Purchase train ride tickets to the Big South Fork Scenic Railway by using the ticket window above.
The K&T Special excursion operates from the months of April to October. Travel into the Daniel Boone Forest and Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area on a three-hour expedition, where you’ll see natural wonders and descend over 600 feet in elevation!
Tickets for the excursion also include admission for the McCreary County Museum.
You can see specific schedule details for the K&T Special rail excursions by clicking the link here.
During the month of November, the Big South Fork Scenic Railway offers the special “Run to the Gorge” excursion, a two-hour trip that takes you into the gorge at the Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area.
The excursion makes a 30-minutes stop at Blue Heron Coal Mining Camp. Don’t miss the seasonal foliage and historic scenery!
Finally, the be sure to get your tickets EARLY for the Polar Express Train in December! Departing from the Stearns Depot, everyone in the family will enjoy meeting Santa, singing songs, and experiencing the joy of the Christmas season!
You can find more information about the Polar Express by clicking the link here.
Food options for the various rail excursions can be found at the Big South Fork Scenic Railway website here.