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Sit Back. Relax.

Ride a Train.

Current Time in Tell City, IN

Scenic Train Rides & Special Events
Based in Tell City, Indiana

About Our Train

Climb aboard our vintage train and enjoy a leisurely journey across parts of the Ohio River banks and other natural settings throughout Perry and Spencer Counties in Southern Indiana. 

This service is a cooperative effort hosted by the Scenic Lincoln Way, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization and STEM Rail, LLC, a railroad company based out of Indianapolis, IN. 


Experiences in 2021

 

Ticket to Ride

Tell City Depot


333 7th Street
Tell City, IN 47586

Good for passage on a single 

scenic train ride through

Southern Indiana.

Outlaw
Limited

Once per month through October.

Duration: 1.5 Hours

Climb aboard for this thrilling train ride adventure back to the Wild West!   Get caught up in a "real" train robbery and watch as an authentic Wild West shootout takes place between the lawmen and bandits.

$25 - $35

Independence
Day Trains

July 3rd & 4th

Duration: 3+ Hours

Celebrate our country's independence aboard the Independence Day Flyer and take a relaxing journey along the Ohio River region of Southern Indiana from the Tell City Depot to historic Troy, IN and back. Stretch your legs during a 60 minute lay over in Troy and enjoy a visit with the local artisans and vendors at this 4th of July celebration festival on the Ohio River waterfront. 

*Fireworks train departs at 7PM*

$25 - $35

PUMPKIN
PATCH EXPRESS

October

Duration: 2 Hours

Take a short ride to the pumpkin patch and have fun with your children, searching for the perfect Jack-o-Lantern.

 

Visit the patch, take your time, then catch the train back to the depot.

Enjoy all of the fun festive fall activities at the pumpkin patch.

$ 25-$35

CANDY CANE

EXPRESS

November - December

Duration: 1 Hour 15 Minutes

Bring your family and join Santa Claus for a fun-filled time on the railroad.

 

When the reindeer aren’t pulling Santa’s sleigh, our train becomes his sleigh!
 

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Safari Train

Weekends in June

Duration: 2 Hours

Join us for an exciting safari weekend full of adventure, activities and beautiful views along the Ohio River region of Southern Indiana, from the Tell City Depot to historic Troy and back. Stretch your legs during a brief 30 minute lay over in Troy and enjoy the scenery of the Mighty Ohio River.

$25+

TROY

EXPLORER

Weekends March - Sept.

Duration: 2 Hours

Climb aboard our extended weekend rail excursion. Departing from the Tell City, IN, each train provides a chance for passengers to sit back, relax, and take in the sites of Southern Indiana.

$25 +

FALL FOLIAGE

FLYER

October & November

Duration: 2 Hours

Enjoy the magnificence of Southern Indiana's Autumn by riding the train during the changing of the leaves. 

$25-$35

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NEW YEAR

EXPRESS

December 31

Duration: 3+ Hours

Ring in the new year aboard the area's ONLY New Year party train!

This extended journey is a wonderful way to celebrate new beginning with your friends and family!

Ages 21+ only.

$ 75+

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Birthday
Express

Most weekends through November.

Duration: 2 Hours

Join us for an exciting safari weekend full of adventure, activities and beautiful views along the Ohio River region of Southern Indiana, from the Tell City Depot to historic Troy and back. Stretch your legs during a brief 30 minute lay over in Troy and enjoy the scenery of the Mighty Ohio River.

$25+

Lincoln Flyer

Last Weekend of the Month

Duration: 3.5 Hours

Enjoy the pure, unadulterated landscape of Southern Indiana from aboard our train.

Departing from Evanston, Indiana, this long scenic journey will whisk you away on a relaxing weekend getaway.

 

We look forward to seeing you on these longer trips next year!

$35+

NIGHTMARE

EXPRESS

Saturday Nights Oct. 2-30

Duration: 1 Hour

Celebrate Halloween any style you want. Rides will depart from the Tell City Depot.

 

Daytime rides will be child-friendly, while the nighttime rides will be downright scary! Parental discretion is advised for nighttime rides.

$ 25-$35

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Trips Every Weekend

March - December 2021

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