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Address: 1311 West 1st St, North Vancouver, British Columbia V7P 1A6, Canada
Phone Number: 1 604 984 5246; 1 800 663 8238
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Can't go no more- parked

This is still an attraction, sort of. It is not running. So sad as such a fun way to travel slowly on tracks hanging from the sides of the cliffs over Howe Sound. But the train... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 16, 2015
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Van Anda
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This is still an attraction, sort of. It is not running. So sad as such a fun way to travel slowly on tracks hanging from the sides of the cliffs over Howe Sound. But the train is parked in the Train Museum out of Squamish which is well worth the visit, train buffs or not.

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Western Shore, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I have taken it both ways train up and train back Train up and boat back I like the train up and train back Fabulous views Many friendly folk along the way waving on the train A memorable journey for certain Check it out at Christmas also :)

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

If it is discontinued Trip Advisor should take the listing down! It gives people false information! Who is monitoring Trip Advisors listings?

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North Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

This service ceased many years ago. The Whistler mountaineer, however, runs a high quality train trip to Whistler.

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North Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Loved the views along way and ended up moving to Squamish as a result. My review comes with a BIG caveat: the company locked these people out for more than a year and hired scabs at low wages to break their resolve, all so they can make more money. Completely disgusted by this and I will never go on here... More 

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North Vancouver, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

This attraction has been discontinued as the steam locomotive was too expensive to fix as it needed new boilers

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vancouver
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

Haven't been for a few years but have such fond memories!

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North Vancouver, B.C.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

The Royal Hudson was a jewel in British Columbia. You could hear it's steam whistle and the huff and puff of it all in West Vancouver. However, we made a visit to Squamish last year and it is in storage in the museum. For how long we were unble to find out. Hopefully they will bring it out so that... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

If you remember steam trains you'll love this - if you've never experienced them try it out

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