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Agawa Canyon Tour Train

Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario P6A 6Y2, Canada
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Nice Experience

If you haven't taken a train ride in a while this should be a nice experience. The ride takes you... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2018
fishlover22
,
Toronto, Canada
Relaxed day-trip with kids and elders

The Fall colors are really the best part of the trip. The train journey is for about 120Kms from... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2017
ILyk2Travel
,
Toronto, Canada
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Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario P6A 6Y2, Canada
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

If you haven't taken a train ride in a while this should be a nice experience. The ride takes you down to the canyon where there are waterfalls and hiking trails. Food on board is lousy so it would be a good idea to bring...More

2  Thank fishlover22
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Reviewed December 27, 2017

The Fall colors are really the best part of the trip. The train journey is for about 120Kms from the station to the canyon with picturesque nature all around. We went there on our son's 2nd birthday since he really seemed to like the trains,...More

1  Thank ILyk2Travel
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Reviewed December 22, 2017

this is a really long train ride that can be boring at times. bring a board game or a good book. nap. talk to strangers. but the downside cannot even measure the beauty you will get to experience at the canyon destination. breathtaking!! winter train...More

3  Thank MillionMilesToGo
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Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

So much of this experience can be influenced by Mother Nature that you need to be okay with the weather you get. The ride itself is great, through the canyon with terrific views on both sides of the tracks. There are announcements that provide history...More

1  Thank NormLWat
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Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

We definitely lucked in. My husband and I just missed the extreme heat wave in the region, and also any mechanical train failures. Interviews both before and after the day we took the train are filled with complaints. This is the age of global warming....More

Thank Claire L
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Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

Good city, quieter at night than expected, good tourism despite how quiet it is at night.... really good food and really good for kids

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Reviewed November 10, 2017

NEver again...went to look at fall colours and experienced snarly wait staff and hours of boredom.... with a super long turnaround time and starving

Thank janaas
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Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

This train tour was so beautiful. Trees were in their fall colours and the scenery fantastic with waterfalls. Definitely nature in its beauty. Must do in the fall.

Thank 155012Mary
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Reviewed October 27, 2017

Picturesque view of the Agawa Canyon, valley, lakes and the woods by train whole day long. It was 10 hours long. One can see the breathtaking view of the diverse rugged terrains, the unending mixed forests of the Canadian Shield as we skirt the shores...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2017

We went on one of the last train rides of the season. Weather was mostly rainy but that is out of our control and we made it fun!! Get there EARLY IN THE MORNING, to get your ticket and car number. Then go wait outside...More

1  Thank pott1432
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OntarioRedhead
March 9, 2018|
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Response from pott1432 | Reviewed this property |
It is just a day trip. We went late in the season, October. Our train left very early in the morning, around sunrise and we returned back to the train station around 6 pm. You can find details on cost through their... More
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Dave G
March 6, 2018|
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Response from GibbyToronto_ON | Reviewed this property |
taken straight from their website: Passengers With Disabilities - The railway has a coach (AC5655) equipped for passengers with disabilities including an area for wheelchairs to be secured or if passengers want to be... More
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