News Archives

2005 Archive

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November 19 , 2005

A limited number of unsold group tickets for the North Pole Limited were returned last week. This has caused a number of seats on various trips to become available. Check our North Pole Limited page for more information.

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October 13 , 2005

More North Pole Limited trips have sold out. Over half, 16 of 26, trips have completely sold out. Of the remaining 10, most of them are nearly sold out too.

Don't be left on the platform! Click here to find out more and for our downloadable order form.

Night Photo Shoot

The Saturday, September 24th, night photo shoot was a great success. Thanks to all who participated!

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September 7, 2005

More North Pole Limited trips have sold out. Both trips for December 3rd, 10th, and 17th have sold out.

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August 30, 2005

Another North Pole Limited trip has sold out. The 5:30 PM December 17th trip is now sold out. Seating still remains on the 7:30 PM trip.

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August 24, 2005

Both trips for the December 10th North Pole Limited have sold out.

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August 6, 2005

Another North Pole Limited trip has sold out. All available tickets for the 5:30 PM December 3rd trip have been purchased.

The Missionary Ridge Local schedule has been extended. Through Labor Day, September 5th, weekday trips will run at the full schedule (5 daily departures from our Grand Junction Station). See our Missionary Ridge Local page for departure times.

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August 1, 2005

Do to its popularity, the Chickamauga Turn schedule has been extended to include all of August. Tickets sold in advance or by walk-up.

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July 27, 2005

Tickets for the North Pole Limited have been on sale for less than a month and we already have our first sold out trip to announce. The 5:30 PM trip on December 10th has sold out!

Don't be left on the platform, get your tickets now!

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June 9, 2005

Two Pullman sections and two coach seats have opened up on Saturday's (June 11th) Steam all the Way excursion. Call our office to reserve them now!

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June 4, 2005

North Pole Limited tickets now on sale! The downloadable order form will be available on approximately June 6.

The June 11th Steam all the Way has sold out.

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May 25, 2005

Pops in the Park is only a few days away! This year features the 101st Airborne Division Band and special guest and Master of Ceremonies Ed McMahon.

Ticket update: Advanced tickets are no longer being sold. Plenty of tickets will be available for sale at Grand Junction Station throughout the day on Saturday up until departure time. General admission coach seats and a limited number of Pullman "section" seats in semi-private areas will be for sale.

Click here for more information.

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May 19, 2005

TVRM is proud to announce that this year we'll be hosting the Tourist Railway Association's annual convention. TRAIN members looking for convention and registration information, please click here to go to the TRAIN 2005 Convention pages.

Notice: The TRAIN 2005 Convention is for members of the Tourist Railway Association only. Thank you.

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May 14, 2005

Remember, in two short weeks the annual Pops in the Park will be held at Wilder Tower in the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. This year it features the 101st Airborne Division Band.

Don't get stuck in traffic! Take the train!

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March 12, 2005

The 2005 operating season has commenced! With departures daily, any day is a great day to come ride our Missionary Ridge Local. Weekends it is pulled by steam locomotive 610 on the full schedule. Weekdays from now through May 27, it departs on a limited schedule pulled by one of our vintage diesels. Click here for more details.

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February 1, 2005

Day Out With Thomas tickets now on sale! Thomas the Tank Engine will be visiting Chattanooga and the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum April 22, 23, 24, 29, 30, and May 1. Click here for more details.

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January 19, 2005

The 2005 operating schedule has been announced. Click here for an interactive schedule calendar.

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December 12, 2004

Leigh Shelle Hunt of the Chattanooga Times Free Press has created a wonderful still photo movie and photo gallery of the TVRM. Click here to view it. (Quicktime player needed.)

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