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Scenic Train Rides
  • Sixty minute, 13.6 Km round trip from Port Stanley to Whytes Park and return
  • Lots to see at Whytes Park including our world famous Circus Car!


Great deal on a great ride!
Fun Train Rides!
Mother's Day 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM & 3:00 PM Sunday May 8th
Moms ride for half price!
Father's Day 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM & 3:00 PM Sunday June 19th
Dads ride for half price!


Come ride the Easter Bunny Train
April 15th, 16th & 17th at 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM & 3:00 PM
Easter Bunny
Come ride the train and meet the Easter Bunny!

Although the bunny doesn't speak much, he is very friendly and has lost some eggs on the grounds at Whytes. Children and adults will enjoy our railroad version of this popular tradition.

Call for more info, reservations not required. 519-782-3730

You can also charter the Red Caboose to meet the Easter Bunny. For more information, click here.



PSTR Teddy Bear
June 4th at 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM & 3:00 PM

"Stanley The Bear" rides with the kids from the station in Port Stanley. Children who bring their favourite Teddy Bear down to the train to look for spring flowers and meet Stanley the Bear, board for 1/2 price fare, $4.50.

Call for more info, reservations not required: 519-782-3730

You can also charter the Red Caboose to meet the PSTR Teddy Bear.

For more information, click here.



Extended Parkside Trip
  • Ninety minute, 22.5 Km round trip from Port Stanley to Parkside and return
  • Train will stop at Whytes Park on the return trip for photos
  • Train departs Port Stanley at 11:00 AM
  • This train does NOT operate into downtown St. Thomas


Fall Colours Events
Rob Burns and Randy Cassidy
Rob Burns and Randy Cassidy

Sunday, October 2nd 2022 @ 2:30pm

Enjoy two 40 minutes sets of classic country and blues, while we travel leisurely along the PSTR line and take in the fall colours.

Stu and the Tryplanes
Stu and the Tryplanes

Friday, October 21st 2022 @ 7:30pm

Stu and the Tryplanes play classic pop/rock feel good sing along tunes, Neil Diamond to the Tragically Hip and everything in between. Enjoy the fall colours while you ride and listen.

  • Licenced under LLBO, Cash bar includes a light snack!
  • Tickets are limited to 56 for these exclusive events


Rare Mileage Autumn Colours Photo Trip

Join us Oct. 15, 2022 for a rare-mileage autumn colours photo trip along the entire PSTR line, from Port Stanley to St. Thomas Talbot Street and return. Departure time is set for 10:00 a.m. from Port, arriving at the new St. Thomas Talbot St. station by noon. An extended stay will allow time for passengers to enjoy lunch and explore St.Thomas. We'll return to Port Stanley following the last service train of the day, arriving at about 3:45 p.m. Numerous runpasts and photo stops will be held in both directions. Please arrive at the station by 9:45 a.m. Trip will run rain or shine. Note: this is also a rare opportunity to ride a genuine caboose over the line, as ex CN 79305 has never been converted to a coach.

The tentative consist includes:

  • CLC/Whitcomb 50 ton diesel L2
  • One PSTR open car (former CNR caboose)
  • Former TH&B caboose 62 or 66
  • Former CN caboose 79305 (never converted to a coach)

Tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets: $35 per person. Due to minimal space at some photo locations, seating is limited to 40 passengers.

Note: there are no washrooms on the train. Also note: when driving to Port Stanley, the section of Sunset Drive in St. Thomas between the roundabout and Stanley St. is closed for sewer main work. Please allow extra time for the detour.



PSTR presents Murder Mystery Train Rides
PSTR presents Murder Mystery Train Rides
2022 Murder & Mystery on The Train
September 17th & 24th  October 1st, 15th, 22nd, 28th & 29th
  • Train departs at 6:00 p.m. with dining on the move!
  • Delicious dinner supplied by our caterer
  • Coaches are air conditioned and L.L.B.O. licensed
  • Cost: $90.00 per person + tax
  • Group charters are available for special events trains
  • Trips can be custom tailored for corporate and group bookings with pricing discounts

Customer Comments:

"Dear Sir, I just want to thank you for all the help in accommodating us on your Murder Mystery/Dinner on October 17. Your organization skills were superb right down to the last detail. Carol Allen Group had a great time and had nothing but praise for the entire evening especially the food. Thanks again from all of us. Sincerely, Carol Allen (Group of 21)"

 

Come see a "who dunnit" on the train for a unique experience of drama!
Reservations are required


PUMPKIN PATCH AND TRAIN RIDE
PSTR Pumpkin Patch
Kids love our pumpkin patch at Whytes!
  • October 22nd & 23rd @ 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM & 3:00 PM
  • Families can pick a pumpkin from our patch


November 19th, 20th, 26th & 27th    December 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, 17th & 18th @ 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM & 3:00 PM
Santa at Union

Enjoy a ride through Elgin County in early winter from the warmth of a heated car. Santa has treats for the kids! Watch your children's anticipation grow as we near our destination to meet Santa. Live entertainment may appear on some trains. You can also charter the Red Caboose to meet Santa.



 


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