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Boone Scenic Valley Railroad “Colors of Fall” Lunch Charter

October 10, 2023


By popular request we have chartered the “City of Los Angeles” and “City of San Francisco” dining cars not only for the wonderful experience of elegant dining aboard one of the most famous railroad dining cars outside the Orient Express, but also for the enjoyment of the colors of fall which should be at peak for our experience.

We have designed an afternoon  to bring both young and old back into the era of luxury transportation provided by THE BOONE SCENIC VALLEY RAILROAD.

We will board the “CITY OF LOS ANGELES”and “CITY OF SAN FRACISCO” DINER CARS and enjoy a lunch menu consisting of your choice of  

  • Main Entree
    • Smashburger
    • Pulled pork sandwich
    • Pesto chicken sandwich
    • Macaroni and cheese
  • Sides
    • Coleslaw
    • Fries
  • Dessert
    • Brownie and ice cream
  • Beverages
    • Water, soda, lemonade, iced tea, coffee

As we enjoy our lunch we will travel through rolling hills, cross the Bass Creek high bridge and along the river to the bottom of the Des Moines river valley.  You will experience over two hours of absolutely gorgeous scenery.

What a wonderful and romantic way to celebrate the essence of Fall.  Enroute to and from Boone aboard our luxury motor coach refreshments will be served.   

Get your SWEETHEART, I’m bringing mine, Relatives, Kids and Friends to join you on this nostalgic and beautiful railway extravaganza.  The more the merrier.



8:30 AM –  Depart Sam’s Club on Blairs Ferry Rd. behind Burger King.
Additional pick ups available en route.
11:00 AM – Arrive at Boone Iowa train station
11:30 – 11:45 AM – Board private dining cars, reserved for our group’s enjoyment.
12:00 PM – Depart Boone Station and enjoy lunch and a Colors of Fall picturesque train ride through some of the most scenic countryside in this country.
2:15 PM – Arrive at Boone Iowa Train Station. Now is the time to take in the museum on your own or board our motor coach for some afternoon refreshments.
2:45 PM – Depart for Cedar Rapids
5:15 PM – Arrive at Cedar Rapids Sam’s Club
6:00 PM – Start calling your friends that couldn’t make the trip and tell them what a great time you had.


Your ticket for this adventure:
$195.00 PP All-Inclusive


Contact us to reserve your seat(s)


October 10, 2023


Gold Crown Travel & Tour


Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad
225 10th Street
Boone, IA 50036 United States
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