Pumpkin Express tickets on sale now!

Tickets for this year’s Pumpkin Express trains are now on sale! To purchase, please call 1-800-626-0319 during our regular business hours, or visit the Pumpkin Express page under the “Events” section of our website. We’re looking forward to this fun fall tradition!     The Pumpkin Express

Steam Engine Status – Help Keep Us Steaming in 2019!

Our steam locomotive is undergoing a major inspection. At this time, we do not have an exact date for the return of steam, but a couple of factors are making it look more and more likely that 8419 will be making her return in the spring of 2019 rather than October of this year. It …

Excursion Trains and Day Out With Thomas at the Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad

Don’t forget, our excursion trains are operating daily through October 31st – Sunday through Friday at 1:30 PM, Saturdays at 1:30 PM and 4:00 PM. On the weekends we have dessert or picnic trains as well.   And, while it doesn’t seem possible, we are getting closer to Thomas The Tank Engine’s return to Boone, …

Thomas The Tank Engine returns in September!

Thomas The Tank Engine returns to Boone, Iowa September 15, 16, 21, 22, and 23, and tickets for the popular family event are  on sale now!   Tickets are $19 per person (ages 2 and up), and feature a 25 minute train ride behind Thomas The Tank Engine, a variety of on-site activities, and access …