ALL ABOARD FOR A TRIP BACK IN TIME!
OUR HISTORIC TRAINS RUN ON SELECT WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS
Welcome to the official homepage of the Sumpter Valley Railroad!
When planning a summer visit to northeast Oregon, be sure to add the Sumpter Valley Railroad to your travel itinerary. History comes to life aboard the vintage trains as you travel through the heart of gold country in the scenic Sumpter Valley. Running between McEwen and the historic mining town of Sumpter, it’s a guarantee that the whole family will enjoy this relaxing trip back in time without having to leave the comfort of the present.
The Sumpter Valley Railroad is open on select weekends and major holidays, Memorial Day Weekend through the last weekend in September. CLICK HERE for our 2017 calendar. Round trips usually take just over two hours, including a layover in either McEwen or Sumpter. CLICK HERE to see the 2017 schedules and fares for both Regular and Holiday Weekends. There are also many special events throughout the season, ranging from train robberies to photo specials. CLICK HERE for event dates, and to read a brief description of each special.
RESERVE YOUR TICKETS
You can easily make reservations for any train by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your full name, your E-Mail, and the following information:
May Board Meeting
The monthly Board meetings of the Sumpter Valley Railroad are held on the second Saturday of each month at the Sumpter train depot. Meetings are open to members of the railroad and the general public. Anyone who is interested in the business side of the railroad, or would like information on becoming an active volunteer, is encouraged to attend. The May meeting will be held on Saturday the 13th, the call to order is at 10:00 AM.
Volunteer Safety Weekend
May 6 and 7
Friday Afternoon Trains
Friday Afternoon Trains on select weekends Please see Special Events Page
Flea Market Weekends
Flea Market weekends on the Sumpter Valley are a great time for everyone. Extra trains are offered on these Major Holiday weekends as well as extra days for each of the three large Flea Markets held every summer in the historic gold-mining town of Sumpter, Oregon. Please see Special Events Page.
Monday August 21, 2017
$75.00 per person, all ages. With limited seating, reservations with advance payment are required. Please see Special Events Page.