Hop Aboard A Vintage Rail Car And Take In Connecticut’s Wildlife On The Essex Steam Train’s Eagle Flyer

Hop aboard a vintage rail car and enjoy a scenic journey back in time. The Essex Steam Train and Riverboat always hosts exciting events, and the Eagle Flyer is no exception. This ecological excursion leads you through the stunning Connecticut River Valley to view majestic bald eagles. This wintertime adventure is perfect for the whole family.

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This isn’t the only way to see Connecticut’s beautiful bald eagles. For more nature-filled fun, visit this eagle observatory in Southbury.

Address: 1 Railroad Ave, Essex, CT 06426, USA