West Coast Wilderness Railway: Rack and Gorge from Queenstown

West Coast Wilderness Railway: Rack and Gorge from Queenstown
Day Trips & Excursions > Rail Tours > Rail Tour
$79.68
Duration: 4 hours
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Description

The Rack and Gorge is a spectacular half-day steam train journey departing Queenstown Station and travelling to Dubbil Barril along the steep grades of the rack and pinion that the West Coast Wilderness Railway is renowned for. The King River Gorge and old growth rainforest complete the experience. Sit back in comfort as your guide brings stories of the railway and its resilient people to life. Discover how the feud of the Irishmen helped shape the wild West Coast.

Travel in the comfort from Queenstown Station via Rinadeena Station to Dubbil Barril Station where you can watch the locomotive being turned by hand and experience the majestic forest and beauty of the King River below. The train then continues on the journey back to Queenstown Station along the rack and pinion section of the railway via Rinadeena and also stopping at Lynchford to experience gold panning.There are no toilets on the train, yet available at every station.

Please be at the station 30 minutes prior to departure as boarding starts 15 minutes prior to departure. The railway experience ends at Queenstown Station.

The Rack and Gorge is a spectacular half-day steam train journey departing Queenstown Station and travelling to Dubbil Barril along the steep grades of the rack and pinion that the West Coast Wilderness Railway is renowned for. The King River Gorge and old growth rainforest complete the experience. Sit back in comfort as your guide brings stories of the railway and its resilient people to life. Discover how the feud of the Irishmen helped shape the wild West Coast.