Treat your eyes to springtime’s wildflowers with special train rides through the Sierra Nevada foothills.
Railtown 1897 State Historic Park in the Tuolumne County town of Jamestown is offering the rides Saturday and April 19 only. Departure is at 4:30 p.m., and guests enjoy a one-hour, 6-mile ride through meadows, rolling hills and colorful, blooming flora. Rangers will be on board to point out unique flower groupings and answer questions.
Tickets cost $24 general and $10 for youths ages 6 to 17. Children ages 5 and younger ride for free. 18115 Fifth Ave., Jamestown. Purchase tickets and learn more at www.railtown1897.org.