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ALL ABOARD FOR LABOR DAY WEEKEND IN CHATTANOOGA!

Celebrate the long weekend in style! In Chattanooga, the Missionary Ridge Local is prepped and ready to roll, showcasing the magnificent 119-year-old steam engine, #630.

Join us for the Evening Ridge Runner available on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, departing precisely at 7:00 pm. Allow the rhythmic chugging of the train and the scenic beauty to wash away the hustle and bustle of daily life.

Venturing from our Delano station? Prepare for a treat. Both the Hiwassee Loop and the Copperhill Special are on the schedule. As you wind through the tracks, you’ll be privy to breathtaking views of East Tennessee as it slowly dons its autumnal colors.

Whether you’re a train enthusiast or just looking for a unique way to enjoy the holiday weekend, the Tennessee Valley Railroad has something for everyone. So why wait? Grab your tickets and hop onboard for an unforgettable journey.

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Missionary Ridge Local Train Ride

January 1, 2024 - December 31, 2024 EST

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.