The Haunted Train Ride Through Texas That Will Terrify You In The Best Way Possible
Editor’s Note: This train station is still running a Halloween-themed train, but the ride is much different. Visit the Jefferson Railway website for up-to-date info!
Forget hayrides and other traditional Halloween attractions, for there’s a new fright in town – the East Texas town of Jefferson, specifically. The Runaway Fright Train takes you through the thick brush of the Pineywoods for a thrilling, bone-chilling experience you won’t soon forget. It’s catered to people of all ages, and I guarantee you’ll have just as much fun as your little ones. After all, this isn’t just folklore we’re dealing with – Jefferson is the most haunted town in our state…
…are you brave enough to face the spirits hiding in the shadows?
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Have you ever ridden on the Runaway Fright Train? If not, does it sound like something worth adding to your Halloween bucket list?
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
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