I'll have to agree with the others who badmouthed the ride - it's not all that "scenic" and is a relatively short trip. If you happen to get on a train that's being pulled by a steam locomotive, it's worth it, though. Clouds of steam and the sweet sound of the steam whistle are very cool.
The real highlight was the Museum stop at the middle of the ride. In addition to several old steam locomotives that you can get up close and personal with (you can even enter the cab of one of them!), they have displays of old logging artifacts and logging equipment, such as a giant steam-powered "donkey" that was used to lift heavy logs onto railroad cars. The volunteers who man the exhibits are extremely friendly and enthusiastic and will ply you with all of the information you can stand! The museum is a work in progress and will only get better, as time goes on.
Although I'm not a train buff, it was extremely interesting to see all of those old engines, many of which were actually manufactured here in the Northwest. Some of them look like they were made in somebody's garage. In fact, they probably were! It was interesting to find that one of the locomotives in the covered area was warm to the touch. The volunteer I talked to said the engine had been used to pull the train a few days before. The steam engines take 3-4 days to cool down after being used!
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