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The Return to Georgia: An Autumn Adventure on the Rails 🚂🍂

As the vibrant hues of reds, oranges, and yellows paint the landscapes, there’s no better way to experience the splendor of autumn than a ride through the Tennessee Valley. And this year, we’re thrilled to announce the return of our much-anticipated train journeys.

The Summerville Steam Special promises a grand kickoff to the Autumn Leaf season. Set your alarms because on Saturday, 9th of September 2023, at the break of dawn, steam legends #4501 and #630 will join forces. Together, they will chug along the mesmerizing Tennessee Valley route to Summerville, Georgia and back. The rhythmic clatter of train wheels, combined with nature’s beauty, offers an experience that’s nothing short of magical. Secure your place aboard this adventure and book online now at Summerville Steam Special Tickets.

The train journeys don’t end there. The Missionary Ridge Local showcases our vintage diesel TAG 80, a true icon of Tennessee Valley local railroad history. Experience the nostalgia of times gone by as the diesel’s roar meets the crisp autumn air. Interested in more than just the view from your window? Ask about the upgrade options for a diesel cab ride. Immerse yourself in an authentic train ride experience. With prices starting at just $24 for adults and $15 for children, it’s an affordable adventure for the whole family. Grab your tickets online for the Missionary Ridge Local at this link.

For those who can’t get enough of the water, the Hiwassee Loop and Copperhill Special out of Delano, Tennessee is your dream come true. As the season paints the landscape, this train takes its passengers along the breathtaking Hiwassee River Gorge. Views of the shimmering river flanked by a riot of fall colors promise an unforgettable experience. Don’t miss out on these rides, available both on Saturday, 9th September at 9:30 am and on Sunday, 10th September at 1:30 pm (Eastern). Secure your spots now at Hiwassee Loop and Copperhill Special Tickets.

Plan your autumn adventure now, because the train waits for no one. All aboard! 🚂🍂🎉