Black Hron Railway (Čiernohronská lesná železnica - ČHZ)

On September 15, 2019, the 2019 summer season ended. The new season will be open on Saturday 11.4.2020. It is possible to book special trips for groups and school trips on email: Show email. Every day it is possible to order cycling draisine on the route Hronec - Šánske - Čierny Balog and back.
Region: Region Banská Bystrica (Banskobystrický kraj)
District: Brezno
City / Municipality: Čierny Balog
Latitude:48° 44' 46.996439999964" / 48.74638789999999
Longitude:19° 39' 25.995960000054" / 19.657221100000015
Included in categories: Historical railways
Black Hron Railway (Čiernohronská lesná železnica - ČHZ) The operation of Čiernohronská railway is provided on a renovated section of line from the Chvatimech to Čierny Balog, Vydrovská Valley and to Dobroč, all together 20 km. Engine park consists of four steam locomotives, five motor locomotives and a renovated railcar M21 004. The locomotives are in operation along with a set of historic passenger wagons. Part of them, including the restaurant wagon are in design of summer sightseeing wagons, which enhance the direct experience of ride and nature.

Services

- Special trains on order throughout the year
- Train ride for induvidual travelers on different routes during the season
- School trips
- Events for companies and travel agencies
- Summer School for steam engine train-driver

We also offer accompanying program
Bandits attack the train, folk music, accordion, folk ensemble performances, food + drink on the train, picnics in the countryside

Orders for a ride are possible at any time throughout the year!
If you are interested in a special train for friends, colleagues or for another opportunity, please contact us.

Tourism opportunities:

- Museum of Čiernohronská railway situated in the village of Čierny Balog
- Trips to the surrounding villages of  Microregion Black Hron (Čierny Hron)  - marked local tourist paths
- Visit the Cave of Dead Bats and Bystrianska Cave
- Challenging biking trails and biking trails for families
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