Trip Description

Welcome! A great family adventure on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway starts at the historic depot, built in 1905, in downtown Blue Ridge, Georgia. This charming mountain village is nestled in the lush Chattahoochee National Forest and is known for it's pleasant and unique shopping with friendly folks and an old-time atmosphere.


Our regularly scheduled trips are 26 miles roundtrip (4 hours ) winding along the beautiful Toccoa River arriving in the quaint sister towns of McCaysville, Georgia and Copperhill, Tennessee.  You may ride in your choice of vintage, climate controlled rail cars or open-air rail cars, we also offer a closed coach premeir car service for anyone over the age of 18yrs old,


All passengers are required to change sides for the return trip to Blue Ridge.


Passengers have a 2 hour layover in McCaysville/Copperhill; plenty of time to eat lunch, shop for unique crafts and antiques, snack on ice cream, or walk across the old bridge in town to view the river. 


Special Trains are usually shorter trips, see below for details on our Santa Trains.

When purchasing tickets online please be aware that the "Best Available" option doesn't mean closed coach.  Please use the down arrow to the right to select which coach you would like.


2019 Rides

Contact Us

  Ticket Office open from 9am-4pm EST, 7 days a week
Phone Number: 877-413- TRAIN (8724)
  241 Depot Street
     Blue Ridge, GA 30513



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