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Kettle Valley Steam Railway

18404 Bathville Rd, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z0, Canada
+1 250-494-8422
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Excellent tour and very reasonably priced.

A must do - was absolutely lots of fun with great view of the valley and lake. Staff were all very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
shirleyliggett
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Victoria, Canada
Awesome experience, DO NOT miss!!

We went on the great train robbery experience and it was excellent. A two hour very scenic train... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christy C
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Shag Harbour, Canada
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  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
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“banjo player” (53 reviews)
“train robbery” (30 reviews)
“open air” (19 reviews)
LOCATION
18404 Bathville Rd, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z0, Canada
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+1 250-494-8422
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A must do - was absolutely lots of fun with great view of the valley and lake. Staff were all very helpful and a wealth of knowledge of the history of the railroad

Thank shirleyliggett
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the great train robbery experience and it was excellent. A two hour very scenic train ride on the steam train that ended with the train being robbed by the Garnett Valley Gang on horseback. Then back to the station for a delicious...More

Thank Christy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am from Downunder and we have nothing like this train ride in Aus. It was very memorable, lovely ride with great scenery. They offer diffetent typed of trips at different prices accordingly. If you can go on the 2 hour trip. You get a...More

Thank Oldcrusty1956
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Steam engine is amazing and the ride and education on the way was great. We booked on their website, quick and easy.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Joined the train robbery tour. It was definitely an unique experience not to be missed. The actors are also all volunteers and the proceeds of the 'robbery' go to local charities, which is really neat!

Thank Leanne C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Make sure to reserve your tickets in advance to ensure you get a seat. In the hot summer months the outside cars are best to get a breeze. If it's a cooler day though a light jacket would be advisable. The conductor was very knowledgeable...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful family outing . Great fun for all ages ! Enjoy the breathtaking scenery while being serenaded by a banjo player .

Thank ms_long_legs
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We have done the summer train, and the Christmas train. It's some interesting history, great scenery, and I love trains, so it was perfect! The staff are nice.

Thank _ryansrockets
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The kids will love it ! Must see history fun ! wonderful staff, very comfortable seating great in all weather

Thank 630trav
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Went on the Easter ride. It's great for kids as they had Easter eggs, Easter bunny and even a banjo player on board. However the ride I found it to be slow, the entire length which includes stopping and turning around is about 1.5 hours....More

Thank Il0verice
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denandrick
Do the trains run all year, and how often.
12 October 2016|
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Response from davidwarner | Reviewed this property |
The short answer is spring, summer, fall + part of December; Thursdays through Mondays or Fridays to Mondays. The longer answer is to take a look at their web site. A special feature is their "train robbery + barbeque... More
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Kelly B
Can you bring your pet?
31 July 2016|
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Response from Rod R | Reviewed this property |
No it is not pet friendly in the train
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champion51
can I walk to the start of the trrain trip if I am in downtown Summerland?
17 July 2016|
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Response from Rod R | Reviewed this property |
No you can't
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