Date Night” with Rail Explorers in Boulder City, Nevada at sunset.
(Photo courtesy of Rail Explorers)
RAIL EXPLORERS’ “DATE NIGHT” PROVIDES A DESIRABLE OUTDOOR
ALTERNATIVE TO SHOWS, BARS, NIGHTLIFE
With shows, nightclubs and bars shuttered in Las Vegas, visitors can still enjoy a memorable date night with their loved one out in the open air with Rail Explorers. Local Nevadans as well as visitors find outdoor activities like Rail Explorers rail bike tours are their new go-to for date nights or family-friendly adventures as outside activities are providing more freedoms to guests during these uncertain times.
The desirability of fun outings near Las Vegas became clear when this TikTok video from @valeriaruizacosta received more 1 million views and 222,000 likes in one day, demonstrating outside adventures are a sought-after activity. Since the video went live, sales have spiked at Rail Explorers, which saw its highest sales day ever since opening last year.
Rail Explorers is an all-ages, outdoor-adventure attraction featuring pedal-powered rail bikes. All rides start at the Nevada State Railroad Museum and continue downhill to Railroad Pass. Each tour also includes a nostalgic ride back to the top of the hill in one of the museum’s historic trains, along with free museum entry.
Tandem Rail Explorers (up to two riders) or Quad Rail Explorers rail bikes (up to four riders) are available on each tour offered. Tandem railbike tours are $85 and Quad railbike tours are $150. Groups of ten or more people receive a 10 percent discount for weekday tours. All Nevada residents receive a 10 percent “locals” discount off the standard tour price for weekday tours. Book online today at www.railexplorers.net, or by phone at (877) 833-8588.
Health and Safety Notes: Rail Explorers requires that all guests on premises adhere to social distancing protocols to protect guests and employees from COVID-19. Guests will need to wear facial masks when in public areas and must remain six feet apart. Rail Explorers will additionally request that each guest answer health safety screening questions upon entrance. Rail bikes are thoroughly disinfected and cleaned between tours. Hand sanitizing stations are available to guests and are located throughout the facility. For more information on Rail Explorers Social Distancing protocol, click here.
ABOUT RAIL EXPLORERS
Located in historic Boulder City, Nevada—just minutes from the Las Vegas Strip en route to Hoover Dam—Rail Explorers offers exhilarating, guided excursions in two- or four-seat rail bikes along the same tracks used during construction of the dam.
Rail Explorers Las Vegas tours include three memorable options, including the Southwest Ramble, a four-mile downhill pedal-powered daytime ride; the Sunset Tour, a picturesque downhill ride in the evening as the sun sets behind the River Mountains; and the Evening Lantern Ride, a one-of-a-kind experience illuminated by the glow from the moon and stars. All rides start at the Nevada State Railroad Museum and continue downhill to Railroad Pass. Each tour also includes a nostalgic ride back to the top of the hill in one of the museum’s historic trains, along with free museum entry. Knowledgeable guides lead every Rail Explorers tour, ensuring guests enjoy not only the majestic desert scenery, but also learn fascinating insights along the way. Rail bikes provide a truly distinctive way to explore this extraordinarily scenic and historic area. For more information, visit www.railexplorers.net or follow on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.