Details will come this summer, Winter Park says. But for now, rest easy knowing that the on-again, off-again train will be back in 2018.
The ski train will operate on weekends from Jan. 7 to March 26, 2017, Amtrak and Winter Park announced Thursday.
- Details for a new "Winter Park Express" including ticketing availability, schedules and fares, are set to be announced tomorrow.Read more
A new, ADA-compliant platform was essential to ongoing plans to bring back the Ski Train.
- The Colorado Transportation Commission is providing $1.5 million to go toward improving a passenger platform at the ski area.Read more
- "But never say never," a resort spokesman said.Read more
- "We're hoping to have an announcement here one way or another pretty soon," said Winter Park's Steve Hurlbert,Read more
The dream of planners: Skiers moving from DIA to the slopes in three hours without ever needing a car.
- Amtrak says it will work very hard to operate the train again next season.Read more