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Kettle Valley Steam Railway

18404 Bathville Rd, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z0, Canada
+1 250-494-8422
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So disappointed!

We walk the KVR trail so we thought it would be neat to take the actual train through part of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margaret A
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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
via mobile
Such a fun outing to take kids on!

Had a great time riding the train with 2 young kids along, they loved this train and stopping on... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2018
Jamie Garnet J
,
100 Mile House, Canada
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“banjo player” (69 reviews)
“train robbery” (54 reviews)
“open air” (31 reviews)
LOCATION
18404 Bathville Rd, Summerland, British Columbia V0H 1Z0, Canada
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+1 250-494-8422
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"banjo player"
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"train robbery"
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"open air"
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"whole family"
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"kettle valley"
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"beautiful scenery"
in 25 reviews
"open cars"
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"all ages"
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"great ride"
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"bbq dinner"
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"trestle bridge"
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"great for kids"
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"train trip"
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"fun trip"
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"roast beef"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walk the KVR trail so we thought it would be neat to take the actual train through part of the Okanagan. We bought tickets for the special event Easter train. First of all, there is a good side of the train on which to...More

Thank Margaret A
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

Had a great time riding the train with 2 young kids along, they loved this train and stopping on the bridge to check out the canyon

1  Thank Jamie Garnet J
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Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

Great way to learn about the history of the south Okanagan valley ! Need a reservation. Or get lucky. Great experience. Rail 🚃 road train winds through the wilderness - there are musician on board ! 🎶🎶🎶to entertaining you. If you want the full experience...More

1  Thank SANDRA B
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Reviewed January 4, 2018

A fun day with the family when you are visiting Summerland winter or summer - The Christmas trains runs frequently during the Christmas Season with the lights .music and fun.

Thank Betty H
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Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

This was the third time we have been on the train but the first time at Christmas. It was a blast. The banjo player was great. The conductor was very helpful, Santa was very kind and engaging. He spent a fair amount of time with...More

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Reviewed November 30, 2017

Being a world traveler, I'm used to worthwhile attractions costing a lot of money. So it was such a wonderful surprise to have an attraction this renowned to be so reasonably priced. For just around $65 my beautiful wife and I were able to ride...More

1  Thank ExecutiveChamp
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

We figured it was too late for the regular season, but since we were staying Summerland for a week, we thought we would find the main station and hopefully get more information from someone that might be there. We did look at their website, but...More

1  Thank 1946HappyCamper
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Reviewed November 18, 2017

We are volunteers at a Steam Railway at home so to have a ride on a Loco while here was a treat We enjoyed the sing alongs the talks and the blankets to keep warm We would throughly recommend a trip on the train. Staff...More

Thank Stephanie B
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Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

A wonderful family experience! Beautiful train. Wonderful staff. Our grandson loved it! Very entertaining and informative trip. Beautiful scenery.

Thank N2675MIchristinem
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

The society that maintains this piece of history is to be commended for their amazing work. We had a lovely afternoon and enjoyed the meal that followed.

Thank D S
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denandrick
October 12, 2016|
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Response from davidwarner | Reviewed this property |
The short answer is spring, summer, fall + part of December; Thursdays through Mondays or Fridays to Mondays. The longer answer is to take a look at their web site. A special feature is their "train robbery + barbeque... More
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Kelly B
July 31, 2016|
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Response from Rod R | Reviewed this property |
No it is not pet friendly in the train
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champion51
July 17, 2016|
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Response from Rod R | Reviewed this property |
No you can't
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