The Springtime Train Ride Near Cincinnati That Is Truly Delightful

It seems everyone in Cincinnati is holding their breath, waiting for spring arrive. We’ve had some warm days, but with the threat of cold still hanging over our heads, it’s best to just move forward with fun, springtime plans. If you’re looking for a family-friendly excursion and a way to enjoy a different kind of Easter egg hunt, then check out the historic Whitewater Valley Railroad’s Easter Bunny Express. This springtime train ride near Cincinnati is truly delightful and something exciting to look forward to as warmer weather finally returns to the region.

(This article has been updated since original publication to reflect event dates for 2019.)

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The Easter Bunny Express is one of many train excursions and events offered by the Whitewater Valley Railroad. Have you taken a ride with this historic railroad? Which event is your favorite? Let us know in the comments! For more information and to reserve your tickets for any of the upcoming rides, visit their website here.

And if you’re looking for more locomotive fun, check out our train-themed trip around Cincinnati here.