A Day Out with Alice Bala Lake Railway

About

Come along to Bala Lake Railway and meet “Alice the Little Welsh Engine” from Pauline Hazelwood’s beautiful childrens' books.

Pauline the author will be at Llanuwchllyn station reading some of the stories, demonstrating how she draws the characters and involving the children in activities as well as signing books.

Find out more about these great little books at http://www.saddletankbooks.com/

‘Alice’ will be giving rides at Llanuwchllyn station in the special Dinorwic Quarry carriage that was once used by royal visitors and shunting slate wagons just like she did in the quarry.

‘Alice’ will also be double-heading the last train of the day, which departs Llanuwchllyn at 4:05pm.

Activities start at 10:30am and finish at 3:45pm.
Normal train fares apply for rides - with all additional activities included.

Guide Prices

Normal fares apply.

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Facilities

Children

  • Children welcome

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Bala lake Railway Llanuwchllyn station is just off the A494 at the South-Western end of Bala lake. Ample free car parking is available within the station site. Turning and parking facilities for pre-booked coach parties can also be provided.

Sat Nav users, please note the Google maps postcode does not lead to Llanuwchllyn station, please use LL23 7TW to get to Station Road or follow the B4403 through the village and look for the brown signs.

Public Transport Directions

By Bus: T3 Traws Cymru Service | Barmouth – Dolgellau – Bala – Corwen – Llangollen – Ruabon – Wrexham

Barmouth railway station is 23 miles away.

A Day with "Alice the Little Welsh Engine"

Type:Railway Event

Llyn Tegid | Bala Lake Railway, Llanuwchlyn Station, Llanuwchlyn, Bala, Gwynedd, LL23 7DD

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Opening Times

Event (27 July 2024)

* Trains depart from Llanuwchllyn at 11:00, 12:50, 14:30 & 16:05

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