Horseshoe Bend Express-Thunder Mountain Line

120 Mill Rd.
Horseshoe Bend, ID 83629- Map It
(208) 331-1184

AAA Editor Notes

Horseshoe Bend Express-Thunder Mountain Line departs from 120 Mill Rd. The nearly 3-hour Horseshoe Bend Miner’s Express parallels the Payette River and follows an old wagon trail to Banks, where a short stop is made. Three partially open-air cars and four enclosed cars are available to riders. Dinner, entertainment, holiday and themed excursions also are offered. Note: The railroad announced in January 2016 that service would be suspended for the 2016 season. Service beyond 2016 is pending. Food is available.
$30; $27 (ages 61+); $20 (ages 3-12); $10 (ages 0-2).
Hours: Depot open Sat. 11-6, Sun. noon-4 (also Fri. 4-7, in Oct. and 8-7 in Dec.). Trips depart Apr.-Dec. Train ride schedule varies; phone ahead.