Ride along the same route that carried President Lincoln from Washington, DC to Gettysburg, PA, where he delivered one of the greatest speeches in American History!

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2 West Main Street New Freedom, PA 17349

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Fall Foliage

Fall Foliage Excursions on the
Northern Central Railway of York

Howard Tunnel with the No. 17

Leaf-Peeping Season Arrives!

Enjoy the beauty of fall in southern York County as we follow the original Northern Central Railroad, a mainline in operation since 1838, through the scenic Heritage Rail Trail County Park. Choose a ride to Glen Rock (1 hour), Hanover Junction (2 1/2 hours), or Howard Tunnel (3 1/2 hours) with the William H Simpson No, 17 replica steam locomotive or No. 6076 PRR GP9 historic diesel locomotive. Your conductor and brakeman will tell you about the history and growth of the towns and villages you pass along the way.

Glen Rock Express

Hanover Junction Flyer

Howard Tunnel Excursion