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Bike Aboard – 11:00 AM & 1:00 PM
Jul 17, 2022Ride Time(s): 11:00 AM & 1:00 PM
July 17 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Our newly restored gondola car is ready for all you cyclists on the Heritage Rail Trail! Purchase a one-way ticket that allows you to split your journey between the train and your bike.
Depart from New Freedom for a northbound train ride to Hanover Junction or Brillhart Station, then ride your bike back, southbound on the trail.
Or you can meet the train at Brillhart Station at approximately 1:00 pm and ride the train southbound to New Freedom. Northern Central Railway’s newly restored gondola car will accommodate your bike as you relax.1
11:00 AM – One-way ticket from New Freedom to Hanover Junction (10 miles): $20 Adult (age 13+); $10 Child (age 2-12)
11:00 AM One-way ticket from New Freedom to Brillhart Station (16 miles) $29 Adult (age 13+); $20 Child (ages 2-12)
1:00 PM One-way ticket from Brillhart Station to New Freedom (16 miles): $29 Adult (age 13+); $20 Child (ages 2-12)
Please note: Biking northbound is downhill and southbound is uphill
The cars are pulled and pushed by our vintage diesel locomotive.
New Freedom to Hanover Junction train ride is approximately 1 hour.
New Freedom to Brillhart Station train ride is approximately 1 ½ hours.
Tickets are available for pre-purchase or onsite on the train of your ride.
Many thanks for the support of our 2022 season sponsors:
COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols:
Please reschedule your excursion if you recently tested positive for COVID-19, have been exposed, or are exhibiting symptoms.
Hand sanitizing stations are available at the ticket area, in the gift shop, and in restrooms.