About Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway
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We chose this as a special birthday treat for a friend, 4 of us went, it is a narrow gauge railway, so its a bit small, but we all fit comfortably into the carriage. The day started with a bacon butty, we boarded the train,...More
We had the great delight in taking our three Nieces ( ages 3, 6 & 11) and their Grandparents on the Santa Express - we had a great day out, lots of time spent with Santa on the train and then again in his grotto,...More
We visit the Ratty at least 4 times a year. We are blessed to live in this beautiful part of the world and are spoiled for choice between the Lakes, Fells and the Coast, The Ratty joins all this in a magical 45 minute journey...More
On our way to Scotland we diverted through the Lake District to visit Lal Ratty is it is known locally. Enjoyable trip and great secenery
The station is nicely laid out and just watching the steam trains turning is fun. The cafe is well serviced with some gluten free items. The train journey itself is weird because you are on a small gauge railway so if your over 6 foot...More
This is a well run narrow gauge railway. it utilises both steam and diesel locomotives with a mix of open, semi-open and enclosed coaches - the latter of which are heated in the winter. Modern refreshment facilities exist at both ends of the line. A...More
So glad you enjoyed the day and you are so right a camera is a must, see you again soon
Although I planned it for my son who is 9yrs old but I was equally entertained by the steam train journey to and fro. The best part of the train is heated compartments and as well as open compartments. Beautiful journey throughout. Very clean as...More
Thanks so much for a great review, we are so glad you enjoyed the day and you are so right we are an open to all age attraction, I'm sure we will see you again
What a fabulous day out, we came today, me and another support worker and 2 people we support who have learning disabilities. The station was decorated beautifully and all the staffs costumes were fantastic, staff were lovely, very welcoming and chatty to all of us....More
We are so glad you and the guys enjoyed the day and all worked out well in the end, see you again soon hopefully.
A very well organised and enjoyable day. We began with lunch at the station cafe which was lovely. The train journey was great through beautiful countryside. The children lived the opportunity to share part of the journey with Santa. They also loved their gifts. A...More
Thanks so much for the lovely feedback, we are so glad you and the children enjoyed the day, I will pass on your kind comments to all the staff and volunteers.