Tweetsie Railroad will let your imaginations fun WILD in North Carolina! Wild west that is!
It's one of the states original family fun theme parks, which lets kids have an amazing time, and parents to rediscover their inner child - all with a fun Wild West theme. Yee haw y'all!
At Tweetsie Railroad, you can spend your fun family day out riding the famous steam engines and enjoying the Wild West Train Adventures. You of course can also spend your day on the other fun attractions at Tweetsie Railroad, which include taking a chair lift up to miners mountain, or enjoying the Country Fair with a whole host of fun rides!
The old fashioned classic of the carousel is ready to take you for a spin, or the ferris wheel is a great way to check out the views all around you! Did we mention there were thrill rides for those brave members of the family? Well, there is!
Those who can handle it can plummet in zero gravity - you've been warned! If you love the zero G element, then check out those rides to make you dizzy for more fun - from the tilt-a-whirl, round up and the sweeping Tornado!
At Tweetsie Railroad there is a really good spread of entertainment for the whole family, and lots of live entertainment too. Watch out for those bandits at the Wild West Adventure show, and that's not all the Western fun, with their Miners Mountain Magic Show and Diamond Lil's review show.
Those with a real animal passion will also find the Deer Park Habitat entertaining with lots of animal related fun from pygmy goats to pot bellied pigs.
There's also Gold Panning and Gem Mining, arcade games, Country Fair skill games and playground on Miners Mountain for the younger kids.
Keep an eye out too for the seasonal and special event calendar such as Halloween related fun and themed shows such as days out with Thomas The Tank Engine !
We told you there was a TON of family and kids fun - we weren't kidding!
Tweetsie Railroad is located on Highway 321 between Boone and Blowing Rock, North Carolina.Get directions
$41 (over 13)
$27 (3-12 years)
2 years old and under
The park are all about safety, so take note of the height and weight restrictions on the rides!
You'll never be hungry or thirsty as there are lots of fun places to eat from Cowboy Cantina to Miners Diner!
To avoid having to carry them all day you can leave any park purchase in the Happy Trails Toy Shop for pick-up as you leave the park.
There are lots of opportunities to buy fun and some educational toys and souvenirs, so make sure you save those pennies!
What a fun place to take the kids! They can go back in time if you book at least 24 hours in advance, and have at least 15 paying kids to get the discount.
They do sell wraps and salads.
Sections of the park are level, but there are some hills. The train ride is wheelchair accessible. There is handicapped parking too!
Go prepared for rain and cool evenings!