Steam in the Valley

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Enjoy a two hour round trip with the Nickel Plate Road steam locomotive no. 765 at the helm, one of the largest operating steam locomotives in the United States! 

Passengers will have the opportunity to deboard the train at a secure location for an exclusive photo opportunity. Watch as this 400 ton locomotive as it thunders through the Cuyahoga Valley National Park at full speed and experience the wonder that surrounds the Steam in the Valley!

CVSR WILL NOT DISCLOSE THE LOCATION OR WHEREABOUTS OF THE STEAM LOCOMOTIVE TO ANY NON-TICKET HOLDERS.

Dates and Departure Stations

Saturday, September 16th departing Rockside Station
Sunday, September 17th departing Akron Northside Station
Saturday, September 23rd departing Rockside Station
Sunday, September 24th departing Akron Northside Station

Boarding Times

Rockside Station- 7900 Old Rockside Rd., Independence, OH 44131
9:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m.

Akron Northside Station- 27 Ridge St., Akron, OH 44308
11:15 a.m. and 3:15 p.m.

Tickets

Tickets are priced per person ages 3 and older. *Please note: the below ticket prices do not include preservation or delivery fees:

Coach Seating $25
Seating in our enclosed coach cars, seats are two seats facing two seats. General seating once in assigned car.

Open Air Coaches $30
Seating in traditional, open air and open window coaches, seats are two seats facing two seats. General seating once in assigned car.

Deluxe Seating $38
Seating in our dining car. Tables are available in two tops and four tops. General seating once in assigned car.

Silver Bronco First Class $40
Seating in our comfortable first class car! These seats offer additional comfort and leg room. General seating once in assigned car.

Silver Bronco Upper Dome $50
Seating in our panoramic glass enclosure that sits just above the train car. General seating once in assigned car.

Maiden Excursion Steam in the Valley (Exclusive to all CVSR Members and Volunteers)

Tickets go on sale on June 9th at 9 a.m. to members and volunteers only
Friday, September 15th, 5:30-8:00pm
Departing Rockside Station

Travel back in time aboard this excursion to kick off Steam in the Valley for a historic event bringing the 40’s and its iconic steam locomotive back to life.  On board, enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres, cash bar service, live entertainment from the period and more. The Excursion will stop for a brief de-boarding at a secure location for a sunset view and photo run-by of the Nickel Plate 765 in action.

Purchase Tickets (Please note: This event requires a promo code).  For more information on how to become a CVSR member, please visit our CVSR Membership page.