ALL ABOARD FOR A TRIP BACK IN TIME!
OUR HISTORIC TRAINS RUN ON SELECT WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS
Welcome to the official homepage of the Sumpter Valley Railroad!
When planning a summer visit to northeast Oregon, be sure to add the Sumpter Valley Railroad to your travel itinerary. History comes to life aboard the vintage trains as you travel through the heart of gold country in the scenic Sumpter Valley. Running between McEwen and the historic mining town of Sumpter, it’s a guarantee that the whole family will enjoy this relaxing trip back in time without having to leave the comfort of the present.
The Sumpter Valley Railroad is open on select weekends and major holidays, Memorial Day Weekend through the last weekend in September. CLICK HERE for our 2017 calendar. Round trips usually take just over two hours, including a layover in either McEwen or Sumpter. CLICK HERE to see the 2017 schedules and fares for both Regular and Holiday Weekends. There are also many special events throughout the season, ranging from train robberies to photo specials. CLICK HERE for event dates, and to read a brief description of each special.
RESERVE YOUR TICKETS
You can easily make reservations for any train by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your full name, your E-Mail, and the following information:
SVRR Board of
2nd Saturday of the month.
Next meeting scheduled for Sat March 11, 2017 10am at the Baker City Library on Resort street Baker City.
Place and time may vary from month to month.
Volunteer Safety Weekend
May 6 and 7, 2017
Safety Weekend on May 6 and 7, 2017 is a great introduction to becoming an active volunteer at the Sumpter Valley Railroad. Attendees learn about safe operations, rules and regulations, train handling, crew positions, maintenance, equipment and facilities, railway history, and get a friendly meet and greet with your fellow volunteers. You do not need to be a current member, and all ages are welcome to attend, though you must be 18 or older to work on the trains or operate equipment. Lunch will be provided both days, with training getting underway at 9:00 AM at McEwen. There will also be work events on Friday May 5. For more information, please contact us via email at email@example.com
Special Eclipse Train
Monday August 21st. Departing from McEwen at 9:00am. Please see special events page for details on both events
Saturday and Sunday October 28th and 29 th 2017. Please see special events page for details on both events