Posts Tagged ‘Train Rides in NC’

Comments Off on Ride The Handy Dandy at the Threshers’ Reunion

Ride the Handy Dandy RR and enjoy the Cowboy Show!  Daily Rides: every hour on the hour from 11:00-5:00 Ticket Prices: Adult (ages 12 & up)- $7.00, Child (ages 5-11)- $5.00, Child (4 & younger)-FREE This Locomotive was built in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is a 1942 0-4-0 switch engine built by Porter Locomotive Company. The […]

Comments Off on Track or Treat Halloween Express: 20 years of family fun at New Hope Valley Railway

On the last two Saturdays in October, New Hope Valley Railway (NHVR) will offer train rides and family fun in the rail yard during Track or Treat Halloween Express. This year, marks the 20th year of the family-friendly event, which takes place on Oct. 24 and Oct. 31, with Ghost Train excursions departing at 4, 5:15, 6:30 and 7:45 […]

Who knew that there was such a cool, little train ride down in High Point, NC? Neither did I until we were invited to the American Express company picnic. We were thrilled to find the 24 guage ride that meanders past the lake, around 2 loops and through a tunnel. The park also has a […]