Thomas the Tank Engine will be stopping in Boone very soon! Join us on September 10-11 and 16-18 for our Day Out with Thomas event. There are plenty activities to take part in, including the train ride, a magician, musician, games, several model railroad displays, a ride on the electric trolley, and so much more. …
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There’s only one place in Iowa where you can get dinner with this view! Our dinner trains are now boarding on Friday and Saturday at 5 PM through the end of October. Reservations are required, and may be made online at http://bsvrr.com, or by calling 515-432-4249.
This coming Saturday, May 28th, the Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad officially kicks off its 2022 season. On Saturday, we resume our normal schedule, offering train rides on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays (closed Monday through Wednesday, with only our business office open to take your phone calls). Saturday’s departures include our 11 am Wolf …
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This year’s Easter Bunny Express, as well as our remaining Sunset BBQ Dinner Trains, have all sold out. Tickets still remain for our 1:30 PM Fraser Train and our 5:00 PM Dinner Train on Saturday, May 7, 2022. Prepaid reservations are required. To purchase tickets, visit bsvrr.com/tickets, or call (515) 432-4249.
Tickets for this year’s Easter Bunny Express train are on sale now! On Saturday, April 9th at 10:00 AM, the Easter Bunny Express takes you for an approximately one hour train ride through the Des Moines River Valley with the hippity-hoppity-happy rabbit, as well as a hunt for Easter eggs. Tickets are $20 per person, …
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All Valentine Dinner Trains for our 2022 season have sold out. As an alternative, perhaps you would like to try our popular Sunset BBQ Dinner Trains operating in March and April. Prepaid reservations are required for all trains. Check availability and purchase tickets at bsvrr.com/tickets, or call (515) 432-4249.
Today’s (12/11/21) Santa Express trains are operating as scheduled. Please arrive at the depot one hour prior to departure. Don’t miss the train — it departs promptly at the advertised departure time. All aboard!
Tonight’s (12/10/21) Santa Express train is operating as scheduled. The train departs promptly at 6:00 PM. All aboard!
Tickets for our 2021 Santa Express Trains are on sale now. Phone lines are very busy. Please keep in mind that tickets may also be purchased online, at bsvrr.com/tickets.