All aboard for a historic and scenic journey through the majestic mountains and colorful countryside of Western North Carolina; over a sprawling lake, past rushing rivers, through a deep mountain gorge and into dark mountain tunnels. The railroad operates year-round, with schedules varying seasonally. All trains depart Bryson City.
Visit Cherokee, North Carolina for fun in historic proportions.Fishing, golf, tubing, waterfalls, and hiking are just a few of the many vacation treasures you'll find in this Smoky Mountains adventure town. Experience 11,000 years of soul-stirring Cherokee history, culture, art, legend, traditions, and events.