December 8, 2018 ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA
You are invited to go back in time and experience one of the many trolleys
that serviced Asheville and WNC on the Craggy Mountain Line.
Asheville Prime Timers have reserved the entire Trolley Line for a special ride on Saturday, December 8. We will enjoy an hour long scenic excursion along the French Broad River, Riverside Drive into Weaverville then back to Woodfin. This holiday train ride will benefit Trinity Place Youth Shelter. (see below)
Celebrate the Holidays with helping homeless and
run-away youth while enjoying a trip from yesteryear.
In addition to the trolley ride, a special surprise awaits you upon boarding. Then after the Ride, take your time to go through the many restored trolley cars from Asheville and other cities and visit Santa and Mrs. Claus for hot chocolate and cookies, all included with your ticket.
Time: Arrive no later than 2:30 PM to board. Return around 4:00 PM.
Trolley runs shine or snow.
Date: Saturday, December 8, 2018
Cost: $15.00 per person
This is a family friendly event and everyone is invited to ride.
Seats Still Available, send us a reservation and pay at Trolley.
Reservation for Trolley Ride Dec. 8 2:30 PM.
Ride the trolley rails along the river
Turn of the century trolleys on Craggy Line
**Trinity Place Youth Shelter is a non-profit connected with Eckerd Connects and the Caring-for-Children network. Located in Asheville, they provide an emergency homeless shelter for youth and runaway’s aged 7-17. Case managers provide support for both youth and their families and provide referrals to community services for longer term support. All services to both youth and families are completely free. LGBTQ youths are welcomed here. For more info see Eckerd Connects
The Trolley will definitely Run Saturday, Snow or Shine.
Take Merrimon Ave North out towards Woodfin. It becomes Weaverville Rd.
Continue to Woodfin Ave. On left. ** note Senator Reynolds Rd. is on right
Continue on Woodfin Ave and Sign will be on left for Craggy Mountain Line 111 Woodfin Ave
Take I-26 / 19/23 towards Knoxville
Take I-26 19/23 to Elk Mtn. Rd. Exit 24.
Take Elk Mtn. Rd. to Brookdale Rd.
Turn left on Brookdale and continue to where Rd. Forks to Woodfin Ave.
Continue on Woodfin Ave. See sign on right for Craggy Mountain Line 111 Woodfin Ave.
Signs will direct you where to park
Seats Still Available See Below