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Cass Scenic Railroad State Park

State Route 28/92, Cass, WV
+1 304-456-4300
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A pilgrimage for train lovers

Being that I am huge fan of historic trains and especially the steam variety, my wonderful bride... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
John F
Manassas, Virginia
Nice trip

Before you board the train, they give you a "hobo" lunch in a paper sack. It consisted of a roll... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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State Route 28/92, Cass, WV
+1 304-456-4300
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Being that I am huge fan of historic trains and especially the steam variety, my wonderful bride arranged for us to visit for a combined birthday present for me and an anniversary trip for us. It was a total and complete success. We are definitely...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Before you board the train, they give you a "hobo" lunch in a paper sack. It consisted of a roll, lunch meat and cheese, a bag of chips and 2 cookies. Once on the train they gave you bottled water. The trip up to Bald...More

1  Thank luvdance46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This trip to Bald Knob took 5 hours and 5 minutes. We spent 20 minutes at the top, leaving 4 hours and 45 minutes to accomplish the 22 mile round trip to the top. That was way too long for what it was. I had...More

2  Thank Dini35
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cass Scenic Railroad is a trip into the bygone days of steam powered locomotives. Having the opportunity to ride on one of the old trains is a great experience in its own right, but then add the beauty of the trip up the mountain to...More

1  Thank Rick O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here in the late fall. The train ride was expensive and not very scenic. It wasn't what I expected. But I love the quiet little town of Cass, WVA...I visit there often and stay at Bear Creek Lodge...the staff at the lodge are...More

Thank JoAnne W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A gem in the mountains of WV. Ride to Bald is about 2+ hours with a generous bag lunch. Be prepared for the smoke and soot of a steam locomotive. The only complaint is the hard benches.

Thank Rudyfs2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The scenic ride from Cass to Bald Knob (elevation about 4,850 feet) takes 3 hours going up (with water stop, and lunch) and about 2 hours going back down. As explained by the "conductor", the early 1900 Shay engine which pushes/pulls the open air passenger...More

1  Thank WVJeff304
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

family trip(children 4 and 2) took 2 1/2 hour trip 1/2 way up mountain. my kids love trains and were very excited to go on a steamy. it rained on way up mountain and stopped right before we arrived cooling things nicely. staff was very...More

Thank wernerblei
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the time I contacted reservations a week before our trip until we left the free museum after our trip, we had a most enjoyable experience. There were 17 of us in ages ranging from 5 to 88. The trip from Cass to Whitaker station...More

2  Thank jpeter4798
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the train ride the Conductor Josh was funny and full of knowledge about the train, the mountain and the logging history. We are looking forward to coming back and spending the night on top of Bald Knob Mountain in the Caboose. It was...More

1  Thank cherylhamilton1225
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29 March 2017|
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Response from iluvsoccer | Reviewed this property |
We were on a car that had a restroom. I believe you can choose what car you want to be on, and I chose the one with the rest room. Check out the website for more details.
8 October 2016|
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Response from Albert L | Reviewed this property |
You might try online. I did not have any coupons for me trip on the train when I went. You might also try local area they may have some for you.