An Excursion on the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad
All-Day Tour
Climb through the Allegheny Mountains on a historic restored diesel locomotive as you enjoy a 30-mile round-trip excursion between Cumberland and Frostburg on the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad. Rail historian Joe Nevin leads the tour and chronicles the region’s transportation history as you pass through some of its most spectacular mountain scenery.
Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 8:15 AM
Railways and History in Altoona and Johnstown
Overnight Tour
Rail historian Joe Nevin leads an overnight tour that explores two key aspects of Central Pennsylvania’s past: its railroading heritage and one of the country’s most tragic natural disasters—the Johnstown flood of 1889—and the role of the railroads in spreading the warning and saving lives.
Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 7:00 AM