Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad

Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad

Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad is nestled in the Appalachian Mountains and offers a stunning journey through the valleys and hills of West Virginia.

Experience the unique and unforgettable beauty of the natural surroundings on a Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad train ride.

The Journey

The journey begins at Wappocomo Station, where you will board the vintage diesel-powered locomotive. The train winds its way through the lush forests, passing by tranquil streams and rivers. The scenery is truly breathtaking, with panoramic views of the mountains and valleys that stretch as far as the eye can see.

One of the highlights of the Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad is the journey through the Trough, a narrow canyon carved by the South Branch of the Potomac River. The train passes through a tunnel and emerges on a bridge that spans the river, offering a magnificent view of the water below.

But it's not just the scenery that makes the train such a memorable experience. The staff is incredibly friendly and knowledgeable, eager to share their love of the area with visitors. They offer commentary and answer any questions you may have, making the journey not just beautiful, but informative as well.

Potomac Eagle Train

Variety of Experiences

The Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad offers a variety of different experiences to choose from. The standard excursion is a 3-hour round trip journey from Wappocomo Station to Sycamore Bridge. Take the 6-hour trip to Petersburg to explore the historic town before returning to Wappocomo Station

For those looking for an extra special experience, there is the option to book a private caboose. This is a great option for families or groups of friends who want to enjoy the journey together in a more intimate setting.

Overall, the Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad is a must-see attraction for anyone visiting West Virginia. It offers a unique and unforgettable adventure through some of the most beautiful scenery in the country. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to discover the natural beauty of the Appalachian Mountains. If you're ready to go, contact me to learn more.