Midwest US

Plenty of thrills and chills aboard Midwestern Halloween trains

Hobo Marlin’s Pumpkin Train, Herman & Milwaukee Railroad, Prairie Village, Madison, South Dakota.
Hobo Marlin’s Pumpkin Train, Herman & Milwaukee Railroad, Prairie Village, Madison, South Dakota. © Prairie Village

Illinois

South Elgin, Illinois
Fox River Trolley Museum

Pumpkin Trolley operates Saturdays and Sundays, October 14th through 22nd. Ghost Story Train runs Saturdays, October 14th and 21st.
Telephone: +1 (847) 697-4676.

Indiana

Connersville, Indiana
Whitewater Valley Railroad

Ghost Train of Metamora operate Fridays and Saturdays, October 13th through 28th. Pumpkinliner Train runs Saturday and Sunday, October 28th and 29th.
Telephone: +1 (765) 825-2054.

North Judson, Indiana
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum

Pumpkin Trains operate Saturdays, October 7th through 21st. Halloween Train runs Saturday, October 28th.
Telephone: +1 (574) 896-3950.

Iowa

Mount Pleasant, Iowa
Midwest Central Railroad

Midwest Haunted Rails: Ghost Train of No Return and the Ghostly Trolley operate Fridays and Saturdays, October 6th through 28th. The Great Pumpkin Train runs Saturdays, October 7th through 28th.
Telephone: +1 (319) 385-2912.

Michigan

Coldwater, Michigan
Little River Railroad

Fall Color Pumpkin Run trains operate Sundays, October 7th through 28th.
Telephone: +1 (574) 215-0751.

Coopersville, Michigan
Coopersville & Marne Railway

Pumpkin Train trips run Saturdays and Sundays, September 30th through October 29th.
Telephone: +1 (616) 997-7000.

Flint, Michigan
Huckleberry Railroad – Crossroads Village

Halloween Ghosts and Goodies Trains operate Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and selected weekdays, October 7th through 31st.
Telephone: +1 (800) 648-7275.

Minnesota

Duluth, Minnesota
North Shore Scenic Railroad

Pumpkin Train trips run Thursday through Sunday, October 19th through 22nd.
Telephone: +1 (800) 423-1273.

Excelsior, Minnesota
Minnesota Streetcar Museum – Excelsior Streetcar Line

Fantastically Spooky Ghost Trolley operates Friday and Saturday, October 27th and 28th. Trick ‘r Trolley runs Sunday, October 29th.
Telephone: +1 (952) 922-1096.

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Minnesota Streetcar Museum – The Como–Harriet Streetcar Line

Farmer Ken and Jan’s Pumpkin Patch trolley operates Saturday and Sunday, October 14th and 15th. Ghost Trolley: Witches Moon trips run Friday and Saturday, October 27th and 28th. Transylvania Trolley operates Saturday, October 28th. Trick ‘r Trolley runs Sunday, October 29th. The Late Show: Seance on a Streetcar operates Sunday, October 29th.
Telephone: +1 (952) 922-1096.

Missouri

Jackson, Missouri
St. Louis Iron Mountain & Southern Railway

Halloween Train rides run Sunday, October 28th.
Telephone: +1 (573) 243-1688.

Ohio

Akron and Rockside, Ohio
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad

Friday the 13th Party train operates Friday, October 13th. Haunted Cuyahoga: Ghosts & Spirits trains run Friday, October 13th and Saturdays October 21st and 28th. Children’s Character Halloween Train Ride runs Sunday, October 15th.
Telephone: +1 (800) 468-4070.

South Dakota

Madison, South Dakota
Prairie Village Herman & Milwaukee Railroad

Hobo Marlin’s Pumpkin Train operates Saturday, October 7th.
Telephone: +1 (605) 256-3644.

Wisconsin

Green Bay, Wisconsin
National Railroad Museum

Great Pumpkin Train Ride operate Saturdays, October 14th and 21st.
Telephone: +1 (920) 437-7623.

North Freedom, Wisconsin
Mid-Continent Railway Museum

Pumpkin Special trains operate Saturday and Sunday, October 14th and 15th.
Telephone: +1 (800) 930-1385.

Osceola, Wisconsin
Osceola & St. Croix Valley Railway – Minnesota Transportation Museum

Pumpkin Train runs Friday through Sunday, October 20th through 22nd.
Telephone: +1 (715) 755-3570.