Friday, 13th February 2015 - Friday, 13th March 2015 - Friday, 10th April 2015 - Friday, 8th May 2015 - Friday, 12th June 2015 - Friday, 11th September 2015 - Friday, 9th October 2015
Monday, 9th March 2015
Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth
From 3rd April 2015 to 16th April 2015
Teddies go FREE!
*One child travels free with a full fare paying adult. Not valid with any other offer.
Saturday, 2nd May 2015 - Sunday, 3rd May 2015
Roman History Weekend
Tuesday, 19th May 2015 - Tuesday, 1st September 2015
£40 per person must be booked in advance.
Please note this event must be booked in advance as tickets are limited. This is an outdoor event and requires an average level of fitness (you will be walking 7 miles on ballast.)
Please bring suitable clothing.
Basic packed lunch is provided (sandwich, tray bake, piece of fruit) please advise of any dietary requirements
All participants must be aged 16 or over.
Thursday, 28th May 2015 - Thursday, 30th July 2015 - Thursday, 27th August 2015
Steam to the Hills with an LDNP Ranger - Book in Advance
Take the train to Eskdale Green and walk back to the sea over Muncaster Fell.
Meet at 10.30 to catch the 10.45 train.
Length: 9.6 km, 5.9 miles, 4 hrs
Appropriate footwear essential
Walking equipment required
Bring Packed lunch
Limited to 20 people.
From 6th June 2015 to 7th June 2015
RSPB Activity Weekend
From 20th June 2015 to 21st June 2015
Saturday, 11th July 2015 - Saturday, 25th July 2015
Lakelander Statesman Excursion - Book in Advance
For more information or to book visit statesmanrail.com or call 0845 310 2458
From 28th August 2015 to 31st August 2015
Our 100th Anniversary (of being a 15'' gauge Railway)
The top and tail Muncaster specials will be a short journey lasting approximately 15-20 minutes. The timings for these departures will be: 9.50, 11.40, 13.00, 13.40, 15.40 and 17.20
From 3rd October 2015 to 4th October 2015
Farmyard Express Trains (Book in Advance)
Meet our very own mascot, Ratty, at your departure point at Ravenglass and pick up your goodie bag, travel the seven mile journey to our mini farmyard at Dalegarth Station and see our new arrival Shaun the Sheep. Activities at Dalegarth include magic show and balloon modelling, meet the sheep, colouring activities and film show.
Ticket price £16 adult and £8 children ( 3-15), under 3 free. Ticket includes reserved seat on outward special carriage trains, all day travel and open return journey on scheduled services if you wish, goodie bag on arrival and meet Ratty, all activities and magic shows at Dalegarth, sheep balloon to take home and the opportunity to see Shaun the Sheep. Book in advance departure times from Ravenglass 10.10 (arrive 10.50) departs DG at 12.10 arrives Ravenglass at 12.50. Second departure 1.10 from Ravenglass arrives 1.50. Departs DG at 3.10 arrives RG at 3.50.
Scheduled services and Shaun the Sheep personal appearances at intervals throughout the weekend too!
Shaun is also set to star in his first feature length film, Shaun the Sheep The Movie, in cinemas 6th February 2015.Watch the trailer here http://goo.gl/m55K5U
Saturday, 10th October 2015
Cumbria Wildlife Trust and RSPB have confirmed attendance.
From 30th October 2015 to 31st October 2015
Halloween Ghost Train
Travel around in the day, but make sure you reserve your special seat on the Ghost Train back down the valley. This event is very popular and must be booked in advance.
Ghost Train steams out of Dalegarth Hollow at 6pm. The Turntable Café will be open to purchase hot dogs and hot drinks when you return to Ravenglass Station if you wish.
(There is no return train to Dalegarth so please make sure you park in Ravenglass)
Local author Gianna Hartwright will also be around during the day doing readings from her book The Befana Drama, a wonderful tail about a young witch!
Ticket price £15 adult and £7.50 child, ticket includes all day travel, a reserved seat on the Ghost Train, meet Ratty and collect your spooky sweet goody bag when or if you return!
Please note: For this event child tickets will be required for those aged 3-15.
From 28th November 2015 to 29th November 2015 - From 5th December 2015 to 6th December 2015 - From 12th December 2015 to 13th December 2015 - From 19th December 2015 to 23rd December 2015
Santa Express 2015
Online booking is now open, if you'd rather print off a booking form, this will be available soon. We strongly recommend booking this event early to guarantee your preferred date and time of travel.