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Alberta Prairie Railway Excursions

Stettler, Alberta T0C 2L0, Canada
+1 403-742-2811
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Teddy Bear Special - enjoyed by all ages!

From the moment we were greeted by a clown giving parking directions our entire day was set up for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rhonda H
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Grande Prairie
Double-Header Adventure!

Top notch! If you love trains, history and adventure this is definitely a MUST DO! We rode the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
M G
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“big valley” (78 reviews)
“train robbery” (19 reviews)
“open air car” (13 reviews)
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Stettler, Alberta T0C 2L0, Canada
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+1 403-742-2811
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we were greeted by a clown giving parking directions our entire day was set up for smiles and wonderful experiences! I planned this family vacation for the experience of riding a train but it was so much more than expected! I definitely...More

Thank Rhonda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Top notch! If you love trains, history and adventure this is definitely a MUST DO! We rode the double-header excursion on June 30th - departing and 4pm; returning at 9:30pm. It was perfect in every way! Riding in the open air car was wonderful -...More

Thank M G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The train ride is a must if you get down Stettler, AB way. The price is fair and the enjoyable experience is priceless, the meal was very very good and well balanced and the staff of the train, entertainers and the town folks of Big...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 17 June 2017

You will love this adventure, even if you are a big old chicken like me or are prone to Panic attacks/Anxiety.Everyone here will make sure you know you are safe so you can enjoy everything going on around you.I am a big old chicken and...More

Thank ldreamsi
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This trip is great for train enthusiasts. I would recommend it for families with kids around 5-10 years old, or for people over 60 who want to relax. We had kids under 5, and kids around 7-16 years old. The kids got bored. The on...More

1  Thank Melanie R
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Was given a gift certificate for the Steam train as a birthday gift. We wanted an adult’s only experience but unfortunately they were all full. So we took a family one and had a wonderful time. Prior to departure I was able to get some...More

1  Thank SafetyBob2015
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Highly recommend it as a truly Albertan adventure to take. We went for our Anniversary. The characters were so authentic, loved the gun fight, the entertainment, and the visit to Big Valley with the wonderful meal. Would did it again and highly recommend the steam...More

1  Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Just got off of The Polar Express and it was a wonderful experience! We will definitely go back again next year! Everything from start to finish was very well done and all of the staff made such a magical Christmas experience for our little girl....More

2  Thank Globetrotting99
Reviewed 10 December 2016

It was a pity that the "North Pole"is only on the one side of the track not so easy to see if you sit on the left side of the train going there. Something to think about when you are booking tickets, but it is...More

Thank Itchytwiggy
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Wife and I boarded the train back in the summer and absolutely loved it. we booked early in the season for the trip and somehow lucked out and was able to sit in one of the more upper end rail cars with softer cloth seats....More

1  Thank wereadytogo
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Nearby Attractions
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5 reviews
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31.64 km away
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5 reviews
33.87 km away
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80ekldml
25 August 2016|
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Response from mpcrozier | Reviewed this property |
there are bathrooms and there are snacks but you can take snack good with you. if you are stopping for dinner it is in a little town and there is lots available. there are also big box grocery stores in Stettler close to... More
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80ekldml
25 August 2016|
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karrocks11
10 August 2015|
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Casual dress is the norm, some dress up a little more and some are more casual than others! You can wear western wear if you want to get into it a little more. The passenger cars have windows that open and they also have a... More
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