On January 19th, 2021, the Stewartstown Railroad received a new-to-us Transfer Caboose. Purchased from the defunct Modoc Railroad academy, we had it trucked from Illinois. After some refurbishment, we hope to make the car accessible to riders in wheelchairs or scooters.
We are very sorry to announce that we are forced to cancel our 2020 Santa Express Trains. With the increase of Covid-19 cases and the new restrictions that the Pennsylvania government implemented on November 23, 2020 regarding limits for occupancy and travel restrictions from out of state visitors, we had to make this difficult decision.… Continue reading 2020 Santa Trains Cancelled
In preparation for the many trains that we’ll be running during the holiday season, Stewartstown Railroad Company will be having a Rules Class. We will review the timetable and operating rules for railroad train operations. This class is required for all train crew personnel. It is also a good starting point for new volunteers to… Continue reading Rules Class- November 21, 2020
It is with great regret that we have decided to cancel the Steam Train excursions scheduled during the month of July 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic, CDC health guidelines, and state mandates were all significant factors in this difficult decision. We plan to bring steam trains back next year in 2021. We also apologize for any… Continue reading Steam Trains for 2020 have been cancelled
We hope you are staying safe and at home. The annual Rules Class that was scheduled to be held on April 25th has been postponed. We will announce a new date when operations return back to normal. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you.
Santa Trains begin this weekend! What says Christmas more than a train ride with Santa, singing carols, taking pictures with the Jolly Old Elf, in our warm, enclosed 1920’s coach! Trains run Saturdays and Sundays, from now until Christmas. Pricing and tickets can be purchased here: https://stewartstownrailroadco.com/buy-tickets-now/
The Stewartstown Railroad Company, located just minutes from the Pennsylvania and Maryland State Line, will operate Fall Leaf Excursion Trains on Saturday, November 3 and Sunday, November 4. Come experience the enchanting Deer Creek Valley as we take you into a land time forgot. Enjoy the cool, crisp fall air as we pass deer, small… Continue reading Stewartstown Railroad Fall Foliage Trains
The Stewartstown Railroad Company, located just minutes from the Pennsylvania and Maryland State Line, will operate Family-Friendly Halloween Trains on Saturday, October 26, 2019. In existence since 1885, the locals tell stories of ghosts and zombies rumored to be seen only once a year on the Stewartstown Raiload. Come take a ride and see if… Continue reading Stewartstown Railroad Halloween Train Rides