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Inspired by and modeled after the Connecticut trolley trains that used to travel down main street (Hazard Ave) back in the late 1800s. Our particular Trolley was custom made for us and modeled after the very same trolley cars that were traveling throughout Connecticut and built by Deschutes in Bend,Oregon
Check out the, Connecticut Trolley Museum to see the rich history of the Trolleys in our little town 
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Private and Public Mixer Tours!

Powder Hollow Trolley Tours is BYOB (1 or 2 cans is enough PP). We encourage you to bring your favorite canned beverages and snacks while enjoying the best outdoor and historic view of Enfield. In addition to the live music at some local eateries , all tours are fully equipped with a Bluetooth sound system.

Your favorite music played onboard our (WetSound) sound system will put your group in just the right mood to have a memorable outing.

Top 10 things to remember…

 

  • Tours run rain or shine! We got you covered
  • Bring your cooler with the right amount of beverages. (1 to 2 cans per person is perfect!)
  • Do not bring anything in glass. (It can’t be brought on the onto the trolley.)
  • All of the rules apply to everyone, all the time.
  • We encourage you to check out all that the local brewery and restaurants/ food trucks have to offer.)
  • Stay for your favorite bands or game night!
  • We cannot allow anyone on board who shows up drunk.
  • Be ready to pedal and have fun!
  • Please use only designated facilities for restroom breaks.
  • Private Tours
  • $$450/ Entire Trolley
  • But, for now
    you need a minimum of 8 people to power the trolley 

    (All 8 people must pedal)

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    14 people maximum on Trolley

     minimum of 8 people must pedal to move

    2 hour tours

  • Entire Trolley Rental
  • $450/ 2 hour rental
    • Need minimum of 8 people
    • All 8 people must pedal
    • The more friends, the cheaper the ride
    • Tours last 2 hours

Do you run a business?

and would you

like to reward your staff ?
Reason’s to book your tour

Strengthen bonds to create a better work environment in your business

 

Connecticut’s most successful companies call us to provide a fun time for the employees or customers. Our most successful banks, medical practices, law firms and other businesses use us for tours.  If you have a group you enjoy spending time with or even looking to bring together, and are looking for the perfect Team building ideas, consider rewarding them with a Powder hollow trolley tour. Our tours have proven to enhance camaraderie and fun.

Looking for a team building idea?

 

A two hour tour to bars may not be the way you want to take your guests out. If that is the case think about pedaling to two restaurant. The same experience on the bike with two longer stops to dine and drink. We do these tour on Monday-Wednesday when the stops are a bit less busy and meals are easier to enjoy. These trips take a little more planning. Call us for more information, we are ready to help you.

Stuff we get asked a lot…

We are expanding our pick up locations as we partner with more businesses..

 In Hazardville, Ct~The Hazardville Hotel to Powder Hollow Brewery

Enfield ~Wood-n-Tap~ Anthony’s pizza~(Smyth’s ice cream)~Chicago Sam’s~ Figaros Ristorante ~ Longhorns Steakhouse ~TGI Friday’s~Outback Steakhouse ~~And all points between. Just ask your trolley pilot and they will see if they can make it happen…

 

(We will be adding these great stops soon)

Somers,Ct~Bond 124~ Joannas

South Deerfield ~Yankee Candle ~Powder Hollow Brewery ~Berkshire Brewing Company ~Treehouse Brewing Company ~more stops coming soon 

How many seats are on the trolley?

On the big bike:
There are 10 pedal seats, 2 non-pedal seats and a 3-person non-pedaling bench for a total of 14 spots.

On the small bike:

There are 6 seats

1.  What are the minimum & maximum number of riders per bike? PHTT mix and match groups to fill up a bike for a tour?

Big Bike = 8 Minimum / Maximum 14 riders             Small Bike = 4 Minimum / Maximum 6 riders

Sorry, but we do not mix and match groups together on our Big Bike because all of our tours are booked as private tours. We tried a per seat ticket option in the past but currently only offer private group tours on our Big Bike. If your groups is on the smaller size you can always book one of our Small Bike tours for 4 to 6 guests for a fast paced sightseeing lap around town.

 

 

 

Click on theGallery  section on our website to get a better visual.

What's the alcohol policy?

BYOCB (Bring Your Own CANNED Beer) 1 or 2 is enough ~we encourage you to sample what each restaurant/brewery has to offer. So you know what to order on your return visit.

Currently, no liquor is allowed. City rules…but we are working on this! NO GLASS!

Photo ID Required

Per city code, if a rider is under 21, no alcohol can be consumed on the pedal bike by them. Photo ID must match the name signed on the waiver.

What should I bring?

Bring comfortable clothes…No opened toed shoes or sandals ~you will be on a bike outdoors.
We provide the cooler and ice to keep a few of your canned beers cold. We also provide cups as your canned beer must be consumed in a plastic cup on the tour (We also have (Silipints for purchase). We have a sound system called ~Wet Sounds ~you can hook your smartphones up to and play your own favorite music to get your group in a fun party mood…Oh ya, and bring the party!

Play that funky music.

We encourage you to customize your ~Trolley ~experience by bringing your smartphone to Bluetooth the music of your choice.

When and where do I get on the bike?

We are expanding our pick up locations as we partner with more businesses..

