Chelatchie Prairie Railroad Train Robbery Weekend Special scheduled July 27-28

Attendees can ride along and be a part of the action as the “robbers” stop and board the train and make off with valuable coins and jewelry

YACOLT — The Chelatchie Prairie Railroad will host its first train robbery of the season, the weekend of Sat., July 27 and Sun. July 28. 

The Chelatchie Prairie Railroad will host its first train robbery of the season, the weekend of Sat., June 27 and Sun. June 28. Photo by Mike Schultz
The Chelatchie Prairie Railroad will host its first train robbery of the season, the weekend of Sat., June 27 and Sun. June 28. Photo by Mike Schultz

Attendees can ride along and be a part of the action as the “robbers” stop and board the train and make off with valuable coins and jewelry. Will the sheriff arrive in time to capture the thieves? The train makes a stop at Moulton Station to view Yacolt Falls and allow the passengers to visit with and perhaps have their photo taken with the robbers.

All trains depart at noon and 2:30 p.m. each day from the Chelatchie Prairie Station on N.E. Railroad Ave. in Yacolt, just south of Yacolt Rd. The excursion trains run to the Heisson area, through the tunnel, across the East Fork of the Lewis River with a stop at Moulton Station to visit beautiful Yacolt Falls.

Tickets for this diesel run are $18 per person, $17 for military and seniors, $12 for children three to 12. Children up to the age of three are free. To purchase tickets and reserve a spot on this popular and scenic train ride, visit www.bycx.com. For questions, call (360) 686-3559.

Attendees are asked to arrive at least 30 minutes prior to departure to pick up tickets and board the train. 

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