Discover the Pacific Northwest's rich history and stunning landscapes in an entirely new way with Rail Cycle Mt. Rainier. As the latest offering from Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad, this family-friendly rail bike excursion lets you pedal your way through captivating tales of logging and railroading, all the while soaking in unmatched views of glacially fed rivers and serene streams.
Carefully marrying the essence of both railroad and bicycle technology, our Rail Cycles are ingeniously designed to be effortlessly pedaled, ensuring a comfortable and memorable journey for all. With their lightweight aluminum frames, sturdy steel wheels optimized for rail tracks, and easily accessible seating, these rail bikes are a testament to innovation meeting experience.
Beginning their journey from Eatonville, WA, these excursions offer not just a ride, but an immersive trip back in time. Dive into the heart of the Pacific Northwest and make memories that will last a lifetime with RailCycle Mt. Rainier. Join us and pedal your way into the pages of history.
- DescriptionPrivate events at the Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad and Museum provide a memorable backdrop your guests are sure to remember. Groups are able to charter a private train or a private car on a public train. Groups also have the option of renting facilities at our museum for private events with price packages that can include a train ride, guided museum tour, tech tours or live entertainment. Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad and Museum is a nonprofit heritage railroad located in the foothills near Mount Rainier. Our trains travel through the forest and foothills from our depot in Elbe to our museum in Mineral, Washington.
- Space NotesSpace for private events. Private events on the train can be held for groups up to 240 people. Private events at the museum can be held at our seasonal outdoor picnic and event are for 200 people with seating at picnic tables for catered receptions, company picnics, weddings, wine tasting and BBQ's. Parking is free. Museum admission is included with private train charters and also with event rentals of our museum facilities. For an indoor event at the museum our theater room is our largest private space that's indoors. We have a video of the theater room posted on our YouTube channel. I also have photos of the train, picnic area and theater room for event planners if needed. We have a caterer that can serve a buffet meal on the train for small groups of 48 people. For larger groups on the train we offer a passed appetizer service or boxed lunch option. Catered events at our outdoor picnic and event area can be plated or buffet style. We have a small outdoor stage by the event area that is 10 x 10 and covered with electrical power. Please contact me directly if you have any questions or if I can be of additional assistance. Typical drive time from the Tacoma Convention Center to our depot in Elbe is 1 hour and 20 minutes. Private events on the train or in our theater room are available year round. Seasonal events at the picnic area are best suited for summer or early fall. The picnic area has a park-like setting with shade trees and access to the museum displays. On clear days you can see the peak of Mount Rainier from the picnic area. The train and museum exhibits are both wheelchair accessible. We have 3 event tents measuring 20 x 40 with overhead coverage, no side walls.
- Unique Features We the only new railroad logging museum in North America along with the most comprehensive collection of steam logging locomotives in the world!
- Meeting Rooms4
- Total Sq.Ft.512
- Largest Room512
- Wifi Capable Yes