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Kettle Valley Steam Railway

18404 Bathville Rd, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z0, Canada
+1 250-494-8422
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Great experience

It's a great experience for all ages. The train ride is about 1.5 hours and only go on certain... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2016
Francine0377
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Burnaby
via mobile
A Great Experience

As tourists form the other side of the world we were looking for fun things to do in the area apart... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
Gail A
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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“banjo player” (54 reviews)
“train robbery” (30 reviews)
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LOCATION
18404 Bathville Rd, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z0, Canada
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+1 250-494-8422
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

It's a great experience for all ages. The train ride is about 1.5 hours and only go on certain schedule. They have the schedule on their website and make sure you get there at least 30min before the train leaves. Strongly suggest you arrange for...More

Thank Francine0377
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

As tourists form the other side of the world we were looking for fun things to do in the area apart from the lovely wineries. Wow, such a wonderful trip, friendly staff and very well done. Lucky enough to have a sunny day to soak...More

Thank Gail A
Reviewed 9 July 2016

This is great for kids, but not really what you might call a productive or over the hill fun time for adults. It was okay, and there were some quality scenic pictures to take. However, we thought the train went in a circle, but, the...More

Thank ColinFVWD
Reviewed 8 July 2016

My wife and I took a ride in the morning and were very pleased with the experience. The knowledgeable conductor and banjo player kept us entertained and informed and it was a real treat to ride on an authentic steam engine, one of the few...More

Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Went on it twice in one day! The ONLY, and I mean ONLY, drawback is that it is not long enough! Friendly staff, helpful narration, great scenery. I would recommend this to any railway buff! There is no public transportation to/from the site so you'll...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

It was a nice enough activity, just not overly thrilling. The volunteers are very friendly and Felix is great! He is the musician on the train and I wish we got to hear him more. My son who is 4 was done by the time...More

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

This was a great time. The train ride had some great views and the banjo player added fun especially for the kids. The robbery was more of a show with the horses guns and racing beside the train than we expected. Great for the whole...More

Thank Rod R
Reviewed 29 June 2016

My Wife, Sister-in-Law and myself decided to check out this attraction which is very popular and only operates on weekends during the Summer plus special holidays. The engine is no longer coal fired but has been converted to oil fired so it is still a...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We were looking for a Kettle Valley Railway hiking trail, and in our web searches found this great attraction. Unfortunately we were too late to catch the actual train, but while we were hiking the train returned from its last run of the day, and...More

Thank X S
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Good opportunity to see the beautiful country side, experience travel at a slower pace. Meet people from all over the world.

Thank Monka2016
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denandrick
11 October 2016|
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Response from davidwarner | Reviewed this property |
The short answer is spring, summer, fall + part of December; Thursdays through Mondays or Fridays to Mondays. The longer answer is to take a look at their web site. A special feature is their "train robbery + barbeque... More
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Kelly B
31 July 2016|
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Response from Rod R | Reviewed this property |
No it is not pet friendly in the train
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champion51
17 July 2016|
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Response from Rod R | Reviewed this property |
No you can't
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