Departure Dates:

Summer Schedule:

July 2nd - August 30th:
Thursday - Sunday
Departs: 9:30am

July 11th - August 29th:
Departs: 9:30am & 12:00pm

Fall Schedule:

Thursday - Sunday
September 3rd- October 24th
Departs: 9:30am

September 12th - October 24th
Departs: 9:30am & 12:00pm

Additional Departures:

Thursday, September 17th
Departs: 12:00pm

Columbus Day

Monday, October 12th
Departs: 9:30am

Ticket Prices:

$17.00/Seniors (62+)
$13.00/Youth (2-12)

* One way Ticket

Travel through forests, over rivers and streams, seeing all the hidden beauties of the Adirondacks. Enjoy a relaxing brunch or lunch (not included) at the Big Moose Station. A fun-filled outing for people of all ages!

This trip is approximately 45 minutes each way and allows 1 1/4 hours for your meal. Total trip duration is approximately 2 hours.

This trip is not handicapped accessible.

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • Q: Does the train bring me back to the station?
  • A: Yes, all trips are round trips, with the exception of the Bike & Rail trip. The Bike & Rail drops you off at a trailhead in Big Moose or at Carter Station where you can bike back to the station.

  • Q: Does the train have restrooms?
  • A: Yes, the train and station both have restrooms. Restrooms on the train may not be handicapped accessible.

  • Q: Does the train sell food on board?
  • A: Yes, there is a cafe car on board. All trains going to Big Moose do stop at the Big Moose Station restaurant.<

  • Q: Do you sell food at the station?
  • A: No. Although the Thendara station sells bottles of water and candy bars, the gift shop primarily carries Adirondack Railroad souvenirs and toys.

  • Q: Do you still run if it is raining?
  • A: Yes, the train does run in the rain and all cars, including the open air car, are covered.

  • Q: Can I bring alcohol on the train?
  • A: No, sorry but we do sell beer and wine our of our cafe car.

  • Q: Do you have an ATM?
  • A: No, there is no ATM at the station. Both our gift shop and ticket window are able to accept credit and debit cards.