All Aboard Family Friendly Rides

These short, interactive train rides are perfect for the whole family. If your little ones love princesses and superheroes, we recommend Royalty on the Rails and Superheroes on the Train. We also offer build-your-own stuffed animal workshops, holiday crafts, cookie-decorating rides and more!

At a Glance: 

  • 1.5-2 hour round trip excursions
  • afternoon and some evening departures
  • Tickets in groups of four range from $60-$140 and groups of six range from $90-$210, depending on program
  • Children 3 and up need a ticket. Children under the age of 3 do not need a ticket but must sit on a parent’s or guardian’s lap.

Please note: Tickets must be purchased in groups of four or six due to our COVID-19 protocols. 

Book Tickets

Mothers Day Craft & Bingo

May 1, 2021

Climb aboard and spend the afternoon crafting for mom on the train! On board, we’ll provide the supplies to color and create a special mothers day “love note” flowers to give to that special mother figure in your life.

Furry Friends – Spring Buddies

May 2, 2021

Climb aboard this half-loop excursion for an afternoon stuffed with family fun! Take in the sights of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park while you receive step-by-step instruction on how to bring your new friend to life!

Board Games

May 15, 2021

Come ride the rails through Cuyahoga Valley National Park while you enjoy tabletop games in one of our table cars. We’ll provide a few classics, a set of cards for you to take home, and you can bring your own fun game on board!

Trains, Tracks and Trails

May 22, 2021

Climb aboard for this half loop experience to learn about the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad and the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. One of CVSR’s knowledgeable volunteers will teach you about our trains, the history of this form of transportation and what nature lives within the park. This educational experience for young children will include interactive activities for each table. Hop onboard and see the park from a different view.

Tasty Treats

May 23, 2021

Climb aboard and spend the afternoon decorating cookies with a variety of fun toppings. On board, we’ll provide all the supplies, you just need to bring your creative decorating ideas.

Spring Craft & Bingo

May 29, 2021

Climb aboard and spend the afternoon crafting on the train! On board, we’ll provide the supplies to color and create a special and fun Spring craft that you can take home to your friends and family.

Furry Friends – Mythical Creatures

May 30, 2021

Climb aboard this half-loop excursion for an afternoon stuffed with family fun! Take in the sights of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park while you receive step-by-step instruction on how to bring your new friend to life!

Board Games

June 5, 2021

Come ride the rails through Cuyahoga Valley National Park while you enjoy tabletop games in one of our table cars. We’ll provide a few classics, a set of cards for you to take home, and you can bring your own fun game on board!

Trains, Tracks  and Trails

June 12, 2021

Climb aboard for this half loop experience to learn about the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad and the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. One of CVSR’s knowledgeable volunteers will teach you about our trains, the history of this form of transportation and what nature lives within the park. This educational experience for young children will include interactive activities for each table. Hop onboard and see the park from a different view.

Tasty Treats

June 13, 2021

Climb aboard and spend the afternoon decorating cookies with a variety of fun toppings. On board, we’ll provide all the supplies, you just need to bring your creative decorating ideas.

June Bug Craft & Bingo

June 26, 2021

Climb aboard and spend the afternoon crafting on the train! On board, we’ll provide the supplies to color and create a special and fun June Bug craft that you can take home to your friends and family.

Furry Friends – Farm Friends

June 27, 2021

Climb aboard this half-loop excursion for an afternoon stuffed with family fun! Take in the sights of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park while you receive step-by-step instruction on how to bring your new friend to life!

Train rides resume May 1! Tickets for May and June go on sale to CVSR members March 23 and to the public March 26. For more information click here.