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Reading Express – 10:00 AM

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Reading Express – 10:00 AM

Aug 12, 2022

Ride Time(s): 10:00 AM

August 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Get on board for the Reading Express! Enjoy the scenery of the Heritage Rail Trail County Park as you listen to a story read by our special guest, Raven Eckman. She will be reading from the first book of her Booglie’s Adventure Series, Itchy Pants. Then, you can create your own monster! Pick up a copy of the book and get it signed by the author.

Tickets: $17 Adult (age 13+); $10 Child (age 2-12)

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

This excursion is approximately 1 hour.

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 boarding.

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.