Fall Foliage Train Ride


Join us on Santa’s Snowbird Express and help Santa find his elves. Put on your holiday best and enjoy a magical train ride with Santa, elves and a cast of characters. Relax, sip hot-chocolate, enjoy cookies, and sing-along with our jolly elves!  This train ride is sure to become a memorable family Christmas adventure. 

So jump on board and help Santa round up his mischievous elves in time for Christmas!  

Take the Belfast  Moosehead Lake Railroad for a round-trip excursion from Unity to Thorndike with a stop-over at the historic Farwell Mill **. Refreshments will be served and our 11 am train will offer a lunch menu.

Event is approximately two hours.

Purchase tickets online!

 or call (207) 315-9410 to book by phone

2018 Timetable
 Dates Times
 Nov 23-25 (Fri-Sun)  11:00 am - lunch *  1:30, 4:00 pm  
 Nov 30 - Dec 2 (Fri-Sun)  11:00 am - lunch *  1:30, 4:00 pm  
 Dec 8-9 (Sat-Sun)  11:00 am - lunch *  1:30, 4:00 pm  
 Dec 15-16 (Sat-Sun)  11:00 am - lunch *  1:30, 4:00 pm  
 Dec 21-23 (Fri-Sun)  11:00 am - lunch *  1:30, 4:00 pm  
 Dec 1, 8, 15, 22 (Saturdays)      6:30 pm    

 Adults: $33

  • Ages 13 and older

 Children: $28

  • Ages 3 to 12

 Infants: Free

  • If not taking a seat


 Adults: $23

  • Ages 13 and older 

 Children: $18

  • Ages 3 to 12

 Infants: Free

  • If not taking a seat



* Festive Soup and Sandwich Board available at the Mill for 11 am lunch trains by reservation!

See our Fabulous Lunch Menu  

Complimentary Snacks and Drinks Available for ALL Trains.



This train departs from Unity Station, 180 Depot Street, Unity, Maine for a two hour round-trip excursion.

Your patronage benefits both the Brooks Preservation Society, owner/operator of the Belfast and Moosehead Lake Railroad and Timeless Communities Inc. manager of the Farwell Project.  Both organizations are 501(c)3 not for profit organizations.

Click Here for Information about the Farwell Mill


The Railroad reserves the right to change train equipment and schedules without advance notice. The railroad cannot be responsible for unscheduled delays.


Driving Directions to Unity Station


Contact Information

Call Center (207) 315-9410

or (888) 317-2142 and leave a message

by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 Belfast and Moosehead Lake Railroad

c/o Brooks Preservation Society
PO Box 145
Brooks, Maine 04921

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