• All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!

Railfan at "the best legal train-watching location in the USA"!

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!

The Elkhorn Inn is right on the Very busy, double-track, NS Pocahontas railroad- Railfan & Railroad Magazine called us "the best legal train watching location in the USA"! Come enjoy our rail-view guest rooms, balcony, and covered front porch! We also have rail-view Guest Rooms and a rail-view Dining Room! We have an ATCS railroad scanner and monitor at the Inn, and a Railstream.net railcam on our balcony! The Elkhorn Inn provides free high-speed WiFi internet access and telephone calls, cable TV, VCR, DVD, and a library of books and videos. Get your friends together & have a "Railfan Weekend"- we also offer "Dinner in the Dining Car" dinners with entrees from James D. Porterfield's "From the Dining Car" and "Dining by Rail", and original N&W Dining Car Menus in our Museum Room! Call us at 304-862-2031 or 1-800-708-2040 and come railfan southern WV!

Railfan right from our covered front porch- no matter the weather!

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!

"Railfanning" from the front porch of the Elkhorn Inn...

The "Ultimate Raifan Guest Room"!

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!


Our "Greenbrier Guest Room", which has TWO "rail-view" windows, and has been called "The Ultimate Railfan Guest Room"!

Heritage Locomotives at the Elkhorn Inn...

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!

Norfolk Southern "Heritage Locomotive" in front of the Elkhorn Inn...

"Dinner in the Dining Car" Dinners at the Inn!

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!

"Dinner In The Dining Car" Weekend Event at the Elkhorn Inn, with James D. Porterfield, author of "From the Dining Car" & "Dining By Rail", and Director of the Center for Railroad Tourism at Davis & Elkins College. Call us at 304-862-2031 or 1-800-708-2040 and book a Chef Dan "Dinner in the Dining Car" Dinner (for at least four people), with entrees from James Porterfield's cookbooks, or original N&W Pocahontas Dining Car Menus from our Museum Room!

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!

The Virginian Heritage Locomotive, right across from the Elkhorn Inn!

Steam!

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!

Pocahontas Steam going past the Elkhorn Inn! 

John Sagert's Photo of the Elkhorn Inn & the NS Pocahontas

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!

Photographer John Sagert, with his photo of the Elkhorn Inn & the Norfolk Southern Pocahontas Railroad!

Railfanning from the Elkhorn Inn's front porch...

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!

Railfanning from the Elkhorn Inn's front porch...

Nearby Raifanning...

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!
 


NS Heritage engine coming through the Kimball Tunnel, near the Elkhorn Inn...

The French WWII "Merci" Railroad Car

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!

The French "Merci" Railroad Car, given by France to West Virginia after WWII, and now in Welch, 8 miles from the Elkhorn Inn.

Railfanning near the Elkhorn Inn...

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!


Railfanning near the Elkhorn Inn...

Heritage Locomotive near the Elkhorn Inn...

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!


Railfanning "Heritage Locomotives" near the Elkhorn Inn...

NW Caboose in Kimball, WV

All Aboard! Railfanning at the Elkhorn Inn!


The NW Caboose in Kimball, WV