Picnic Train

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Food service is not provided on this train. Instead, we encourage you to pack some of your favorite goodies, and enjoy the views as you pass through the beautiful Des Moines River Valley.

  • Climate controlled “City of San Francisco” and “City of Los Angeles” cars.
  • Crosses the 156′ tall Bass Point Creek High Bridge.
  • Crosses the Des Moines River near the Des Moines Y-Camp.

Schedule and Prices

  • Operates SUNDAYS ONLY (5/26/24-10/27/24)
    • N/A during Day Out With Thomas event
  • Adult $40 Child $15
    • Under age 3 free in lap
  • Departs at 12:00 PM
  • Arrives back in Boone at 2:45 PM
  • Prepaid reservations are required
  • Please arrive one hour before departure time
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