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Nice touch for Winter Park

The Moffat Tunnel adds a unique touch to your stay at Winter Park. Fun to have trains come... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2018
Ken Q
Denver, United States
Very pretty area

We went to the Winter Park Resort to explore and stumbled across the Moffat Tunnel. I pulled up the... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2018
Robin G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you enjoy trains, this is a nice little thing to stumble on, especially when the train is entering or leaving the end of the tunnel

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed September 21, 2018

The Moffat Tunnel adds a unique touch to your stay at Winter Park. Fun to have trains come through. Kids really enjoy it.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Ken Q
Reviewed June 22, 2018

We went to the Winter Park Resort to explore and stumbled across the Moffat Tunnel. I pulled up the history of it, because we were not certain what it was. Apparently the train from Denver comes up to Winter Park through this tunnel. It's quite...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Robin G
Reviewed November 3, 2017

I have always been fascinated by the Moffat Tunnel - Especially because of the size of the trains that traverse it. Love seeing gigantic coal trains come through and I end up hanging out here part of the day to get pictures. :)

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank CAL-HWY1
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

If you are interested in trains and tunnels, this historic site is for you. Otherwise skip it. It is on the way to winter park ski area, which is a nice place to spend a few hours, even when there is no snow. We were...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Faith D
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Family found a trail up to the tunnel. Looks like a neat piece of history. Took some nice photos around the area. Kept nice and clean.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

We took the Ski train up to Winter Park to ski for the day. We took our little granddaughters who had an absolute blast! The train is wonderful. The scenery is amazing. It's the easiest way to go! We would recommend it for everyone. Very...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank popsmcgops
Reviewed March 21, 2017

This is an interesting historic site, and its fun to see the train pop out if you are there at the right time. You can look it up online and read about how it got here. It truly was an engineering marvel for its time....More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Janet F
Reviewed March 16, 2017

If you are out and about in Winter Park check out the Moffat Tunnel, we came upon it my accident while looking for somewhere to go, it was nice to see, we walked around for awhile and there were even some trains on the tracks...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank ttalley98
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

The Moffat Tunnel has a great story and is interesting to go up to the entrance and see. You can walk right up to it from The Village at Winter Park.

Date of experience: February 2017
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