Train-Related Activities in Michigan

At Junction Valley Railroad, we welcome visitors from all over the Saginaw, MI area. In the fall, our Halloween Spook Train attracts residents from Frankenmuth, Birch Run, and more. And your time in the Bridgeport, MI area wouldn’t be complete without picnics on the playground and our fascinating train-related activities.

Halloween Spook Train

Want some thrilling scares for your Halloween celebrations? Then we have something special for you and your family – the Halloween Spook Train! Take a 20-minute train ride through the dark in the woods in your favorite costume. The ride takes you over trestles and bridges and through a 100-feet tunnel. With different Halloween spooks to entertain the whole family, you are certain to have a frightfully good time!

Picnics on the Playground

We offer one of Michigan’s finest picnic areas for children, families, and people who want to enjoy outdoor activities. Whether you are planning a holiday, vacation, family getaway, reunion, birthday or other social gatherings, our large playground with BBQ grills and pavilions is certain to make your day great. So, you can bring your children, family or friends to enjoy some quality time at our family-friendly picnic area.

Hobby Shop

For hobbyists, train enthusiasts, or any other person who loves model train set, we have a hobby shop that caters to all your needs. Our shop boasts an extensive inventory of parts and accessories and train sets for every scale. Whatever layout you want to create for your train set, we have buildings, railroads, scenery, and miles of tracks to help you complete the set. You can also take advantage of our hobby shop specials to get your favorites such as Silver Bells, CP Rail Grain Train, Thomas Kinkade Christmas, and NPC Santa’s Helper.

Train Rides

Your trip to Junction Valley Railroad is not complete without taking one of our enthralling train rides. We boast the world’s largest quarter-scale railroad that features the world’s only diamond-crossing trestle. The rail system features an amazing blocking and crossing signal system that is controlled by over 60 operating track switches. Additionally, we have 75 different types and sizes of railcars to give you the optimum experience for your fun day.

For residents of Birch Run, MI, and throughout Michigan, things to do include the wide variety of train-related activities found at Junction Valley Railroad. From train rides to special events to a shop full of trains and train-related products, we have plenty of activities to keep young ones happy and busy. Come and visit us today!