This ride features two separate mountain grades, an “S” curve tunnel, passage into a 1,500 feet deep canyon with steep, densely forested slopes, and a high bridge over the rushing Shavers Fork of the Cheat River.
This smooth climate-controlled passenger train has gained a reputation as one of the most exciting mountain wilderness excursion rides in the US. The 4-hour, 46 mile round trip departs at 11 AM from the restored Elkins Depot on Railroad Avenue.
This trip culminates at the inspirational “High Falls of Cheat,” an 18′ high, 150′ wide waterfall in one of the most remote and pristine settings in the Eastern United States.
A DELICIOUS LUNCH BUFFET IS INCLUDED IN THE TICKET PRICE!
Concession Buffet-Rolls, Lunch Meats (Ham, Roast Beef & Turkey & Condiments), Pasta Salad, Fruit cup, Potato Chips, Lettuce, Tomato, & Onions, Bread & Butter Pickles. Cookies for Dessert: Chocolate Chip, Sugar & Oatmeal – Drinks include – Iced Tea, Coffee & Water.
GSV MEMBER ticket price is $110.00 and NON-MEMBER PRICE IS $125.00. Prices include bus, train ticket and lunch on the train. We will stop at a restaurant on the way home for dinner.
Each ticketholder will receive a $10 dinner allowance from the GSV Society.
Trip departs Bellaire at 6:15am and will arrive back in Bellaire at about 8:30pm.
Only 55 tickets will be allotted to this trip for this group, so ORDER NOW TO AVOID BEING CLOSED OUT. Send your check or money order to: GSV Society Elkins RR Trip, P.O. Box 145, Bellaire, Ohio 43906. Include the name, address, telephone number of each person who will be included in your party.