Upcoming Events

at Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway

Featured Event
21st March 2020 to 22nd March 2020
Join in the fun and Meet The Gruffalo for the first time at the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway!
Your ticket includes all day travel on the Railway, character meet & greet as many times as you like, entertainment at Dalegarth station and a voucher to return to the Railway in the 2020 season.
Book your ticket online or just turn up on the day and purchase at the Ravenglass ticket office. Outward journey is from Ravenglass on an allocated time slot, please choose this upon booking. Return seating from Dalegarth Station on a first come first serve basis. 
Enhanced event train service will be running this weekend.
Dogs not permitted.

Time slots: 10:25, 10:45, 11:25, 11:45, 12:25, 12:45 or 13:25
Price: online: £16 adult & £12 per child (children under 3 years FREE), Family Ticket ( 2 + 2) £52.00
 
13th March 2020, 24th April 2020, 29th May 2020, 25th September 2020
Take an evening journey from Ravenglass to Dalegarth and enjoy the views of Eskdale Valley at dusk. Upon arrival at Dalegarth Station you will be served a Fish and Chip supper, made freshly in our café, before returning down the valley to Ravenglass.
Dogs not permitted.
Time: Departs 18:00 returns approx. 20:00
Price: £18.50 per person
 
21st March 2020 to 22nd March 2020
Join in the fun and Meet The Gruffalo for the first time at the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway!
Your ticket includes all day travel on the Railway, character meet & greet as many times as you like, entertainment at Dalegarth station and a voucher to return to the Railway in the 2020 season.
Book your ticket online or just turn up on the day and purchase at the Ravenglass ticket office. Outward journey is from Ravenglass on an allocated time slot, please choose this upon booking. Return seating from Dalegarth Station on a first come first serve basis. 
Enhanced event train service will be running this weekend.
Dogs not permitted.

Time slots: 10:25, 10:45, 11:25, 11:45, 12:25, 12:45 or 13:25
Price: online: £16 adult & £12 per child (children under 3 years FREE), Family Ticket ( 2 + 2) £52.00
 
28th March 2020 to 19th April 2020
Every child travels free when accompanied onboard with their teddy and an adult with a valid Calling All Stations pass (one free child per full paying adult). No other discounts apply.
 
9th April 2020, 28th May 2020, 30th July 2020, 13th August 2020, 27th August 2020
Organised by the Lake District National Park, take the train from Ravenglass to The Green and then walk back over Muncaster Fell with a Lake District National Park Ranger. This will be available to book directly with the LDNP on their website in February.
 
11th April 2020 to 12th April 2020
Hop into action and meet Peter Rabbit! Take the train to Dalegarth and join in with lots of Peter Rabbit activities throughout the day. Peter Rabbit himself will also be appearing throughout the day so keep your eyes peeled for him! This is included as part of your standard day ticket.
 
8th May 2020 to 10th May 2020
Celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway Preservation Society. We have a great timetable planned and are expecting a couple of visiting engines - to be revealed soon!
Tickets will be available to purchase online soon.
 
27th May 2020 to 28th May 2020
Enjoy a free 90 minute walk guided with a Lake District National Park Ranger. Find out all about the Eskdale Valley and the environmental work supported by us at the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway. No need to book, just be at Dalegarth station for the time below to enjoy these free walks!

Time: 12:10 and 14:15
 
13th June 2020 to 14th June 2020
An exclusive day out on the Railway for all young engine enthusiasts!
Go behind the scenes at Ravenglass and find out how engines work with the author of Peter’s Railway as your guide. Then into the Museum where you will then be read a Peter’s Railway story; each child will receive a book signed by the author himself! You will also receive a complimentary ticket for a return steam journey which can be taken either on the same day or anytime in the 2020 season.
Please note: this event is not suitable for children under 5 years old due to the engineers workshop part of the event. Minimum of 1 adult per 2 children.
Dogs not permitted.

Time: 10:00
Price: £17.00 per adult, £9.50 per child ( 5 - 15 years)
 
3rd July 2020, 10th July 2020, 17th July 2020, 24th July 2020, 31st July 2020, 7th August 2020, 14th August 2020, 21st August 2020, 28th August 2020
Kids Free Fridays are back for 2020! Just bring along an adult with a valid Calling All Stations Pass and get FREE child entry (one free child per full paying adult). No other discounts apply.
 
21st July 2020, 4th August 2020, 18th August 2020
Join us all day and meet our very own mascot, Ratty the water vole, at Dalegarth Station. Appearing at various times throughout the day. This is included as part of your standard day ticket.
 
22nd July 2020 to 23rd July 2020
The National Trust returns to Dalegarth Station for hands on fun; climb a tree, find out how to build a den, learn about species and their habitats plus lots more! This event is free and part of our scheduled service. Please note, there will be a nominal charge for certain activities.
 
30th October 2020 to 31st October 2020
Are you looking for a real scare?! Back for 2020 and scarier than ever be prepared to scream on our truly terrifying Ghost Train!
Travel the line in darkness and see if you can make it back to Ravenglass safely as you encounter lots of surprises on our haunted train tracks.
Your ticket includes a return train trip and of course lots of terrifying scares on the way back to Ravenglass.
Please note, this train is designed to scare and we recommend that smaller children travel on our normal service trains instead. Not recommended for children under 10. Strobe lighting will be used at this event.
Dogs not permitted.

Time: Transport train leaves Ravenglass at 18:00 but you can travel earlier in the day if you wish. Ghost train leaves Dalegarth station at 19:15 and does not return to Dalegarth. Event ends at Ravenglass at approx. 20.30.
Price: £17.00 per adult, £9.50 per child ( 5 -15 years)