Tobyhanna - Gouldsboro, PA Excursions
Steamtown NHS offers seasonal excursions to Tobyhanna - Gouldsboro, Pennsylvania. These 50-mile roundtrip train rides follow Roaring Brook onto the Pocono Plateau, through a tunnel, across numerous bridges, past ponds and lakes, and through the historic and scenic Pennsylvania countryside. At Tobyhanna, walking tours to a working ice house, or a tour of the small village may be offered. Light refreshments are available for purchase at both Tobyhanna and Gouldsboro Stations.
For 2013, Gouldsboro trips are scheduled for July 13 and October 6, and may include a station stop at Tobyhanna. An excursion to Tobyhanna is scheduled on October 20. Trips are tentatively scheduled to operate with a historic diesel (not steam) locomotive.
Did You Know?
Mexican President General Antonia Lopez de Santa Anna owned stock in the Lackawanna Railroad, chartered in 1854 with plans to operate between Jessup and Nay Aug, PA. Part of the route became a branch line of the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad. Learn more about railroads at Steamtown NHS. More...