Hands UP! Trains & Trails
Enjoy a blast into the past with TasteFull Excursions & Kamloops Heritage Railway. Learn all about legendary Bill Miner's colourful exploits as Canada's "Gentleman Bandit" who committed Canada's first train robbery in the Mission area.
Start with a peek into the Kamloops Museum archives, a view of the old courthouse where Miner stood trial and then on to Monte Creek Ranch Winery for wine tasting and more local history overlooking Milepost 116 where Bill Miner committed his second and last Canadian train robbery and after a wild manhunt was brought to trial in Kamloops, BC. Finish your memorable adventure with a ride on Kamloops heritage train pulled by restored steam locomotive Canadian National Railway 2141, the "Spirit of Kamloops". Great story, great tour, colourful stories from the wild ride of your life to bring home with you!
Train & Trails
Departs: Every Saturday (July & August)
Time: 2:30PM - 9:00PM
Commences: Kamloops Heritage Railway Museum
Reservations: Required 72 Hours in Advance
- Historical Guided Tour
- Museum & Old Courthouse Visit
- Monte Creek Ranch Winery: Wine Tasting & more Bill Miner stories
- Complimentary Bottled Water
- Heritage Train Ride including a colouful cast of characters re-enacting the robbery by Bill and his gang
Cost: $99/adult plus GST
Pick up/Drop off: Kamloops Railway Station (please arrive on or before 2:15 p.m.)
#3-510 Lorne Street
Kamloops, BC V2C 1W3
Bring your own afternoon meal for a picnic at Monte Creek Ranch or
order a gourmet boxed lunch for $18 plus GST, 3 days advance notice required to order.
For other Kamloops Heritage Railway tours, please visit: