Rumbling Bald Resort Area Attractions - Great Smoky Mountain Railroad
Great Smoky Mountain Railroad
Address:226 Everett Street
Bryson City, NC 28713
With 53 miles of track, 2 tunnels and 25 bridges, the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad offers a variety of excursions that explore the amazing landscape of Western North Carolina. With the romance and mystique of an era gone by, guests on-board the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad will enjoy scenic train journeys across fertile valleys and through river gorges in a spectacular region near The Great Smoky Mountains.
This section of Western North Carolina offers a wide array of ever changing vegetation and fantastic landscapes. Dating back to the 1800's and located on the southside of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Murphy Branch allowed access to one of the most remote and beautiful places in the world. Please take a moment to learn about their rich history by clicking here for additional information and historical photographs!
The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad departs from Bryson City - Schedules, Rates & Upgrades.
Ride a train and raft a river all in one day! They offer a train and rafting combination that departs daily from Bryson City. Ride the Nantahala Gorge Excursion and whitewater raft the full length of the popular Nantahala River. This is a great trip for families wanting to experience the full adventure of the mountains! Call for details or reserve online with Wildwater Ltd or the Nantahala Outdoor Center as your guides!