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Ride a train to Hinton Railroad Days festival through New River Gorge National Park


​​​HINTON, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Hinton Railroad Days will be returning for another year to celebrate 150 years of the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway.

The festival will take place from Friday, October 13, to Sunday, October 15 in downtown Hinton. The festival will feature a wide array of food trucks, vendors, music, a kid zone, a car show, and a beer garden.

The Hinton Railroad Museum will also be open during the festival which features a plethora of history on the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway, which Hinton played a major part in.

Another cool thing with this year’s festival is that on Friday and Sunday, one could ride a train directly to Hinton and ride it back home the same day.
The Amtrak Cardinal runs on Sundays, Wednesdays, and Fridays twice a day through the New River Gorge.

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