Autumn in Alna: A Pumpkin Pickin’ Paradise!

[2021] Join us this fall for unforgettable fun on the Sheepscot Narrow Gauge!

We’ve scheduled these great, outdoor, safe experiences this autumn for you and your family to enjoy.

NOTE: This page is from 2021.
Get your tickets for 2022 at: www.wwfry.org/tickets.


Pumpkin Pickin’ Trains to SeaLyon Farm

This is the premiere event in the Sheepscot Valley! Take the train, and a short hayride to SeaLyon Farm where you can pick your own pumpkin, grab a bite to eat, ride horse-drawn wagon, and partake in all the fun festivities.  Get your tickets soon, as we are limiting capacity (to help keep everyone safe) and we expect these trains to sell out well in advance. Please note that pumpkins, food, farm stand goods, horse drawn wagons, etc., are all priced separately by SeaLyon Farm and their vendors.

Dates: Sept. 25; Oct. 2, 9, 16, & 23.
Departure Times: 11am; 12, 1, 2, & 3pm.
Duration: 2.5 hours.

And yes, our popular Caboose Adventure (as heard on Maine Public Radio) is available for these dates.

Book your Pumpkin Pickin’ Train tickets.

 


Halloween Train-and-Treat to SeaLyon Farm

A safe trick-or-treat alternative for kids of all ages! Take the train (ride in costume, if you dare), and a short hayride to SeaLyon Farm where all youngsters will receive a trick-or-treat bag filled with surprises. Then, you can pick your own pumpkin, grab a bite to eat, ride horse-drawn wagon, and partake in all the fun festivities.  Get your tickets soon, as we are limiting capacity (to help keep everyone safe) and we expect these trains to sell out well in advance. Please note that other than the trick-or-treat bag, food, farm stand goods, horse drawn wagons, etc., are all priced separately by SeaLyon Farm and their vendors.

Date: Oct. 30th.
Departure Times: 11am & 1pm.
Duration: 2.5 hours.

And yes, our popular Caboose Adventure (as heard on Maine Public Radio) is available for the Halloween Train-and-Treat.

Book your Halloween Train-and-Treat.

 


Sheepscot Valley Steam Train

Looking for a unique autumn adventure? Ride the Sheepscot Valley Steam Train to Top of the Mountain station where you’ll be able to try your hand on the famous WW&F Handcar, go for a short hike, kibitz with the engine crew, or bring a snack/picnic. While the Sheepscot Valley Steam Trains will be running concurrently with the Pumpkin Pickin’ trains, passage on the Sheepscot Valley Steam Train does not include access to SeaLyon Farm via the hayride, etc.

Dates: Sept. 25; Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30th.
Departure Times: 11am; 12, 1*, 2, 3*, & 4pm.
Duration: 1.5 hours.
*Limited schedule (and 50-min trip) on 10/30.

Book a Sheepscot Valley Steam Train.

 


Ride the Rails to Hike the Trails

Join us for a fun fall hike where we’ll be celebrating our unique Midcoast Conservancy partnership with a special trip “down the mountain” to Trout Brook Bridge, where a Grand Opening ceremony will take place for the relocated trails through scenic Trout Brook Preserve. Following the brief ceremony, visitors will enjoy an hour-long guided hike through the preserve.

Date: Oct. 30th.
Departure Time: 11am.
Duration: 2.5 hours.

Come Ride the Rails to Hike the Trails!

Music on the Railway

Take the train to an outdoor concert! We’ve invited some of the best local bands to our brand-new Alna Center Pavilion for evenings of stories and song! Click the link for details on the bands.

Dates: Sept. 4; Oct. 2, & 16.
Departure Time: 4pm.
Duration: 2.5 hours.

Reserve a seat for Music on the Railway.

 


All aboard for Autumn in Alna!

We look forward to seeing you this fall on the Sheepscot Narrow Gauge!