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Kiski Junction Railroad

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Pretty Nice Little Saturday

Staff was friendly and are all volunteers!! Improvements since our last trip: narration along the... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2016
Kami C
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Very Fun for the kids and train lovers

This is a really fun and charming train ride. In summer, try to sit outside and bring some snacks... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2016
Freeport, Pennsylvania
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible12%
4 weeks ago
“Was fun when it was running.”
24 Jun 2018
“Fall Foliage”
Take an hour-long scenic ride through the beautiful Pennsylvania countryside on this railroad.
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48 Railroad Street, Schenley, PA 15682
+1 724-295-5577
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It seems that they closed down. I have not heard of any re-opening plans.. That was a fun thing to do.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Big J
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Had a wonderful day on the train, and saw interesting things, beautiful scenery and foliage. Would definitely do it again

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank TandTMcMurrayPa
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We did the Christmas train ride. We loaded up on the train. There was a Santa who was very nice, but when he tried to sing a Christmas Carole with the kids he didn't know the words. Then the train started. 3/4 of the trip...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank apdpig
Reviewed 31 October 2016

my wife and i and our children and families and my inlaws went here on saturday morning. we had reserved the caboose and the 12 of us rode the train and celebrated 2 birthdays on the train with cake and pumkin pie. volunteers were great...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank BigTer
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Staff was friendly and are all volunteers!! Improvements since our last trip: narration along the route. Warning: stay seated until it's safely on its way down the tracks bc the beginning is really rough.

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Kami C
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We've enjoyed riding on the Kiski Junction Railroad a number of times. We've ridden in the open-air cars and in the caboose (seating in the classic passenger coach is also available). The vintage locomotives and cars are great, its like a trip back in time....More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Bill B
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is a local railroad, and they offer rides to the public. They have closed cars, and open cars. I prefer the open cars so you can get the breeze. The open cars are seated as small booths, you can sit 4 at a "booth"....More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Deanna W
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We went on 6/18/16 for our first ride on this train after wanting to do it for some time. We had our 8 year old with us. We figured an hour long train ride would be a good first experience for her and the weather...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank Crash547
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is a really fun and charming train ride. In summer, try to sit outside and bring some snacks and drink. The staff is very friendly. The town of schenley is interesting from a historic point of view. The views of the kiski river are...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank virginialindsay
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This is a quaint ride through the woods to the dam near Clinton Pa. The speaker which I think is a recorded speech is in a monatone. Great place to take kids for halloween or christmas. It is short enough or even they would get...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank 537christined
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4 December 2016|
Response from BigTer | Reviewed this property |
there were a couple christmas train runs, but they are over. no more runs till 2017 that i know of.