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Southern Prairie Railway

401 Railway Avenue, Ogema, Saskatchewan S0C 1Y0, Canada
+1 306-459-1200
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A whole lot of fun.

Four of us took a ride on the SPR and really enjoyed ourselves. We went about an hour on the train... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
BigAlks
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Saskatchewan
Heritage Tour

We took the Heritage Tour which included a train ride to another little town and got a tour of an... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Charles C
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Regina
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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401 Railway Avenue, Ogema, Saskatchewan S0C 1Y0, Canada
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+1 306-459-1200
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Four of us took a ride on the SPR and really enjoyed ourselves. We went about an hour on the train, to Horizon, and had a quick visit to a grain elevator before the train returned to Ogema. The train staff were friendly and provided...More

Thank BigAlks
Jon S, Director at Southern Prairie Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thanks for the note, glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us!

Reviewed 19 October 2017

We took the Heritage Tour which included a train ride to another little town and got a tour of an elevator. The staff were all great and fun. They offered drinks on train. Even before the tour started they let people tour the Lead engine....More

Thank Charles C
Jon S, Director at Southern Prairie Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thanks for the feedback, that is he atmosphere we are going for! Glad you enjoyed.

Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is not what I expected. We were on a rum runner train and no rum. In fact all they served was beer, water and I think lemonade. Why call it the rum runner? And they ran out of Canadian before they were half way...More

Thank PerthDarter
Jon S, Director at Southern Prairie Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thank you for the feedback, we do always strive to be better and will look for areas of improvement based on your concerns.

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took the heritage tour on August 27th. We were in the area and thought we would give it a try. We hadn't booked ahead so we're lucky enough to get the last two tickets for the train (book ahead to assure...More

Thank CarolineH2Z2
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great night on the rum runner. They encouraged people to dress in 20s costume, and lots did. Was a nice supper at the Horizon church. Food was good, expected more of the train robbery, just very low key robbery. Train has been restored...More

Thank R0berta987
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

A wonderful trip in a vintage train across the southern Saskatchewan prairie. Well organized and includes a typical prairie style supper including pie for dessert.

Thank SKTraveler_59
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Southern Prairie Railway offers a variety of heritage train rides from Ogema to check out one of very few surviving and intact grain elevators at Horizon. The main carriage is a beautifully restored 1922 Pullman car. Plus there's an airy baggage car for overflow, a...More

1  Thank hiredBelly
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Wow we took the settlers supper train tour on the Southern Prairie Railway fro Ogema to Horizon. Great 45 min train ride , then an amazing prairie supper in an old abandoned church in an old town. Meal was great , staff was super friendly...More

Thank StevieP1959
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We had always talked about going on the train and finally we did it. Weather was great, the conductor and narrator-Carole were wonderful people. We did the tour to Horizon elevator, which we were very familiar with after 25 years of working in an elevator....More

Thank Wanda B
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My family and I had a wonderful time riding this heritage train. The ride was relaxing and the guides were informative. The stop at the grain elevator and office was interesting and the view the whole way was gorgeous. Renewed my appreciation of our prairie...More

Thank Kirstie1829
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dmasse2017
22 August 2017|
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Response from SKTraveler_59 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on which tour you book. They have different names and some are just the train ride, some offer lunch, some have supper. Check out their website for the different tours and book the one that has the things you... More
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Mickey S
27 May 2017|
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Response from Jon S | Property representative |
Hi Mickey, Prices vary from $47+ depending on the tour, entertainment, meals etc. Most runs are on Saturdays & Sundays this year. Typically runs are 10am, 1:30pm and 5pm for specialty trains. Here is a link with all the... More
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