Rail Explorers locations – where can I ride the rails?

The Cooperstown, NY Division

Rail Explorers presents their newest railbike ride adventure!
Cooperstown, featuring the world famous Baseball Hall of Fame is also home to the Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railroad.

‘The Milford Track’is a spectacular 12 mile round trip (our longest ride yet!). “The Milford Track” journeys through the farm lands and forests alongside of the Susquehanna River. You’ll glide past working farms, magnificent woodlands and rumble across historic trestle bridges.

Bring a light refreshment to enjoy at the 20 minute break at the midway turnaround. Tour Time: 2.5 hours

The Milford Track Tour Pricing (12 mile round trip with electric pedal assist):

  • Tandem Explorer: from $95 (two riders @ $47.50pp)
  • Quad Explorer: from $175 (up to four riders @ $43.75pp)
  • 10% discount for bookings of 10 or more (conditions apply)
The 2021 season is now closed. Thank you to all our riders!
The 2022 season will begin operations in the Spring.
Tickets will be available for the 2022 season soon.

Parking and check in for all tours: 136 E Main St, Milford, NY 13807

Las Vegas Division

The Las Vegas Division offers an exciting tour which combines our pedal powered explorers and a ride on a historic train!  

LAS VEGAS TOURS:

  • The ‘Southwest Round-Up’ – is an exhilarating 8 mile rail ride from the Nevada State Railroad Museum to the Pass Turnaround and back with views of the Mojave Desert and the River Mountains. You’ll ride on our new fleet of Explorers fitted with the ‘REX Propulsion System’ – custom built electric motors that make the 8 mile round trip journey truly effortless.
  • The Southwest Ramble‘ – is an exhilarating 4 mile downhill pedal powered ride from the station to the park at Railroad Pass. Bring a snack and a drink to enjoy during the 30 minute break at our rail-side picnic area. Then, enjoy a ride back to the top of the hill in one of the Museum’s historic trains (included in ticket price). Please allow 1.5 hours for this tour, including check-in, railbike ride, and return to the station via train.
  • ‘Desert Sunset Tour’ – The Desert Sunset tour is a romantic ride from the Nevada State Railroad Museum to the Pass Turnaround and back. Experience the vast desert sky in the cool of the evening as the sun sets behind the River Mountains. Please allow 1.5 hours for this tour, including check-in and round trip railbike ride.
  • ‘Fireside Starlight’ – Lose yourself in the vast night sky as you cruise from the Nevada State Railroad Museum to the Pass Turnaround and back. Enjoy personal fire pits as you relax on our signature red Adirondack chairs, surrounded by cafe lights and under a canopy of stars. Please allow 1.5 hours for this tour, including check-in and round trip railbike ride.

Las Vegas Division Tour Pricing:

  • Tandem Explorer: from $90 (two riders @ $45pp)
  • Quad Explorer: from $160 (up to four riders @ $40pp)
  • 10% discount for bookings of 10 or more (conditions apply)

NEVADA RESIDENTS RECEIVE ‘LOCALS DISCOUNT‘ Present your Nevada State ID and get 10% off!

Rail Explorers: Las Vegas Division bookings are now open. Book your tour now! 

Free parking and check in for all tours: 601 Yucca St, Boulder City, NV, 89005

Rhode Island Division

The Rail Explorers: Rhode Island Division is presented by the Newport and Narragansett Bay Railroad. Enjoy an unforgettable scenic ride along historic Aquidneck Island and spectacular Narragansett Bay.

The Rhode Island Division offers 2 Regular tours 

  • The Northern Ramble‘ – a six mile exploration of the historic railroad between Portsmouth and the Sakonnet River. One way tour with shuttle bus.
  • The Southern Circuit‘ – a six mile round trip tour (3 miles out, 3 miles back). Bring a drink or a snack to enjoy during a 30 minute break at Bayside Station, our exclusive waterfront picnic area, before riding back to the station. 

Pricing (special event pricing may vary)

  • Tandem Explorer: from $90 (two riders @ $45pp)
  • Quad Explorer: from $160 (up to four riders @ $40pp)
  • 10% discount for bookings of 10 or more (conditions apply)
The 2021 season is now closed. Thank you to all our riders!
The 2022 season will begin operations in the Spring.
Tickets will be available for the 2022 season soon.

Parking and check in for all tours: 1 Alexander Road, Portsmouth, RI. 

Stay on the rails with the Newport and Narragansett Bay Railroad

Why not combine your Rail Explorers Tour with dinner on the ‘ Grand Bellevue‘ – an elegant dinner train experience. Check out the many train tours and experiences available on the Newport and Narragansett Bay Railroad at   www.trainsri.com

The Catskills Division

Join us in New York’s Catskill Mountains to discover the rails that run alongside the Esopus Creek from the beautiful village of Phoenicia. Ride the new Rail Explorers fleet of rail bikes, now with electric pedal assistance!

The River Run‘ – Experience the magic of the historic Ulster & Delaware Railroad as you travel alongside the Esopus Creek through the beautiful woods of the Catskill Mountains. Bring a snack and a drink to enjoy at our creekside turnaround. This is an 8 mile round trip with electric pedal assistance. Please allow 2.5 hours. Seats are limited so book early to make sure you don’t miss out.

The River Run Tour Pricing (8 mile round trip with electric pedal assist):

  • Tandem Explorer: from $95 (two riders @ $47.50pp)
  • Quad Explorer: from $175 (up to four riders @ $43.75pp)
  • 10% discount for bookings of 10 or more (conditions apply)
The 2021 season is now closed. Thank you to all our riders!
The 2022 season will begin operations in the Spring.
Tickets will be available for the 2022 season soon.

Parking and check in for all tours: 70 Lower High St, Phoenicia, NY