The Moonshine Train Ride In Kentucky Is Coming Up And It’s Filled With History
We share fun and unique train rides in Kentucky quite often because locals simply cannot get enough. This state loves its natural beauty and appreciates its history, which is why everyone is intrigued by the idea of riding the rails through the Bluegrass State. Another exciting excursion with the Big South Fork Scenic Railway is coming up, and if you’re a history buff or love a good story, this is the ride for you. The railway is offering a moonshine train ride in Kentucky on August 17th and this outing will be filled with entertaining history, story-telling, and of course plenty of stunning scenery.
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If you’re at all interested in this ride, look into tickets as soon as possible, because it may sell out. Does the history of moonshine intrigue you? Have you taken a ride on the Big South Fork Scenic Railway? Let us know in the comments!
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the railway’s website here. Also follow along on Facebook here for more fun on the rails.
Address: 66 Henderson Street, Stearns, KY 42647
And if you’d like to learn more about the history of moonshine and even taste it, check out our previous article here.
A Cincinnati native who has lived in Kentucky for over 10 years, Andrea's heart belongs both in the Queen City and the Bluegrass State. After earning an education degree and working in that field for a number of years, Andrea began to pursue her passion for writing over 6 years ago. Since then she has written for a number of print and online publications, as well as published a children's book.
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