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Train offers ride to Historic Canal Days

Train rides will be available for the Metamora Canal Days Festival.


Enjoy the annual Metamora Canal Days Festival without worrying about parking by taking a scenic train ride there on the Whitewater Valley Railroad's Valley Flyer Excursion.

Travel back in time to the historic town of Metamora. Visit the working grist mill, restored canal and lock, replica horse drawn canal boat, historic covered aqueduct, shops and restaurants during the two-hour layover before a return trip to Connersville. This excursion leaves Connersville Grand Central Station at the times listed below.

• Friday, Oct. 4: departs 10 a.m. with a 2-hour layover.

• Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 5 and 6: departs 10 a.m. with a 4-hour layover; and 12:01 p.m. with a 2- hour layover.

Round trip fares are $25 for adult and $15 for children; one-way fares are $16 for adults and $9 for children. Caboose tickets are available for $26 adult and $17 child. Caboose tickets & rentals are available for all trips.

For more information call 765-825-2054.