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TVRM Welcomes Burke Christian Tours: Crafting Unique Train Adventures Together

All Aboard with Burke Christian Tours: A Memorable Journey on the Missionary Ridge Local at TVRM

At the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum (TVRM), we recently had the pleasure of hosting the esteemed Burke Christian Tours for a memorable ride on our Missionary Ridge Local. This signature journey, replete with history and scenic vistas, was enriched by the enthusiasm and joy of the Burke Christian Tours group. Their experience served as a testament to the magic and allure of the train journeys we offer.

For those seeking a unique tour outing, TVRM offers customizable train experiences tailored to fit group needs. Whether it’s a historical deep dive, a scenic adventure, or a themed journey, we craft experiences that go beyond mere travel. For details and bookings, we encourage groups to connect with us, ensuring their adventure is both bespoke and unforgettable.

Reach out to us at 423-894-8028 or [email protected] for more information.

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Missionary Ridge Local Train Ride

January 1, 2024 - December 31, 2024 EDT

Embark on a journey aboard our historic short-line locomotive! Our most regularly scheduled voyages, fondly known as “The Local,” initiate from our distinguished Grand Junction Station, heading towards East Chattanooga. Here, you’ll enjoy a stopover featuring an intriguing demonstration of a classic turntable, followed by a tour of our workshop.

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Hiwassee Loop

May 3, 2024 - November 11, 2024 EDT

Embark on a remarkable 50-mile journey through the picturesque lower Hiwassee River gorge, culminating at the peak of the iconic Hiwassee Loop—a unique rail marvel found only in Farner, Tennessee, and just six locations across North America. Experience this 5-hour trip with no layovers, immersing in the history.

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From $70

Copperhill Special

May 5, 2024 - November 23, 2024 EDT

Embark on the Copperhill Train Ride, an extensive 94-mile round trip journey traversing the lower Hiwassee River Gorge and the unique Hiwassee Loop, culminating in the paired cities of Copperhill, Tennessee, and McCaysville, Georgia. Enjoy a self-paced lunch during a 90-minute layover, making your day-long adventure a memorable one.