Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad

200 S.E. 5th Ave.
Abilene, KS 67410- Map It
(785) 263-0118

AAA Editor Notes

Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad departs from the 1887 Rock Island Depot at 200 S.E. 5th St. A 10-mile train ride travels over the rolling flatlands between Abilene and Enterprise. Featured are a restored 1900s wooden dining car, an open-air gondola car, a caboose, a 1945 diesel locomotive, and a steam engine (#3415) that is operated on occasion. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
$15; $7.50 (ages 3-11). Steam engine $30; $15 (ages 3-11).
Hours: Departures Wed.-Sat. at 10 and 2, Sun. at 2, Memorial Day-Labor Day; Sat. at 10 and 2, Sun. at 2, May 1-day before Memorial Day and day after Labor Day-Oct. 31. Phone ahead for steam engine operation dates and to confirm schedule.