Enjoy an old-fashioned train ride

in Scenic Mt. Washington Valley, NH

Choose Your Historic Train

To Conway – 55 Minutes • 11 Miles


Enjoy an old-fashioned railroading experience as you journey on historic rail routes in vintage passenger cars, with all trains departing from our 1874 station in the middle of North Conway Village.  We are open weekends only at this point in the season for our “Santa’s Holiday Express” trains, with round-trip departures to Conway only at 11:30 & 1:30

Most Scenic! • 5 – 5.5 Hours • 50 – 60 Miles

The Notch Train’s operating season has concluded.  Reservations for 2019 will be available by mid-January.  Enjoy some of the most dramatic natural scenery in the East as you travel through spectacular Crawford Notch – past sheer bluffs cliffs, steep ravines, cascading brooks and streams, panoramic mountain vistas, across Frankenstein Trestle and Willey Brook Bridge – en route to Crawford or Fabyan stations.

Dining at the Railroad

Dining car service has concluded for 2018 and will resume in June.

Relive the Golden Age of Railroading aboard one of our elegant Dining Cars: the Chocorua on the Valley Trains, or the Hattie Evans on the Notch Train.

Enjoy a First-Class dining experience with friendly and attentive service in a unique restaurant where the views are constantly changing.

About Our Excursions

  • Fun for the whole family
  • Vintage, restored locomotives & passenger cars
  • 1 Notch Train route, 2 Valley Train routes
  • Seating Choice: Coach, First Class or Dining Car
  • An authentic railroading experience
Passenger Reviews

"The experience was impressively informative and the people were so friendly, I would recommend this for anyone visiting North Conway or passing through."

-Heather T. via Facebook

Passenger Reviews

"They offer several different routes and 'Class of service" tickets. Very enjoyable and a great way to get an overview of the surrounding countryside."

-Dennis M. via TripAdvisor

Passenger Reviews

"Took the round trip journey to Crawford Notch with lunch on board. Food was excellent and the views absolutely wonderful."

-Geoff B. via TripAdvisor