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Durbin and Greenbrier Valley Railroad - Cass Scenic Railroad

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242 Main St, Cass Scenic Railroad State Park, Cass, WV 24927-9130
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an absolute gem! We took the longer bald knob trip, and I already want to go back. It was so serene, nostalgic, and the best part was hearing the heartfelt stories from conductor Josh. His family's history is with this railroad, and the personal...More

Thank Barb S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the 11-mile trip through the mountain from Cass to Whittaker. The scenery, with the leaves just beginning to change and the many waterfalls along the way, was gorgeous. It rained most of the time but it didn't bother anyone even though the train...More

Thank PatinSC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a huge train fan, this was a ride I knew about and was on my bucket list. We ended up having perfect weather. It was a little warm, but the cool air of the woods felt like natures A/C. The woods are very pretty...More

Thank Eric T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I traveled over 4.5 hours from Maryland to take the CASS Scenic Railroad trip to Bald Knob. The weather was crummy (and had been for a while across the Mid-Atlantic states). But that was a minor concern once we were traveling up...More

Thank nmozzie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been looking forward to this trip for months and were not disappointed! Even the foggy drizzling rain didnt dampen our spirits! We decided on the shop tour. To see how they restore these old locomotives plus keep them maintained was very informative. My...More

Thank daniela r
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The Cass Scenic Railroad is one of three scenic railways in the Elkins/Durbin/Cass area, with multiple trips from each of the three depots. You can find all of the routes online. We took the Bald Knob excursion out of Cass, a four-hour ride to an...More

2  Thank ConnecticutLocavore
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Nice train ride along a very scenic river in West Virginia. It was cool to see the old Heisler locomotive in action. there were a number of families on the ride who had a good time. We saw deer and a bald eagle on the...More

1  Thank Cvillboy
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Very nice relaxing ride up to Bald Knob being pushed by very unique engines. Lunch was provided and a stop on the way back down gave the opportunity to purchase snacks/drinks/etc. and look at an old lumber camp recreation. Narration during trip gave a good...More

Thank sightseer55
Reviewed 25 July 2018

The Durbin Rocket (which only goes about 5 miles per hour) is a small train pulled by an old coal-fired steam logging engine along a riverside track from the small town of Durbin, WV. An open car, open-side car, and caboose all make it easy...More

Thank J0hn_and_Vivian
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Even though we were prepared to have a dismally wet trip, the skies cleared and our group of 6 enjoyed the Whittaker Trip. It was the perfect duration of train ride (we had two young children) and was really nice to get out and stretch...More

Thank Annie G
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