Talkeetna Pie-Making Package

Treat yourself to some fun this winter. Hop onboard the Aurora Train in Anchorage and enjoy a smooth ride to Talkeetna where you will find winter is an adventure! Take time to relax and learn how bake a homemade pie from the experts.

Tour Price based on double occupancy: $225

Available Weekends October 3, 2015 - March 26, 2016
(not available December 5, 2015,  and March 19, 2016)


Board the Aurora Winter Train in Anchorage at 8:30 am and then check-in at the Talkeetna Roadhouse. Enjoy lunch, relax, or take a walk until your pie making class begins at 3:00 pm.

Trisha, the proprietress of the Talkeetna Roadhouse has been making pies for 20-some years.

She will help you learn the secret of pie crust as she walks you through her process.

Each participant will take home a world-famous Talkeetna Roadhouse pie. After finishing your class, choose dinner at one of the local establishments in Talkeetna.


Enjoy a hearty breakfast at the Roadhouse to start your day. You have plenty of time to take a snowshoe hike before heading back to Anchorage.

Board the Aurora Winter Train in Talkeetna at 4:40 pm and enjoy your ride back to Anchorage.

Includes: Round-trip rail Anchorage to Talkeetna on the Aurora Winter Train, an overnight stay at the Talkeetna Roadhouse, and Saturday's pie-making class, including 1 pie to take home.  Package does not include meals or optional activities.

For longer stays, passengers may also travel to Talkeetna on the Hurricane train the first Thursday of the month, and then return the following Sunday by train.

Call reservations at 800-544-0552 to book this or any winter package.