Join us for Uncorked! This unique Rail Line and Wine experience will fuse the adventure of railroading with the love of good wine and good company.


About This Trip

Passengers will enjoy a full service All-Adult First Class ride in our First Class cars with a private attendant and plush, well-appointed dining seating. A narrator will accompany the ride to present each pour to guests and share knowledge and history of the wines selected. Passengers on this specialty car will enjoy an exclusive sampling of cheeses and a surf and turf meal prepared fresh.

We have carefully selected our wine samples to accompany the meal. All passengers will receive a GSMR souvenir stemless wine glass, four samples of selected wine, and a dessert that’s perfect
for the season!

Uncorked is offered on the Nantahala Gorge Excursion departing on April 17, May 8, July 31, Aug 7, Sept 4 & Dec 31.

Tickets for this specialty experience is $139 per person (Adults 21+ only). Due to the exclusivity of this specialty car, tickets will be selling fast so make sure to reserve your seat today!

On Your Plate

Starters –
Enjoy a sampling of Havarti, muenster, & Gouda cheeses.
Soup –
Fresh Pumpkin Bisque Soup or Salad (Seasonal) served with a Warm Dinner Roll.
Main Course
Fresh NC Trout seasonally prepared, placed over a bed of Creamy Mushroom and Spinach. Accompanied by Tender Beef slices topped with a Port Wine Reduction and Carrot Soufflé.
Chef choice

How to Purchase

You can purchase your tickets online or call our reservations department at (800)
. This specialty train option books very quickly, do not hesitate and BOOK NOW!

Tickets will be available at the depot or ticket pick up location 1-hour prior to departure.

Where to Go

This trip departs from the Bryson City Depot. Parking is located at:

45 Mitchell St
Bryson City, NC 28713

Plan on being here by one hour before departure.


Other excursions and/or events are available. Check
out our complete train schedule to see all our options.

Ticket fares subject to 7% Historic Preservation Fee. Schedules, fares, motive power, equipment, seat selection, and meals are subject to change without notice. We guarantee the class of service you select. You will be notified if a change in schedule or motive power affects your reservation. Payment in full at booking by major credit card is required to finalize a reservation. You may cancel your reservation in full or in part and receive a refund less a $14.00 fee per adult ticket and $7.00 fee per child ticket as late as 48 hours before departure. Within 48 hours of the departure the reservation becomes nonrefundable. You may reschedule any time prior to your originally scheduled departure with a $6.00 fee per ticket for another date within the same calendar year. You may not reschedule a reservation after the scheduled departure.