Rocky Mountaineer News
This Canadian rail tour was just named the world’s leading luxury train
Canada is home to some pretty incredible experiences, but this one is among the world’s best. The winners of the World Travel Awards for 2022 have been revealed and a Canadian train excursion is a proud recipient.
Breaking Travel News interview: Dave McKenna, chief executive, Rocky Mountaineer
Rocky Mountaineer has been honoured with the title of World’s Leading Luxury Train at the World Travel Awards. Here Breaking Travel News speaks to Dave McKenna, newly appointed chief executive of the company, to find out how it feels to have been recognised by voters from around the globe
McKenna appointed chief executive of Rocky Mountaineer
David McKenna was formerly president at the Banff Jasper Collection by Pursuit where he led notable tourism expansion and acquisition projects in the Canadian Rockies.
Rocky Mountaineer delays Canada restart until July
Rocky Mountaineer will delay the start of its Canadian travel season until July 5th. The luxury train operator had previously hoped to begin offering services in June.
Rocky Mountaineer delays return until June
The luxury train company is extending the inaugural season of its new route in the United States, Rockies to the Red Rocks, by four weeks, and delaying the start of its Canadian travel season until June.
Breaking Travel News interview: Steve Sammut, chief executive, Rocky Mountaineer
Having been honoured by voters at the World Travel Awards, Steve Sammut, chief executive of Rocky Mountaineer, here tells Breaking Travel News how it feels to have won the prestigious title
Rocky Mountaineer to launch new United States trip
The Rockies to the Red Rocks route will be a two-day rail journey between Denver, Colorado, and Moab, Utah, with an overnight stay in Glenwood Springs, Colorado.
Rocky Mountaineer scraps whole of 2020 season
As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, and continued government travel and health restrictions, Rocky Mountaineer will suspend the remainder of its 2020 travel season. This will include all departures through to October 11th.
Rocky Mountaineer extends suspension until late August
As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, and continued government travel and health restrictions, Rocky Mountaineer will extend the suspension of its 2020 travel season.
Rocky Mountaineer suspends operations until end of July
As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, and associated government restrictions, Rocky Mountaineer will extend the suspension of its 2020 travel season until the end of July.
Rocky Mountaineer delays 2020 travel season
The resumption date of Rocky Mountaineer’s operations will be determined in accordance with travel restrictions and mandates from the Canadian and other international governments, the company said.
Rocky Mountaineer doubles capacity ahead of milestone anniversary
“We are extremely excited to add these new GoldLeaf rail cars to our fleet, and they have been extremely well-received by both our guests and our team,” said Steve Sammut, president and chief executive officer, Rocky Mountaineer.