SCENIC TRAIN RIDE FROM NORTH CREEK TO SARATOGA https://www.sncrr.com
Hop on in nearby North Creek and enjoy a scenic train ride along the Hudson River to Saratoga, and back. The Saratoga & North Creek Railway boasts vintage rail cars and a powerful diesel engine that can carry passengers along the Hudson River for a truly unique view of the Adirondacks. The full length dome cars are equipped with kitchens allowing for exceptional on-board dining prepared fresh to order. Beer and wine are also served. The passenger service harkens back to the days when train travel was sophisticated and elegant.
In the winter months, the Saratoga & North Creek Railway operates an historic route to North Creek called the Snow Train. It had been over 70 years since the Snow Train operated when the railroad resurrected the idea in 2011. With heated cars, on-board dining, equipment storage and free shuttle service to Gore Mountain for all the exciting winter sports, the Snow Train is a new way to experience some old time North Country fun.
Don’t miss the Train Museum!
Located in the heart of historic North Creek, NY at the depot complex http://www.northcreekdepotmuseum.com/
Explore North Creek’s Role in American History: If these platforms could talk! The North Creek Depot Museum is a Theodore Roosevelt Historic Site, and tells the exciting History and Heritage of the Gore Mountain Region, through its exhibits and model train diorama. An experience not to be missed. With the completion of rail service to North Creek in 1871, and the construction of the present station (1872), North Creek welcomed the industrialists of the Gilded Age , sent Theodore Roosevelt on his way to Buffalo to be sworn in as the 26th President of the United States; received and dispatched shipments of grain, garnet, iron, titanium and Sears & Roebuck homes; welcomed skiers in winter and families seeking adventure and beauty of this land in other seasons; becoming the hub of both summer and winter activity. Admission: $2 adult, $1 children and members free.