TRAIN RIDES in the South Mountain Division
Walkersville Southern Railroad, Walkersville MD.  Trains operate on weekends.
See for info.
Western Maryland Scenic Railroad.  Cumberland MD.  Trains operate daily, with steam
excursions on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday in October; and on weekends
in November and December.   See for info.
Find out where the SMD covers geographically
You can read the current or past newsletters from the SMD
Visit some of the SMD layouts
Events in and around the SMD
All about the NMRA achievement program
Tourist railroads you can ride on
Get help from one of our modelers in your scale
News of NMRA national and regional conventions
Hobby shops that support the SMD
How-to articles from SMD members
You can also view the list of Train Rides in the latest issue of the Wheel Report
B&O Railroad Museum, Baltimore, MD.
Phone: (410) 752-2490
Magical Holiday Express, December 1-31.
Historic Roundhouse Turntable Demonstrations January 13, Noon.
Celebrate Black History Month at the B&O, February 1-28.
For more events, see website.

Ma & Pa Railroad Heritage Village, Airville, PA.
Phone: (717) 927-9565
Christmas City Express, December 8-10 & 15-17.
For more events, see website.

Mountain Rail Adventures, Includes rides out of Elkins, Cheat Bridge, Cass and Durbin, WV.
Phone:  (877) 686.7245
Polar Express; Elkins, December 1-3, 5-10, & 12-17.
Elf Limited; Cass, December 1-3 & 8-10.
For more events, see website.

National Capitol Trolley Museum, Colesville, MD.
Phone: (301) 384-6088
Holly Trolley Fest, 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 23, & 30.
For more events, see website.

Potomac Eagle, Romney, WV.
Phone: (304) 424-0736
Christmas Trains, December 1-2, 8-9, & 15-16.
For more events, see website.

Rockhill Trolley Museum, Rockhill Furnace, PA.
Phone: (814) 447-9576 weekends
Phone: (610) 428-7200 weekdays
Polar Bear Express, December 1-2 & 8-9.
Santa’s Trolley, December 2.
For more events, see website.

Steam Into History, New Freedom, PA.
Phone: (717) 942-2370
Tannenbaum Christmas Tree Trains, December 2-3.
Santa Singalongs, December 1, 7-9, 14-17, & 21-23.
For more events, see website.

Strasburg Railroad, Ronks, PA.
Phone: (866) 725-9666
Night Before Christmas Trains, December 1, 7-        8, 14-15, & 21-22.
Christmas Tree Train, December 2.
Santa’s Paradise Express, December 2-3, 9-10,         & 16-17.
For more events, see website.

Walkersville Southern Railroad,       Walkersville, MD.
Phone: (301) 898-0899
Santa Trains, December 2-3, 9-10-, 16-17, &         23.
For more events, see website.

Western Maryland Scenic Railroad, Cumberland, MD.
Phone: 1-800-872-4650, x105.
Christmas City Express, December 1-3, 8-10-, 15-17, & 22-23.
Romance on the Rails, February 10-11 & 17-18.
For more events, see website.

[Highlights are posted below each listing. Call or visit on the web for comprehensive, up to date schedules
and ticketing information. -Ed.]