Motorcar Rides

Experience what it was like to ride the line in the golden age of railroading aboard our authentically restored motorcars.

Two excursions are available, each crossing the 156′ tall Bass Point Creek High Bridge and the 800′ long Des Moines River Bridge.

Excursions depart our depot Saturdays at 10 AM (Memorial Day Weekend through October 31)

Trackman Excursion: $25

A one hour ride from Boone to the river bottom and return.

Section Foreman Excursion: $40

A two hour ride through the river valley to the end of our line

at Wolf and return.

Additional Information

  • Prepaid reservations are required. Call 1-800-626-0319.
  • Must be at least 10 years old to ride.
  • Persons under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult.