There will once again be the option of taking the train from Denver to Winter Park during ski season starting Jan. 7. Tickets go on sale August 30.
". . . It took almost 18 months of negotiations between the Denver-owned Winter Park ski area, Amtrak and rail owner Union Pacific to establish the new Winter Park Express on the 62-mile route that travels through the historic Moffat Tunnel. One critical point was the development of a wheelchair-accessible, ADA-compliant rail platform at the resort. Construction of the $3.5 million platform has begun. . . ."