2019 Hands UP! Trains & Trails

Duration: 06:00 (Approx.)

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

Tour Includes:

  • 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
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Legal drinking age in British Columbia is 19 years / 2 pieces of photo identification may be requested.

Complimentary chilled bottled water is provided.

Food Options: Boxed Lunch available by preorder. Ask us for options

Chargers are available in all vehicles for Apple and Android devices.

We require a minimum of 3 days in advance to book this activity online. Alternatively, you can contact our office directly (1.844.314.4555) to inquire about short-term bookings.

2019 Hands UP! Trains & Trails