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ALL ABOARD! JULY 27 AND AUGUST 24 JUST ADDED TO THE SUMMERVILLE STEAM SPECIAL 2024 SCHEDULE

New Summer Date for the Summerville Steam Special!

All Aboard! New Dates Added for the Summerville Steam Special in 2024

We’re thrilled to announce that the Summerville Steam Special has added two new dates to its 2024 schedule! Join us on July 27th and August 24th for an unforgettable journey through the picturesque foothills of North Georgia from Chattanooga, TN to Summerville, GA. This train ride is perfect for families, history enthusiasts, and anyone seeking a unique travel experience.

Journey Description:

  • Departure and Arrival: Departing from the Grand Junction depot in Chattanooga at 9:00 AM ET and returning at approximately 6:00 PM ET, this full-day trip offers plenty of time to soak in the stunning views and enjoy travel straight from the “Golden Age of Railroading.”
  • Historic Locomotives: The Summerville Steam Special features vintage steam locomotives, providing an authentic experience reminiscent of the golden age of railroading.
  • Route: The route through the Georgia foothills is filled with history and beautiful hill country views, making it a perfect setting for a day of exploration and nostalgia.

Questions and Answers:

  1. What can I expect during the Summerville Steam Special ride?
    • Passengers can expect a scenic and leisurely journey through beautiful North Georgia and the opportunity to explore the quaint town of Summerville.
  2. Are there any special activities in Summerville?
    • Yes, upon arrival in Summerville, passengers can explore local shops, dine in charming restaurants, and enjoy the small-town atmosphere. The town is known for its rich history and welcoming community.
  3. How do I book tickets for the Summerville Steam Special?
    • Tickets can be booked directly through the Tennessee Valley Railroad’s official website. Early booking is recommended to secure your spot on this popular ride.

Seize the opportunity to embark on a historic adventure this summer. Book your tickets for the Summerville Steam Special and create memories that will last a lifetime.

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