 In Hazardville, Ct~The Hazardville Hotel ~~Powder Hollow Brewery

(We will be adding these great stops soon)
Enfield ~Wood-n-Tap~ Anthony’s pizza~(Smyth’s ice cream)~Chicago Sam’s~ Figaros Ristorante ~ Longhorns Steakhouse ~TGI Friday’s
Somers,Ct~Bond 124~ Joannas
East Longmeadow,Mass~~
Center Square Grill ~The Meeting House ~Max Burger…
South Deerfield ~Yankee Candle ~Powder Hollow Brewery ~Berkshire Brewing Company ~Treehouse Brewing Company ~more stops coming soon 

Where do you go on the tour?

  • ***See above ~~When and where do we get on the bike?~~That is entirely up to you or you can trust your tour guide to steer you in the right direction. The length of the stay at each establishment is up to the group and the tour guide.

Drinks from bars & restaurants CANNOT be brought onto the bike.

Per city code, drinks ordered at bars are not allowed to be brought onto the bike. Ask for your tab when you order your drink in the bar so there are no delays getting back on the bike.

What is the total distance I will have to go?

There will be several stops throughout your tour on your bike route. You will pedal no further than 1-3 miles total. Depending on the tour pick. Yeah, you can do this!

What's the weather policy?

The weatherman gets it wrong now and then. Show up unless you have heard from us otherwise.

Generally, if there is no lightning and the rain isn’t coming in sideways, THE SHOW WILL GO ON. All seats are covered from the rain, including the bench seat, you are covered under the bike. Dress for possible changes if booking later in the day. We plan on having hoodies and sweatshirts available for purchase on the trolley along with souvenir cups to take home after your trip.

If PHTT’s cancels your tour due to weather, it will be one hour or sooner before the tour starts and you will get the option of a refund or reschedule.

If you show up to the tour and it’s agreed upon between guests and the tour guide that it is too dangerous to go out, you have some options.

1. Visit a local bar/restaurant and wait the storm out. Check with your driver to see if that’s an option, we don’t want to interfere with other tours.
2. Cancel the tour and reschedule.
3. Cancel and be fully refunded.

Is there a place for my stuff?

Yes, We have two large luggage racks just above your head…

How long is that tour?

Tours go approximately 2 hours. If your tour goes longer, it probably means the tour guide likes you! Show some tip love! Contact us if you wish to modify the tour length.

I'm running late, what should I do?

All tours start and stop on time. If you are running late, you are welcome to join us once the bike is stopped at the first bar/restaurant, which is usually somewhere with in a mile or so of the starting point. No partial refunds will be issued if you join the tour after it has already started.

Do I really have to pedal?

YES! This is a pedal bike and your effort is needed to move the bike. The effort required is like pedaling a single speed bike when you were a kid. Pedaling is easier with more people so bring your friends!

Can I sign your waiver in advance?

YES! This is the preferred method. Once you sign up for a tour, a link will be provided for you to sign the waiver. If you paid for more than 1 person, please forward the e-mail or link to them so they can sign in advance.

Can we decorate the bike?

Absolutely! For private tours only. Just let us know in advance and show up 30 minutes early to decorate.

Do I need cash?

Tours are booked with credit cards only. Cash will not be accepted to book a tour. Drivers do accept cash for tips. If they did a great job and you had fun, show them some love!

What happens at the end of the tour?

Once you step off the bike, Any unopened beer cans will be returned to you. Any open cans will not. Please dispose of your trash in the trash can provided.

We encourage you to head back into any of our local restaurants to continue celebrating your special occasion. They would love to have you

What is the cancellation policy?

What is the cancellation policy?
  • – You may choose to move your booking and deposit to a future date/time with notice of 7 days or more.
  • – You may cancel your tour 7 days or more from your scheduled date/time and receive a full refund of your payment/deposit.
  • – If you cancel your tour within 7 days of your scheduled date/time please note that fifty percent of the original tour cost will be forfeited.
  • – If you cancel your tour within 24 hours of your scheduled tour time, or are a no show at the time of your tour, please note that one hundred percent of the original tour cost will be forfeited, as we will have lost the opportunity to book another tour in your place.
  • – If your tour is canceled by PHTT for weather related, or any safety related reasons, then you are entitled to a credit in our system to rebook a tour in the future or a full refund back to your original payment credit card.
  • –Any tour canceled by PHTT for violations related to our “Zero Tolerance” policy will not be refunded.If you have additional questions about our rules or policies, please contact us at
  • powderhollowtrolleytours@gmail.com

Should we tip our driver?

That’s up to you, but we have heard the saying…”If you enjoyed your ride, be sure to TIP your guide!”

Do you have more questions?

Do you have more questions? Email them to

powderhollowtrolleytours@gmail.com

Can I jump on when I see the trolley rolling by?

Sorry, but for obvious safety reasons the answer is No. Our bikes are reserved as private group tours and we do not offer per seat tickets options or any hop on hop off style outings . We currently do not mix and match seats on our larger big bike but our small bike is a great fit for smaller groups and can be powered by as few as 4 guests and holds a maximum of 6 guests. The same tour rules options apply on a small bike as a big bike

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How do I pay and book for a tour?

We are currently updating our system at this time. Please contact us by email with your requested date, time and number of people. We will get right back to you with more details

http://Powderhollowtrolleytours.com

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Questions? Please email us at:

powderhollowtrolleytours@gmail.com

with any ideas for future stops you’d like to see us visit