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Classes of Service

The below fares are for Piney Wood Excursion trains departing from the Palestine & Rusk Depots. Children under 2 ride free.
Children under 18 must be seated with an adult in the same party at all times. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult when passing between cars.

Premium Seating

Lone-Star-Class800pxStandard ClassLone Star Class


Please note: Tables seat four individuals. Guests must purchase four tickets to have a guarantee of a private table.

Standard Seating

Coach SeatingCoach


Open Air SeatingOpen Air


Engine Cab Ride

cab_rideEngine Cab Rides are available on the Palestine Piney Woods Excursions only.

Learn first-hand what it is like to take a ride in our engine! It is an amazing experience to ride with the engineer & fireman!
Cab riders must be 18 years or older and are required to wear closed-toed shoes. You will receive goggles, gloves, and ear plugs for your one-way journey. Ticket includes a return trip in premium or standard seating with your friends or family. Round trip journeys are available as well.
Cab Riders Rules & Regulations

Want to buy a Cab Ride as a gift for someone? Purchase a Cab Ride gift voucher from one of our reservation agents. It is a perfect gift for train enthusiasts!

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Rusk: Park Road 76 Rusk, TX 75785
Palestine: 789 Park Road 70 Palestine, TX 75801

Call For Tickets 877-726-7245

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