Archive of posts tagged "train"

Cranbrook on the Rails

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018 — 4:54pm PDT
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A train-themed adventure through Cranbrook, BC courtesy of Abby Cooper and ZenSeekers! Cranbrook, BC is often referred to as the gateway to the Canadian Rockies. Well friends, it’s definitely that and more… read on!

Ride the Stanley Park Urban Forest Train This Summer

Monday, July 17th, 2017 — 8:34am PDT
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There’s fun beyond the beaches and picnic areas in Stanley Park this summer as the Stanley Park Urban Forest Train rides the miniature railway until September 4th. The Urban Forest Train is a 12 minute narrated journey that introduces visitors to the history, flora, and fauna of the park. Stanley Park Urban Forest Train When: […]

CP Holiday Train to Visit Communities Across BC

Thursday, November 10th, 2016 — 1:00pm PDT
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​​18th edition of the CP Holiday Train is ready to support communities and raise awareness​ across Canada as it sets out to visit 150 communities and host free events in November and December. There are 16 stops in BC, from Revelstoke to Port Moody, with each featuring an opportunity to view the impressive train-long light […]

Bear Creek Park Christmas Train

Thursday, November 10th, 2016 — 4:37am PDT
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Surrey’s Bear Creek Park Christmas Train opens for the season on December 9th, presenting a miniature railway tour winding through a holiday forest. Bear Creek Park Christmas Train Location: Bear Creek Park (13820 88 Ave, Surrey) Dates: Friday, December 9 to Sunday, January 1, 2017 (closed Christmas Day) Times: Open 10:00am to 4:00pm – last […]

Vancouver Train Expo

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 — 9:29am PDT
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There’s nothing like the steady clickety-clack of steel wheels on polished rails, miniature and otherwise, and those who like trains will love the Vancouver Train Expo, coming up at the beginning of November. That time I slept in a train caboose in Alberta Vancouver Train Expo 2016 Where: PNE Forum (2901 E Hastings St, Vancouver) […]

Stanley Park Halloween Ghost Train

Monday, September 12th, 2016 — 11:16am PDT
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This year’s Stanley Park Ghost Train theme is the Day of the Dead. Gather with friends and family to remember our loved ones and celebrate this festival of life. Be serenaded by a mariachi band of cockroaches, ride the train through the tunnel of flames with the Aztec Lord and Lady of Death, and picnic […]