Turtle Creek Valley Flyer
Our standard Train Ride Experience
Experience a historic train ride on the Lebanon Mason Monroe Railroad. You will travel through the country side of Warren County in Southwestern, Ohio. During your ride you can listen to our informative passenger conductors describe railroad history and operations.
The Turtle Creek Valley Flyer is a delightful educational experience that fits the schedules of schools and day cares. We are not limited to only school groups. Bring your senior center and let your residents reminisce about the good old days of rail travel! Don’t worry about fitting a ride into your budget as we offer discounts for groups of 10 or more!
The Turtle Creek Valley Flyer will feature Lackawanna coach seating and deluxe class seating in our 3200 car. Concessions will be available while on board the train.
Warm up in deluxe class as you take in the winter landscapes of Warren County. All passengers will ride in deluxe class for the price of a standard coach ticket.
Fall is the best time for a train ride! Enjoy towards the end of October passengers will have the opportunity to take in the area’s fall foliage. Warren County’s fall colors typically peak in mid-to-late October.
Each child Autumn Edition train ticket includes a FREE small pie pumpkin. Pumpkins will be available on board the train in the open-air car.
On select days in the June and October, large parties have the option to rent our caboose (caboose seats up to eight people). The caboose will be available on the following dates:
June 1, 5, 12, 15, 16, & 19
October 19, 20, 23, 24, 26, 27, 30, & 31
2019 Season Tickets Go On Sale 2/1/19
Classes of Service
Deluxe Coach Class - 3200 Car
Deluxe Coach class seating will be inside the Milwaukee Road 3200 car. This long distance coach car was featured in the 2015 movie Carol. The 3200 seats 60 passenger. The car features comfortable reclining chairs, and large picture windows. Seats in deluxe class are reserved.The 3200 car is heated and air conditioned.
Lackawanna Coach Class
Coach passengers will be seated in our 1930’s restored Lackawanna coach cars. Our Lackawanna coach cars feature traditional railroad “walk-over” style seating. This allows families or groups of 4 to face each other. Coach seats are reserved. Our Lackawanna coach cars are heated and feature open windows. Fans circulate air on warmer days.
2019 Dates Of Operation
February: 15^, 16^, 22^, & 23^
March: 8^ & 15^
May: 1 & 8
June: 1, 5, 12, 15, 16, 19, 26, & 29
July: 10, 17, 20, 24, 27, & 31
August: 3+, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, & 24
September: 11, 14, 18, 21, & 26
October: 12*, 13*, 16, 17, 19*, 20*, 23*, 24*, 26*, 27*, 30*, & 31*
Standard: 11:00am & 1:00pm
*Autumn Edition: 11:00am, 1:00pm, & 3:00pm
^Winter Edition: 2:00pm
1 hour & 15 minutes
Seniors (62+): $11
Children (2-16): $10
Infants (1 yr. & under): FREE
Deluxe Seating: +$5
Peak Dates: +$2
Caboose Rental: $250
Peak dates are August 3, October 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27, & 30. Add $2 to ride on these dates.
We must charge a minimal ticketing fee in order to provide our customers an efficient and trustworthy ticketing system.
Online Orders: $1.50 per ticket.
Phone Orders: $2.00 per ticket.
We offer group discounts for groups of 10 or more! Check out our group discount breakdown below. Please contact the ticket office prior to purchasing your tickets in order to use this discount as it is not offered for online orders.
10+ Purchased Tickets: 10% Discount on all tickets
20+ Purchased Tickets: 20% Discount on all tickets
*Our group discounts must be used at the time of purchase, and cannot be combined with other discounts or offers. All tickets utilizing this discount must be purchased on the same order, and cannot be applied to tickets purchased on multiple orders.
Please be sure to dress for the weather! In the event of inclement weather, we recommend that our guests wear appropriate clothing such as boots and jackets.
All trains run rain or shine. Cancellations due to weather will only be made by the LM&M Railroad in extreme circumstances.
*Please Note* Due to the historic nature of our equipment, the LM&M Railroad is not handicapped accessible.
The LM&M Railroad reserves the right to change equipment or cancel an event/train ride at any time for any reason it deems necessary. Prices are subject to change without notification. All tickets purchased are subject to additional fees. The LM&M Railroad strictly enforces a no refund policy.
This trip will not be handicap accessible. Historic and antiquated rail passenger equipment, like that used on this excursion, is exempt from ADA regulations under U.S. Code: Title 42: Section 12184. The passenger cars and station facilities used on this excursion were constructed before disability accessibility laws were adopted. Platforms, boarding areas, stairs, step-boxes, seating, and especially doorways, passageways, aisles, and onboard restrooms may not accommodate all passengers. We will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate differently abled passengers who desire to ride the train. Motorized wheelchairs and/or scooters cannot be accommodated onboard our train. The LM&M Railroad is not responsible for unsafe footing on property owned by third party organizations or created by situations beyond our control. Please watch your footing while loading and unloading from the train.