a lifetime.
SilverLeaf Plus Service:
You can also choose to enhance your onboard experience with SilverLeaf Plus, which includes exclusive and unlimited access to the newly-renovated lounge car. Featuring a mixologist who will carefully craft signature cocktails, the lounge car offers additional space indoors as well as a small outdoor viewing area. Also, enjoy an elevated dining experience with an additional course during select meals and premium alcoholic beverages.
Itineraries: Rockies to the Red Rocks+
Denver — Glenwood Springs — Moab
Rockies to the Red Rocks Classic:
Rockies to the Red Rocks Discovery Self-Drive (Salt Lake City)
Rockies to the Red Rocks Explorer (Las Vegas)
See the Unseen West (Details on 2 days aboard Rocky Mountaineer)
Journey through two days of extraordinary landscapes. Vast canyons, inspiring deserts, natural archways and enchanting hoodoos are just a start. Available in SilverLeaf Service, this Rocky Mountaineer rail route is filled with highlights best seen by train, including Ruby Canyon, Mount Logan and crossing the Continental Divide.
Day 1: Denver to Glenwood Springs
Begin your Journey -
Depart from Denver, where you'll set out past the towering Rockies on your journey to Glenwood Springs.
Welcome Aboard -
Get comfortable, meet our Hosts and enjoy a breakfast and beverage while taking in the scenic views of the Gross Reservoir dam.
Cross the Continental Divide -
Celebrate crossing the Continental Divide with a sparkling wine toast, while cutting through 6.3 miles of mountain of Moffatt Tunnel.
Lunch and Landscapes -
Dine on a three-course, regionally-inspired lunch as Hosts captivate you with stories of the region. Tour along the Colorado River through the equally picturesque Byers Canyon and Gore Canyon.
Arrive in Glenwood Springs -
Sip on our signature cocktail as you approach your overnight destination of Glenwood Springs. Disembark and reminisce about your day in the comfort of your cozy hotel room.
Day 2: Glenwood Springs to Moab
Begin your Day -
Leave beautiful Glenwood Springs rested and relaxed as you continue heading south west for another day of extraordinary views, venturing toward the colourful archways and amazing rock formations.
Wake up. Warm Up. -
Enjoy a two-course hot breakfast while watching the morning light bounce off the magnificent Parachute Creek and Mount Logan.
Views that Don't Stop -
Take in the stunning red rock formations lining the cliffs in Ruby Canyon, roam past Mount Garfield and savour a signature mocktail while crossing the state line into Utah.
Arrive in Moab -
It's always a stunning welcome in Moab with its red sandstone backdrop. Depart here for a short drive to downtown Moab to explore the scarlet city.