Tickets for our 2020 Santa Express are on sale now

2020 has been a year of changes and our Santa Express train operations are no different. Our volunteers and staff have worked hard to develop an operating plan designed to keep everyone safe in these difficult times. In doing so, you may notice some slight changes. The biggest of these changes are substituting Yoo-Hoo drink …

Train Status: Sold Out Trains

TRAIN STATUS: All trains for this weekend (Saturday, October 17 and October 18, 2020) have SOLD OUT. Thursday’s train (October 15, 2020) has sold out as well. A very limited number of tickets remain for Friday’s 1:30 PM excursion train (Classic Coach Class only). Order by clicking on “Buy Tickets”, or by calling 1-800-626-0319. All …

Several trains have sold out

The following trains have now sold out: Thursday 10/8/20 (1:30 PM) Friday 10/9/20 (1:30 PM, 5:30 PM) Saturday 10/10/20 (Pumpkin Express, Wolf Lunch, 1:30 PM, 4:00 PM, Wolf Dinner) Sunday 10/11/20 (Pumpkin Express, Wolf Picnic, 1:30 PM) Saturday 10/17/20 (Wolf Lunch, 1:30 PM, Wolf Dinner)

UPDATE: 1:30 PM and 4:00 PM trains for Saturday, October 3 have sold out

Our 1:30 PM and 4:00 PM trains for Saturday, October 3 have sold out. Tickets still remain for our 1:30 PM departure on Sunday, October 4. To purchase tickets, click the “Purchase Tickets” link at bsvrr.com, or call 1-800-626-0319. All aboard!

Ride the Trolley

While the Covid-19 situation has put the brakes on this year’s full Electric Day schedule of events, our electric trolley, Charles City Western Car 50 will still be up and running on Saturday (May 30, 2020). The trolley should be coming out of the shed by 10 AM, and is scheduled to run until 4 …

February 7 Valentine Dinner Train Update

A very limited number of tickets remain for our Friday, February 7 Valentine Dinner Train.  Reservation deadline is 4 PM on Tuesday, February 4. Purchase your tickets now by calling 1-800-626-0319, or by going to the “Purchase Tickets” page at www.bsvrr.com.

Another departure added for our Valentine Dinner Trains

Seating remains for our special Valentine Dinner Train on Friday, February 7th. And, as other departures have sold out, another Valentine Dinner Train has been added, this time on Thursday, February 13th. You and your sweetheart will take a 2+ hour ride, and dine on your choice of Ribeye Steak, Iowa Chop, Spinach-Ricotta Stuffed Chicken …

Valentine Dinner Trains are selling out

Time is running out to make your reservations for this year’s Valentine Dinner Trains at the Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad. At this time (11:00 AM, 1/24/20), two tickets remain for our train on Friday, February 14. More tickets are available for trains on February 7 and February 8, but they are selling quickly. Our …

12/14/19 Santa Express

Crews are in the process of getting locomotives moved into place, and today’s Santa Express trains will be operating as scheduled. While today’s trains have sold out, tickets still remain for tomorrow’s 10:30 AM departure. Tickets may be purchased by clicking here. While you are at the depot, be sure to stop by the depot …