• Location: Historic L&N Depot
  • 150 Railroad Avenue
  • Mineral Bluff, GA 30559
  • Time:
    12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Phone: (423) 299-3914

Ride The Rails ~ Tri State Model Railroaders

A Fundraiser to benefit Tri-State Model Railroaders and the Historic Mineral Bluff Depot!

2022 Schedule

May 28th & 29th 

July 2nd & 3rd

October 8th & 9th 

November 25th & 26th 

Trips continuously scheduled from Noon through 4 p.m.

Fun to be had: A 5-mile round-trip ride by Railroad Motor Car traveling through the Iron Bridge over the beautiful Toccoa River to Murphy Junction and returning over the bridge back to the Historic Mineral Bluff Depot. Then take a short ride on the genuine Railroad Hand Car. Real fun for all ages. Special for children: Ride the miniature 7½ gauge hand car for free!

Also, visit inside the Depot and see the progress being made on the large “HO Scale” model railroad based on the L&N Railroad’s “Old Line” from Atlanta, GA to Etowah, TN and the branch line through Mineral Bluff to Murphy, North Carolina. Come see everything that’s new!

Suggested Donations:


$15.00 - Adults 18+

FREE  - Youths 0 -17 with paid adult


$ 2.00 Per person/per trip


Free to all ages

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