The Niles Canyon Railway kicks off its spring season with an all steam weekend April 6 and 7. Two trains will run between Sunol and Niles (Fremont) through scenic and historic Niles Canyon. Featured is the public debut of the newly restored Clover Valley #4 as well as the Quincy #2. The NCRy will run public excursions on the first and third Saturdays and Sundays each month through August. A steam and diesel locomotive is scheduled to operate on each weekend. Trains from Sunol Station depart hourly between 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. and Niles from 11:20 a.m. and 2:20 p.m. The round trip takes approximately an hour and a half.More information on the web at www.ncry.org.
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