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Alberta Prairie Railway Excursions

Stettler, Alberta T0C 2L0, Canada
+1 403-742-2811
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If you need a nap...

This trip is great for train enthusiasts. I would recommend it for families with kids around 5-10... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Melanie R
via mobile
Great Birthday Present

Was given a gift certificate for the Steam train as a birthday gift. We wanted an adult’s only... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Calgary, Canada
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
19 Jan 2017
“Great Birthday Present”
5 Jan 2017
“Amazing! Great Local Fun!”
Stettler, Alberta T0C 2L0, Canada
+1 403-742-2811
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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This trip is great for train enthusiasts. I would recommend it for families with kids around 5-10 years old, or for people over 60 who want to relax. We had kids under 5, and kids around 7-16 years old. The kids got bored. The on...More

1  Thank Melanie R
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Was given a gift certificate for the Steam train as a birthday gift. We wanted an adult’s only experience but unfortunately they were all full. So we took a family one and had a wonderful time. Prior to departure I was able to get some...More

1  Thank SafetyBob2015
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Highly recommend it as a truly Albertan adventure to take. We went for our Anniversary. The characters were so authentic, loved the gun fight, the entertainment, and the visit to Big Valley with the wonderful meal. Would did it again and highly recommend the steam...More

1  Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Just got off of The Polar Express and it was a wonderful experience! We will definitely go back again next year! Everything from start to finish was very well done and all of the staff made such a magical Christmas experience for our little girl....More

2  Thank Kendra K
Reviewed 10 December 2016

It was a pity that the "North Pole"is only on the one side of the track not so easy to see if you sit on the left side of the train going there. Something to think about when you are booking tickets, but it is...More

Thank Itchytwiggy
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Wife and I boarded the train back in the summer and absolutely loved it. we booked early in the season for the trip and somehow lucked out and was able to sit in one of the more upper end rail cars with softer cloth seats....More

1  Thank wereadytogo
Reviewed 28 October 2016

It was a very cloudy and cold day due to the strong wind but it was still a good day to travel on the train. Before we reached Big Valley, there were train robbers (as expected) and later on a 'shoot out'. When we arrived...More

1  Thank Connie M
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We've went for every season and every direction. Christmas is a must! Next is December Polar Express. #41 keep on going!

Thank Gayle T
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed the train ride. The train was impressive and the staff did a great job explaining interesting stories and facts about the history of the train and the local area. We enjoyed the entertainment in the "bar car" and the view...More

Thank Kap437
Reviewed 1 October 2016

I took my husband on THE TRAIN as a birthday present,It was the best present ever the people on the train were so knowledgeable about the train/cars/area/history we wandered through each car seeing/feeling the history.There was always something to do and see, a guitar player...More

1  Thank ldreamsi
Nearby Restaurants
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25 reviews
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Club Cafe
26 reviews
1.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
​Big Valley Historical Society
9 reviews
31.19 km away
Donald & District Museum
5 reviews
31.27 km away
Moonwalkers Play Centre
5 reviews
33.87 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are their bathroom facilities? Are snacks available or should we bring snacks with us?
25 August 2016|
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Response from mpcrozier | Reviewed this property |
there are bathrooms and there are snacks but you can take snack good with you. if you are stopping for dinner it is in a little town and there is lots available. there are also big box grocery stores in Stettler close to... More
Are their bathroom facilities on the train?
25 August 2016|
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Response from Roxanna W | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is.
What should you wear for this excursion?
10 August 2015|
Response from mikenbec |
Casual dress is the norm, some dress up a little more and some are more casual than others! You can wear western wear if you want to get into it a little more. The passenger cars have windows that open and they also have a... More