Welcome Aboard the Thunder Mountain Line Idaho's only Scenic Train Ride
EXECUTIVE CLASS FARE Riding in our Luxury Parlor Car allows our guests to enjoy an unforgettable experience on the rails. This car will feature lounge style booths including a private bar and access to a private open air car. Additional services include complimentary drink and snacks during the trip. (Adults 21+)
FIRST CLASS FARE Ride in First Class style in comfortable padded booths while taking in the scenic journey. This car features a private bar, private car attendant and access to a private open air car. (Adults 13+)
STANDARD CLASS FARE Standard class tickets have open access seating in our air conditioned table car, bar car, coach car, open air car and covered open air car. A full service concession car has snacks and drinks available for purchase.
Mon-Fri 10 am -4 pm
Sat 10 am - 3 pm
Sun 10 am -1 pm
Horseshoe Bend Route Opens April- December The Thunder Mountain Line's Horseshoe Bend Route begins in historic Horseshoe
Bend and travels along the scenic Payette River through the Boise National Forest. The railroad provides views of the white water activities of the South Fork of the Payette River that has become popular with kayakers and rafters.
This trip will stop for 30-45 minutes in Banks giving our guests time to visit our gold mining exhibit, take pictures on our stage coach and visit our exhibits in the station house.
Montour Route Opens October-December The Thunder Mountain Line's Montour Route begins in historic Horseshoe Bend and travels westbound to the old railroad shipping and ranching town of Montour. These train rides are 1.5 hours roundtrip (incl layover) and used for special events such as the Pumpkin Liners and North Pole Express.
This train will stop for 30-45 minutes in Montour giving families time to enojoy the festivities.