Family Friendly Rides

All Aboard Family Friendly Rides

Climb aboard the train for a morning or afternoon of family fun as you wind through Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Passengers will enjoy different entertainment and activities perfect for kids of all ages. Children under the age of 3 do not need a ticket but must sit on a parents lap.

We’ve designed these excursions specifically with kids in mind. Different excursions are offered throughout the year for children of all ages. Rides include: Royalty on the Rails, Superheroes on the Train, Family Fun Loop, Read Aboard, stuffed animal workshops, Disney Pixar Trivia, Bingo and more.

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Call to Book: 800-468-4070

NightRide Coach

Night Ride

Fridays in October

Recommended for ages 3 and up. Tickets are $15 per person. Departs from Rockside Station at 7:30 p.m.
At a Glance: 

  • Two-hour train ride
  • Concession car will be open
Trivia

Trivia on the Train

Fridays in October

Recommended for ages 3 and up. Tickets range from $15 – $20 per person. Departs from Rockside Station at 7:30 p.m.
At a Glance:

  • Two-hour train ride
  • Host led trivia game
  • Prizes for top 3 teams
Very Beary

Family Fun Loop: A Very Beary Costume Party, presented by Meijer

October 26 and 27

Recommended for all ages. Tickets are $30 for a Builder ticket (stuffed animal included) and $20 for the Helper ticket. Departs on October 26 at 2 p.m. from Rockside Station. Departs on October 27 at 3:30 p.m. from Akron Northside Station.
At a Glance: 

  • Two-hour round trip
  • Step-by-step instruction on creating stuffed animal
  • Everyone gets a bear, you get to dress the animal in a costume!

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THE LAST DAY of the Bike Aboard season and Hale Farm Explorer is Sunday, October 27. The train WILL NOT RUN October 28-November 1. The scenic train will only run on Saturdays and Sundays in November.