Climb aboard this special Hill Country Flyer to celebrate Valentine’s Day! Beer and wine will be available for purchase in our Cedar Park Car for this special event!
About the Hill Country Flyer:
Riding on a historic train is a unique experience. Where else can you ride in a living museum? Our signature ride, the Hill Country Flyer allows you time to explore our vintage train cars, historically restored for your enjoyment! On board the train, you will wind through the Texas Hill Country, crossing the trestle bridge over the South San Gabriel River and Short Creek Canyon. During your two hour layover in Burnet you can enjoy lunch on your own, shopping, and a leisurely stroll around the historic town square. Finally, relax and enjoy time with your friends and family...as the train returns to our Cedar Park Depot in the afternoon.
Please visit our website prior to purchasing to view our current health and safety plan at www.austinsteamtrain.org/make-reservations/covid-19/ . All cars are pulled by a diesel locomotive. This 66-mile ride is 6.5 hours round trip with a 2 hour layover. SCHEDULE: Departs 9:00 AM, Returns 3:30 PM. Due to the unique nature of our non-profit railroad operations, there are no refunds. Burnet restaurant reservations strongly encouraged www.austinsteamtrain.org/lodging-and-dining/.
Come celebrate Valentine’s Day (or Galentine’s Day!) onboard a REAL train with beer, wine, and a signature cocktail TBA! Come enjoy the moonlight on board the train as we journey through the Texas Hill Country. Our vintage train cars are from the golden era of rail travel, built in the '30s, '40s and '50s, and fully restored for your enjoyment. On board the train, your 44-mile journey spans the South San Gabriel River and soars past our historic 1912 Bertram Depot. Adult-only cars and family friendly cars are available for this unique trip! Beer and wine are available for purchase on this special event in our Cedar Park car. No personal alcoholic beverages are allowed. Please note that due to the season-- most of this ride is in the dark and visibility outside of the car will be limited.
Please visit our website prior to purchasing to view our current health and safety plan, including mask requirements, at www.austinsteamtrain.org/make-reservations/covid-19/ . All cars are pulled by a diesel locomotive. This 44 mile ride is 2.5 hours round trip with no layover. Passengers must be on board by 6:30pm to allow for a 7pm departure. SCHEDULE: Departs 7:00 PM, Returns 9:30 PM. Due to the unique nature of our non-profit railroad operations, there are no refunds.