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Fall is fast approaching, and if predictions are anything to go by, this season’s colors are set to be spectacular! As the landscape transforms into a vibrant palette of reds, oranges, and golds, there’s no better way to experience the beauty of autumn than aboard the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum’s (TVRM) Hiwassee River Rail Adventure.

A Journey through the Cherokee National Forest

The Hiwassee River Rail Adventure takes you on a thrilling ride through the Cherokee National Forest, offering sweeping views of the Hiwassee River Gorge and surrounding landscapes. The tranquil forest, combined with the historical charm of the train ride, promises a memorable experience for all ages.

Experience the Colors Up Close

Autumn’s breathtaking colors are a natural spectacle, and the Hiwassee River Rail Adventure provides an unparalleled opportunity to immerse yourself in their beauty. As the train winds its way through the forest and along the river’s edge, you’ll have a front-row seat to nature’s vibrant display. Whether capturing the scenery on camera or simply enjoying the view, the colors of fall are sure to leave you enchanted.

A Great Train Ride

But it’s not just the scenery that makes this adventure so special. The Hiwassee River Rail Adventure is renowned for its enjoyable train ride, providing a comfortable and nostalgic journey back in time. With knowledgeable guides on board to share fascinating insights about the area’s history, flora, and fauna, the trip is as educational as it is beautiful.

Plan Your Adventure

With most predictions indicating a great color season, tickets for the Hiwassee River Rail Adventure are likely to sell quickly. To ensure your spot on this popular excursion, we recommend booking your tickets early:

  • When: The Hiwassee River Rail Adventure runs throughout the fall, but timing your ride to coincide with peak colors can enhance the experience.
  • Where: Departing from Delano, Tennessee, the ride takes you through the picturesque Cherokee National Forest.
  • How: Tickets are available online or at our ticket office. Don’t miss out; secure your seat today!