All aboard!

Our crews are preparing the Fraser Train for today’s 1:30 PM departure. Basic coach class tickets are $22 for adults, $9 for kids for a 1 hour and 45-minute journey across the 156′ tall Bass Point Creek High Bridge and through the beautiful Des Moines River Valley. Or maybe you would like to catch this …

Join us for a super Saturday!

Looking for something fun for the family to do this weekend? With mostly sunny skies and beautiful temperatures in the forecast, a scenic train ride, and a great guest scheduled to speak at the museum, we think it’s going to be a super Saturday (5/11/19) at the Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad. Our traditional Saturday …

Boy Scouts of America Railroading Merit Badge Trains

Our Fraser Excursion Train is getting a workout today, hauling Boy Scouts from the Boone County Fairgrounds to Fraser, and return, all as part of earning their Railroading Merit Badges. While the Fraser Train is not available to the public today, the James H. Andrew Museum and the gift shop are open, and tonight’s dinner …

2019 BOGO offer winding down

Time is running out for you to take advantage of our 2019 BOGO deal — buy one adult classic coach class ticket, get one adult classic coach class ticket free! BOGO tickets may be used on any regularly-scheduled Fraser Excursion train between May 11, 2019 and October 31, 2019. Purchase your tickets by visiting our …

B&SVRR Season Passes have arrived!

Each of Iowa’s changing seasons brings something new to see in the beautiful Des Moines River Valley. With the Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad’s new season passes, you can ride the train multiple times throughout the year, taking in the sights of the ever-changing river valley. Season passes are available for single adults or for …

Get out, enjoy the warmth and some great BBQ!

It has been a long winter. Why not take advantage of this warm weather in the forecast, have a night out, and enjoy some tasty BBQ aboard our historic 1950’s dining cars? Tickets are $40 per person and include a 2+ hour ride, and your choice of Beef Brisket, Pulled Pork, Smoked Chicken, or a …

2019 BOGO Deal now underway!

The calendar on the wall says it’s mid-January, and that means our buy one get one ticket deal is going on now.  Now through Friday, May 10, 2019, when you purchase one adult Classic Coach Class ticket, you can get one adult Classic Coach Class ticket free. The tickets are good for any regularly-scheduled Fraser …