Take a roundtrip ride along the historic Hocking River Valley and see the remains of Hocking Canal Lock No. 19 as well as other points of interest on this short, fun train ride!
- Adult Ages 13+
- Child Ages 3-12 | Children Under 3 are Free (Must sit on lap)
- Senior/Military Ages 60+
COME RIDE THE OHIO CHRISTMAS TRAIN
Our longest-running annual event, the Santa Train, has been a long-standing family tradition for over three decades — 40 years of family fun! These ever-popular trains begin Saturday, November 30th and continue each Saturday and Sunday through Saturday, December 22.
Two trains depart the Nelsonville Depot traveling round-trip to East Logan and back each Saturday and Sunday during that time at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. We will also have an evening departure time of 6 p.m. on Friday, November 30th, December 6th, 7th, 13th, 14th, 20th, and 22nd.
Each train features the same theme – Santa gets on board the train and visits with each child as the train traverses the historic (and with any luck, snow-covered) Hocking River Valley.
Each coach is decorated and heated, Christmas music plays throughout the train over the audio system, and after Santa’s visit, each child receives a special candy cane treat! Make sure your child or grandchild brings his or her Christmas wishlist to share with Santa!
These are incredibly popular and do tend to sell out, so order as early as possible to secure your spot!