With 53 miles of track, two tunnels and 25 bridges, the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad will take you on a memorable journey through a remote and beautiful corner of North Carolina. Ride with us into river gorges, across valleys and through tunnels carved out of majestic mountains. Our variety of train excursions and special event trains makes us perfect for making memories with your friends and families!
Dine in our First Class Cars with a private attendant and breathtaking views or take it all in while riding in an open air gondola! The Railroad offers a variety of scenic, round-trip excursions departing from Bryson City. Trips range from 3 ½ hours to a full day of fun and adventure. Step on board for your next rail adventure!