Scenic Train Rides
Experience the beauty of Almost Heaven on the rails with a train ride at Cass Scenic Railroad State Park. These excursions preserve a booming era in West Virginia history when steam-driven locomotives were an essential part of everyday life. Listen to the sound of the engines chug along through the mountains as you admire the stunning views.
Cass Scenic Railroad State Park offers excursions that take you back in time. Hop aboard as a historic steam-powered locomotive transports you on either a 2-hour trip to Whittaker Station or a 4.5-hour round trip to Bald Knob, on the highest peaks in West Virginia. Witness breathtaking views and learn more about the rich history that filled the mountains on the Bald Knob excursion, a visitor favorite
Make a stop at the Cass Company Store gift shop, open daily, grab a bite at The Last Run Restaurant and Soda Fountain, and wind down with an overnight stay at one of the historic company houses. The restored company houses can accommodate 2 to 14 people. Train rides depart seasonally Tuesdays through Sundays, along with several other special events throughout the year.