GVRR: Stockyards Trinity River Train Excursion

  • Apr 27 - 28, May 4 - 5, May 11 - 12, May 18 - 19, May 25 - 27, May 31 2019
  • Grapevine Vintage Railroad
  • 130 East Exchange, Fort Worth, TX 76164
  • Phone: (817) 410-3185
  • Time: Will operate Fridays and Saturdays on a day-to-day basis
  • The Stockyards Trinity River Ride is a 45 minute train excursion that departs from the Fort Worth Stockyards. The excursion crosses both channels of the Trinity River, travels through Trinity Park and briefly stops in the historic rail yard at 8th Avenue before returning to the Fort Worth Stockyards.

    PLEASE NOTE: Due to excessive freight train traffic along the Cotton Belt Route, the Grapevine Vintage Railroad’s Trinity River Train Excursion originating in the Fort Worth Stockyards will operate on a day-to-day basis.

    These excursions will take place dependent upon the arrival time of the Cotton Belt Route train to Fort Worth and tickets will be sold on a walk-up basis only.

    Announcement of the Trinity River Excursion will take place on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad Facebook page (@GVTrain) by 11 a.m. on Saturday or Sunday. Tickets will be available at 1pm, in the Stockyards, on a walk-up basis only.

    Unfortunately, the excursion is subject to cancelation or delays due to unforeseen freight train traffic and without advance notification. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

    SEASONAL SCHEDULE

    March 2 - May 26 - Saturday and Sunday (No Trains April 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 21)
    March 11 - 15 - Spring Break Trains
    Monday May 27 & September 2
    Thursday July 4 
    May 31 - August 18 - Friday, Saturday and Sunday
    August 24 - November 24 - Saturday and Sunday
    November 30 - December 23 - North Pole Express - No train in the Stockyards
    December 26 - 30 - After Christmas Trains in Ft Worth Stockyards  (Coaches still decorated for Christmas.)

    Departs: Fort Worth Stockyards 3 p.m.*

    Arrives: Fort Worth Stockyards 3:45 p.m.

    *Please note the change in our schedule on March 23.  We will depart at 1:00 p.m.

    Pricing:

    First Class: $12.00

    (Coaches are heated and air-conditioned, seats are cushioned.)

    Touring Class: $10.00

    (Coaches are open air, seats are wooden benches.)

    Passengers 13 months and older must purchase a ticket. Tickets are non-refundable.

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