Enjoy an exciting one day adventure aboard a real steam train. The first of a series of special events marking Canada’s 150th year. RAILS & TALES CANADA 150
Both steam locomotives will be in the yard in Stettler for public viewing and pictures. Steam Locomotive APST N0.41 will pull the train to Big Valley and return. Includes entertainment, train robbery and a buffet style luncheon featuring chef’s potato salad, sliced beef, turkey & ham. There will also be time for touring around the former railway town and pictures after in Stettler.
Departing from St Albert with pickups in Edmonton, Sherwood Park, Leduc and Lacombe, we travel on to Stettler where we will board the train. The train leaves Stettler and returns 5 – 6 hours later. Return Motor-coach dropping off in the reverse order.
Tour Details by Day
Day 1 – Welcome Aboard
Enjoy this exciting one day adventure on board a real steam train. The train leaves Stettler, and returns 5 – 6 hours later. This excursion includes a full course buffet meal. During your journey you will travel through the beautiful rolling and treed countryside of Alberta’s Parkland. Before, during and after lunch, passengers are encouraged to explore Big Valley and visit its many interesting attractions.