As a non-profit organization, Thanksgiving Point is dedicated to providing guests a one-of-a-kind, hands-on opportunity for discovery and an entertaining, educational experience in a variety of arts and sciences. This family oriented destination offers a variety of things to do and see including a world class golf course and dinosaur museum.
  • Location

    450 South 600 West , Heber City, UT 84032


    Accessibility: Parking next to depot. Tour takes place seated aboard train.

    Driving time: from Provo approximately 45 minutes.

  • Description

    This unique attraction features the 618, a 1907 vintage steam locomotive, which pulls passengers in authentically restored vintage coaches on one- or two-way trips from Vivian Park up Provo Canyon, around Deer Creek Lake, and through the beautiful Heber Valley.

    The 618 and her sister engines also transport visitors on such fanciful evening adventures as the Sunset Special, Pioneer Day Lakeside Limited, Storytelling Train, and the Christmas Train - featuring a dramatized reading of Chris Van Allsburg's The Polar Express. Call for train departures, varies depending on season and event.

    Vivian Park in Provo Canyon.