Sold Out Train Excursion Giveaway

Pike County Tourism CVB is giving away 2 tickets to the sold out Train Excursion Ride from Grundy, Va. to Devon Wv. This first-of-its-kind passenger rail excursion is schedule for April 19, 2014. The excursion is part of Norfolk Southern’s “21st Century Steam Program” and will be operated by the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum. The train will depart from and return to downtown Grundy, Virginia. The excursion will travel through the Hatfield McCoy Feud territory in Pike County, Kentucky before arriving at Devon, West Virginia prior to its return to Grundy. A former Southern Railway 630 steam locomotive will power this special excursion train with diesel assistance.

Click here to learn more about the Historic Train Excursion Ride

Enter and Win!
This very special Train Excursion is unique in that you actually travel through Hatfield McCoy Feud country. Not only will the winner get to enjoy this historic train ride, but also a relaxing stay at the Hilton Garden Inn of Pikeville complete with dinner for 2. We thought it would also be fitting to offer a meet and greet & photo op with the descendants of the famous feuding Hatfields and McCoys; Reo Hatfield and Ron McCoy. These two men, along with Bo McCoy, were involved in organizing and signing the treaty that officially ended the feud.

To enter, see below. You can enter twice, simply click “+1” for liking our facebook, and “+1” for following us on twitter! We’ll keep you up to date on upcoming giveaways. Stay tuned! Drawing will be held on April 6, 2014!

Click here to enter for your chance to win!

20 Replies to “Sold Out Train Excursion Giveaway”

  1. Would love to win these tickets tried to buy them but they sold out before I could purchase them what a great giveaway

  2. I was born in Pikeville but raised in Orlando, Florida due to my Mother’s health. I have wonderful family in Pikeville and would love to see and ride this train. Wish me luck!

  3. I would love to ride the train. Years ago we rode it to Elkorn to the doctor. My grandmother was related to the Hatifield. I have never seen where they lived. Im 78 and love riding the train. This would be a experience for me.

  4. I would love to take my 87 year old mother on this excursion. She has lived in Pike County her entire life and her father was the jailer during the Haitfield/McCoy Feud, Joe Stanley. This trip would mean a lot to her as we did the Hatfield/McCoy tour last summer as part of our family reunion.

  5. This would be the “perfect” birthday gift for my husband! He would LOVE it! Hope I win!!!!

  6. My boys would LOVE this! They are are the biggest train lovers you will ever meet! Thank you for this opportunity! 🙂

  7. Would love to see passenger trains everywhere like the old days when you could ride a train anywhere.

  8. Winning this would be incredible! My Son and I vactioned in the area about a year and a half ago and absolutely loved it! Please pick me, please!!

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