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A Must Do

I have taken it both ways train up and train back Train up and boat back I like the train up and... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2014
MagicintheWoods77
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Western Shore, Canada
Discontinued service

This service ceased many years ago. The Whistler mountaineer, however, runs a high quality train... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2013
Andrea L
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North Vancouver, Canada
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5 weeks ago
“Really nice time.”
Aug 2, 2016
“Can't be missed if you're a train buff”
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1311 West 1st St, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7P 1A6, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a really nice time going on here lots of people on the train seen lots of things. This is one trip people should take if they never have.

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

My husband is a serious train enthusiast so when we spotted this big steam train we had to come in and check it out. The guys (volunteers I guess) were super friendly and knowledgeable and we bought a great little book about the building of...More

5  Thank Laramab
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Took my friends daughters for the Polar Express ride. Too bad it was pouring that day, but they enjoyed it. For me it was just nice to see the old train again. This train brought so much joy, along with thousands of tourists. Just wishing...More

2  Thank Larry s
Reviewed 16 October 2015

They stopped running this steam train due to parts becoming harder and harder to find. In its glory days it ran the track to Squamish and back through the Howe sound . It was a scenic and spectacular views . So sad to see it...More

7  Thank Marie J
Reviewed 17 January 2015

This is still an attraction, sort of. It is not running. So sad as such a fun way to travel slowly on tracks hanging from the sides of the cliffs over Howe Sound. But the train is parked in the Train Museum out of Squamish...More

5  Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 8 September 2014

I have taken it both ways train up and train back Train up and boat back I like the train up and train back Fabulous views Many friendly folk along the way waving on the train A memorable journey for certain Check it out at...More

Thank MagicintheWoods77
Reviewed 12 July 2014

If it is discontinued Trip Advisor should take the listing down! It gives people false information! Who is monitoring Trip Advisors listings?

6  Thank DMC90
Reviewed 6 August 2013

This service ceased many years ago. The Whistler mountaineer, however, runs a high quality train trip to Whistler.

3  Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 5 August 2013

Loved the views along way and ended up moving to Squamish as a result. My review comes with a BIG caveat: the company locked these people out for more than a year and hired scabs at low wages to break their resolve, all so they...More

2  Thank johndebbien
Reviewed 4 August 2013

This attraction has been discontinued as the steam locomotive was too expensive to fix as it needed new boilers

1  Thank 181717Mitchells
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