Shortline Railway


A New Generation

Battle River Railway is a new generation cooperative, shortline railway, based out of Forestburg, Alberta. The railway was purchased in 2010 by area producers and residents. The railway is Alberta’s longest straight section of railway, beginning in Alliance and continuing 52 miles to the Camrose area. Battle River Railway serves its agriculture and industrial customers on a weekly basis with three 3000 HP locomotives. Battle River Railway is proud to hire local and service the economic needs of the surrounding communities.

Battle River Railway offers three core services: tourism, storage, & commodity transportation. Please click on the appropriate link above, or the map to learn more.

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