Relive the golden age of steam and experience a truly unforgettable journey on a heritage steam locomotive footplate. Take a return journey from Pickering to Grosmont (36 miles) with our experienced crews and see Yorkshire’s amazing scenery as you travel through the North York Moors National Park.

 “I have just enjoyed one of the most thrilling experiences of my life.”

Nina Wilson

  • 36-mile footplate ride on a heritage steam locomotive (total elapsed time of 3 hours)
  • One year NYMR Membership
  • Souvenir Certificate signed by your driver 
  • NYMR Polo Shirt (Sml, Med, L, Xl and XXL)
  • Meal Voucher for use in one of our Tea Rooms
  • Complimentary ticket for one passenger to ride on the service. 
  • Your journey has helped support the North York Moors Historical Railway Trust

The course operates Mondays – Fridays (with some exceptions) throughout the main running period. We regret, there are no weekend dates and the course does not run on special event days or Bank Holidays.

Price £360 per person. Limited Availability.

2018 FULLY SOLD OUT. 2019 Dates will go online once the 2019/2020 timetable is published. 

Terms & Conditions:

All courses are available for physically fit participants aged between 16 and 70 years. Our risk assessment process requires that a Doctor’s letter be provided confirming that participants over the age of 70 are medically fit and capable to be able to travel safely on a steam or diesel locomotive.  

Please note that the price covers food and travel for the participant only.