Roaring Camp Railroads5401 Graham Hill RoadFelton, CA 95018
Free Weekday Heritage Activities. Free All Summer Long.
Mondays: Watch Roaring Camp’s Blacksmith make tools and ornamental ironwork from the coals of a real working forge. Demonstrations are free.
Tuesdays: Learn about the effort that went into lighting up the darkness for past generations from our Candle Making Artisan. One free candle per guest.
Wednesdays: See a real Old-Fashioned Printing Press in action and be amazed by the skill and artistry required of print makers in the past. Demonstrations are free.
Thursdays: I've been working on the Railroad Day. Take your turn at pumping our handcar for a ride back in time old track gang style. Later in the day meet one of our expert engineers for an informative talk about our unique geared steam locomotives. Handcar rides and presentations are free.
Fridays: Roll up your sleeves and try your luck as a Forty-niner at the Gold-Panning station. One, unlimited, free round of Gold-Panning per guest.
Weekend Living History: Celebrate the history of Roaring Camp with the Town Marshal or visit with costumed characters from the Santa Cruz Mountains storied past that will be strolling the streets of the town. On the weekends, Candle Making is $3.00. Gold Panning is $1.00 to try your luck, and $5 for guaranteed gold. You can also choose to dig in at the Chuckwagon BBQ, prices vary.
June 04, 2018
- August 31, 2018