Date: December 13, 2018
Contact: Lucas Hugie, 435-471-2209 Ext 432
Golden Spike National Historic Site invites the public to this year’s Winter Steam Festival held December 28th, 29th, and 30th. Come see the No. 119 as it makes five demonstration runs throughout the day at 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, 3:00 pm, and 4:30 pm. Additional activities include rides on the hand car, motor car, and a ranger program on how snow was removed from the transcontinental railroad.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
09:00 am Visitor Center Opens
10:00 am No. 119 Locomotive Arrival
10:00 am Hand Car and Motor Car Rides Available
11:30 am Locomotive Demonstration
01:00 pm Locomotive Demonstration
02:00 pm Ranger Program “It’s Snow Problem: Snow Removal on the Transcontinental Railroad”
03:00 pm Locomotive Demonstration
04:00 pm Hand Car and Motor Car Rides Conclude
04:30 pm No. 119 Locomotive Departs
05:00 pm Visitor Center Closes
This event is open to the public and the entrance fee is $10 per vehicle. Activities are subject to change based on weather conditions and mechanical operations.
Last updated: December 13, 2018