Grape Escape

Rail lines and wines. . . now THAT’S a pairing! Experience the beauty of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park on a vintage rail car while tasting a variety of  wines. During this two hour experience, sample 4 different varieties, accompanied by a charcuterie box of assorted cheeses, sliced meats, crackers, and dried fruits. A commemorative wine glass is yours to take home. The Grape Escape is a great option for a Mother’s Day gift, couples night out, meet-up with friends, or an office outing. Note: This excursion is for guests aged 21 and over.

Designated driver tickets are available. Please contact us at 234-759-0100 to arrange for this option. A $15 discount will be applied to the regular price of the ticket and will include charcuterie box and 2 non-alcoholic beverages.

Tickets: $62.00 -$102.00 (includes 4 wine tastings & charcuterie box of assorted cheeses, sliced meats, crackers, and dried fruits)

Wines are subject to change based on availability.

Upcoming Dates and Themes:

  • May 12 – Here’s To Mom
  • June 23 – Celebrating Ohio Wine Month
  • July 14 – Red, White & Blush
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Seating Options

bronco dome
st. lucie
Untitled design (13)
Coach Car x16

Note: these excursions will have a handicap-accessible car with a wheelchair lift. Passengers requiring wheelchair access should select seating in “ADA Coach” when purchasing tickets.


Seating in our upper dome observation area. Passengers experience a bird’s-eye-view of the National Park under a panoramic glass enclosure. Each section provides a table between the pairs of seats.

Ticket Price: $102

Used on select trips.

Executive Class 

Seating in our Saint Lucie Sound lounge car. This car offers comfortable padded armchair seats and a spacious lounge area.

Ticket Price: $97


Seating in a vintage premium first class car. Each section provides a table between two pairs of padded seats.

Ticket Price: $72

Table Car

Seating in a vintage dining car. Seats are sold individually from sections of four-top dining tables and chairs.

Ticket Price: $72

Coach Car

Seating in a standard coach car in blocks of four (two seats facing two seats).

Ticket Price: $62

⛔️ All railroad operations have been temporarily suspended due to erosion concers caused by the Cuyahoga River. Read More. ⛔️