We went on the 30th so the Halloween trains were running. The stations and train were decorated and there were lots of dressed up characters! There were also some colouring activities and goody bags which were great as we had a bit of a wait for the train. They were diesel hauled that day which we didn't know, apparently steam... 更多
A short scenic ride along the valley and back. Our train was hauled by diesel locomotive. Thanks to the staff and volunteers for making it a good little trip. Exhibition and display just by the station - good to visit.
A wonderful experience. Excellent, friendly and informative staff. The scenery is magnificent and the lemon drizzle cake in the cafe is to die for. I am sure visitors of all ages would enjoy a visit to this railway.
We visited this railway about 14 years ago when i was younger and now i have my own little one i thought it would be great to stop off and see how it was now. Overcast and windy day but the carriages are well set up to protect users from the elements. Very nice scenery and the staff i spoke... 更多
Visited the railway on a very cold and wintry day. We were greeted by the very enthusiastic and knowledgeable volunteers who help to run the railway. A very enjoyable ride on the train and we spotted lots of deer on the way. We arrived back at Alston and visited the café for a very welcome hot drink and slice of... 更多
We went on this twice whist staying at Haggs Bank. You can take your dog (s) as well, a brilliant nostalgic ride through stunning countryside. We oppted to walk back due to the abundance of wild raspberries. The little cafe on the station has good food and it is worth while visiting the the Hub museum.
Ok look, this isn't a high tech, push buttons for holographic tutorials, hyperloop rolercoaster type place for those seeking adrenaline fuelled excitement..But.. If what you're looking for is to step into history, immerse yourself into fabulous scenery and watch the excited faces of your kids as they catch steam, shout at sheep and laugh at cows...This is the place for... 更多