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Memorial Day Ride to Glen Rock & Pop Up Market – 1:00 PM

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Memorial Day Ride to Glen Rock & Pop Up Market – 1:00 PM

May 30, 2021

Ride Time(s): 1:00 PM

May 30, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

All Aboard to Celebrate Our Heroes! Veterans and active-duty military ride free!

Join us this Memorial Day weekend as we honor the men and women who gave their lives while serving in the U.S. military. Travel to Glen Rock, PA and back with our vintage PRR GP9 Diesel Locomotive built in 1959. Your ride follows the route of the original Northern Central Railroad through the scenic Heritage Rail Trail County Park. Learn about the history of the towns and villages you pass along the way.

We’re making a 45 minute stop in Glen Rock where you’ll have time to visit the Glen Rock Train Stop Pop Up and Simply Local at the Glen Rock Mill Inn. The Glen Rock Train Stop Pop Up is a farmers market featuring some of Southern York County’s best on Sundays from 11 AM – 3 PM. Simply Local is a boutique indoor artisan market and gift shop that supports local and PA small businesses.

Veterans and active-duty military: call us at 717-942-2370 at least 3 days in advance to reserve your ticket. Please have a valid ID.

Tickets: $27 Adult; $15 Child (age 3-12); $5 Toddler (in lap)

(Wheelchair lift is not available at Glen Rock; passengers who wish to exit the train must be able to climb up and down 6 steps without crew assistance.)

The cars are pulled and pushed by our vintage diesel locomotive.

This excursion is 1 hour & 45 minutes.

Tickets will be printed and available for pick up at the ticket booth on the day of the excursion.

Please arrive 30 minutes prior to departure.

Before you join us, please reference our new protocols!

Learn about each of our coaches here.

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.