About Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway
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A Fantastic day spent in beautiful scenic lake district,this narrow-gauge steam train is one of the gems in the Lakes. The railway is not expensive and very well run by the staff. The journey from Ravenglass to Eskdale is very pleasant as it climbs through...More
Thanks for your review, glad you had a pleasant day.
This working narrow gauge railway is a credit to all involved. We found the museum (free admission) as interesting as the railway itself. For walkers, Ravenglass is a great base and this railway can take you to several start points.
Sounds like you made the most of your day, thanks for the review and I'm sure we will see you again.
I've been on quite a few narrow-gauge steam train railways in my time but this has to be the smallest. Very difficult getting in and out of the tiny carriages unless you want to get frozen stiff sitting in one of the open carriages. But...More
Thanks for the review, 'Laal' Ratty it is for sure, please do visit again.
We decided to take a trip on this little railway some 27 years after our first trip , To say it was raining would be an understatement, our train 12:45 was the last one of the day due to flooding on the track and a...More
Hi Your day was the wettest of the year so far but at least not a washout for you. Dogs are allowed in the downstairs cafe at Dalegarth and on the outside tables at Ravenglass, unfortunately you were unable to take advantage of the Dalegarth...More
A fascinating and well run railway which makes for a lovely day out. The Story of the line is told extremely well in the museum, whilst the stations and stock are well preserved. A good day out
Thanks for your review so glad you enjoyed your day.
This is getting to be an annual trip when we are in the Lake District. Every time the scenery is different. I believe this is a very affordable day out and good value for money. We normally travel from Ravensglass to Boot, 5en wander up...More
Thanks for the review, your plan for the day is a very good one, keep it up.
I visited the Ravenglass and Eskdale Steam Railway with my sister on Saturday 7th October 2017. I found this on the accessible activity leaflet. I must say the wheelchair facilities here are fantastic. (You do need to call ahead if you can) The carriage that...More
Thanks so much for a wonderful review and we are so glad you enjoyed your day.