Tennessee Valley Railroad ~ Chattanooga Tennessee
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BackBrakeBilly
N 35° 04.017 W 085° 12.373
16S E 663561 N 3881938
Quick Description: Tennessee Valley Railroad in Chattanooga Tennessee.
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 10/8/2007 8:14:00 PM
Waymark Code: WM2BW1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 138

Long Description:
Relive the golden age of railroading. Experience the classic Missionary Ridge Local, take an all-day excursion to Summerville, Georgia, or see the beautiful Hiwassee River Gorge.
All this and more at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, the largest operating historic railroad in the Southeast!
The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum is proud to offer a wide variety of rides to suit your needs. For a quick trip, our Missionary Ridge Local takes only 55 minutes but packs all sorts of excitement from a ride through a Civil War era tunnel to a guided tour of our restoration shop. Looking for something a little longer? Try our Chickamauga Turn, a 5-1/2 hour roundtrip ride to historic Chickamauga, Ga.
Engine Type: Tourist line has more than one engine of various types

Gauge of Railway: Standard Gage

Approximate Adult Fare: 50.00 (listed in local currency)

Approximate Child Fare: 20.00 (listed in local currency)

Type: Spur (out and back)

Length of Route: multiple routes

Dates of Operation: From: 1/1/2007 To: 12/31/2007

Key Attractions:
Grand Junction Depot, Two Roundtables, Historic Tunnel along with a great number of historic sites along the routes.

Does this Scenic Railroad Provide: Brunch, Lunch or Dinner Trains?: yes

Railroad Website: [Web Link]

Frequency of departures: Not listed

Visit Instructions:

Provide a picture of something with the train. Possible photos include the entertainment on board the train, the train itself at any location along the route, a picture of the scenery with part of the train in view, the kids borrowing the engineer’s hat. Show us you had a good time visiting the train. If the train isn't running when you visit get a photo of one of the many railway related items that can be found in locations like this.

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