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Thu

Oct 17

11:00 AM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Fri

Oct 18

11:00 AM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Fri

Oct 18

6:00 PM

If you prefer your frights with a side of history and local lore, this is the train ride for you. Historic Stearns combines the old-fashioned thrill of riding through the dark on a train, into creepy wooded areas and inside the historic K&T tunnel, as one makes one’s way toward a haunted layover at Barthell Coal Camp. Barthell will provide a haunted house experience and Halloween activities for the whole family. Halloween Costumes are encouraged.

This 3.5 hour departure will leave Historic Stearns at 6pm and return at 9:30pm.

This train is kid friendly.
- All Ages Ride -
Sat

Oct 19

11:00 AM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Sat

Oct 19

2:30 PM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Sat

Oct 19

6:00 PM

If you prefer your frights with a side of history and local lore, this is the train ride for you. Historic Stearns combines the old-fashioned thrill of riding through the dark on a train, into creepy wooded areas and inside the historic K&T tunnel, as one makes one’s way toward a haunted layover at Barthell Coal Camp. Barthell will provide a haunted house experience and Halloween activities for the whole family. Halloween Costumes are encouraged.

This 3.5 hour departure will leave Historic Stearns at 6pm and return at 9:30pm.

This train is kid friendly.
- All Ages Ride -
Sun

Oct 20

11:00 AM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Sun

Oct 20

2:30 PM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Thu

Oct 24

11:00 AM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Fri

Oct 25

11:00 AM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Fri

Oct 25

6:00 PM

If you prefer your frights with a side of history and local lore, this is the train ride for you. Historic Stearns combines the old-fashioned thrill of riding through the dark on a train, into creepy wooded areas and inside the historic K&T tunnel, as one makes one’s way toward a haunted layover at Barthell Coal Camp. Barthell will provide a haunted house experience and Halloween activities for the whole family. Halloween Costumes are encouraged.

This 3.5 hour departure will leave Historic Stearns at 6pm and return at 9:30pm.

This train is kid friendly.
- All Ages Ride -
Sat

Oct 26

11:00 AM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Sat

Oct 26

2:30 PM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Sat

Oct 26

6:00 PM

If you prefer your frights with a side of history and local lore, this is the train ride for you. Historic Stearns combines the old-fashioned thrill of riding through the dark on a train, into creepy wooded areas and inside the historic K&T tunnel, as one makes one’s way toward a haunted layover at Barthell Coal Camp. Barthell will provide a haunted house experience and Halloween activities for the whole family. Halloween Costumes are encouraged.

This 3.5 hour departure will leave Historic Stearns at 6pm and return at 9:30pm.

This train is kid friendly.
- All Ages Ride -
Sun

Oct 27

11:00 AM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Sun

Oct 27

2:30 PM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Thu

Oct 31

11:00 AM

Experience the magic of autumn in the foothills of the Appalachians. Take this 3 hour round trip adventure and let the stunning hues of the season take your breath away, as you make your way through the Daniel Boone National Forest and the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, enjoying a kaleidoscope of color with wide open vistas, gorgeous scenes of Roaring Paunch Creek and exciting rock clearances before stepping back in time at Barthell Coap Camp.

Barthell is the site of the Stearns Company’s first load of coal, produced in 1903, and paved the way to Stearns earning the monikier “Empire of the South.” Painstakingly restored by the Koger Family , Barthell hospitably opens the doors to 1910 and Edwardian life in the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau, the southernmost portion of the Appalachians.

Travel the historic Kentucky & Tennessee Railway line for an exciting journey to the past! Come along and enjoy the history and charm of the American South.
- All Ages Ride -
Fri

Nov 22

6:00 PM

Embark on an hour-long trip to The North Pole on Kentucky's ONLY official Polar Express! Meet Santa Claus and his elves, and enjoy hot chocolate and a cookie while on board this magical Christmas tradition. Everyone receives the first gift of Christmas from Santa Claus himself!
Box Office opens 5:00 PM
- All Ages Ride -
Fri

Nov 22

8:00 PM

Embark on an hour-long trip to The North Pole on Kentucky's ONLY official Polar Express! Meet Santa Claus and his elves, and enjoy hot chocolate and a cookie while on board this magical Christmas tradition. Everyone receives the first gift of Christmas from Santa Claus himself!
Box Office opens 7:00 PM
- All Ages Ride -
Sat

Nov 23

4:00 PM

Embark on an hour-long trip to The North Pole on Kentucky's ONLY official Polar Express! Meet Santa Claus and his elves, and enjoy hot chocolate and a cookie while on board this magical Christmas tradition. Everyone receives the first gift of Christmas from Santa Claus himself!
Box Office opens 3:00 PM
- All Ages Ride -