Steam Train Rides in Knoxville, TN

The Three Rivers Rambler (3RR) is a tourist train operation located in the heart of Knoxville, TN. Since the year 2000, the 3RR has provided memorable train rides from downtown Knoxville to the start of the Tennessee River for thousands of passengers of all ages. With a new depot located at University Commons near the University of Tennessee Campus, the 3RR is easily accessible with plenty of free parking. The depot is surrounded by stores and restaurants that will perfectly complement your 3RR experience, making the day you ride the Rambler one to remember.

Check out the links below for reservations and general information about the 3RR.  


View our schedule and plan your trip on the Rambler.

See the sights along the 3RR route.


Learn more about about our historic equipment, our new depot, and the railroad that helps us operate.

Want to know how a steam engine works? Find out here.

Hats, shirts, toys, books and other memorabilia available on our online store.


This is the place to learn about the latest happenings at the 3RR.

A selection of some of our favorite Three Rivers Rambler photographs.

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