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1 Susquehanna St
Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
United States

570-325-8485

Our Trains

   For our 16-mile, narrated, round trip, we ride the former mainline of the Jersey Central Railroad leaving Jim Thorpe.  The train enters onto the former Lehigh Valley Railroad before passing Glen Onoko.  Glen Onoko is the southern gateway to the Lehigh Gorge State Park.  The train follows the winding Lehigh River, rounding curve after curve until we reach Old Penn Haven.

Open Air Car While seated on one of our open air cars, passengers face the sides of car to enjoy the view through the open sides. Passengers are also allowed to get up and stand along the sides of the car to enjoy the breeze and gorge views. Our open air car does have a roof, and it will be included on our consist  May through October.

Open Air Car
While seated on one of our open air cars, passengers face the sides of car to enjoy the view through the open sides. Passengers are also allowed to get up and stand along the sides of the car to enjoy the breeze and gorge views. Our open air car does have a roof, and it will be included on our consist  May through October.

 
Open Air Car Interior Open Air car has a roof over the top, a bench that runs down the middle, and the sides of the train car are completely open.  People can get up and walk around or stand in this coach to look at the passing scenery.  

Open Air Car Interior
Open Air car has a roof over the top, a bench that runs down the middle, and the sides of the train car are completely open.  People can get up and walk around or stand in this coach to look at the passing scenery.

 

Gondola Car Ride on most regular LGSRY trips in the Open Air car and load your bike in the Gondola Car for the ride from Jim Thorpe to Old Penn Haven.  Once at Old Penn Haven, you can unload your bike to take an 8 mile bike ride back to Jim Thorpe. 

Gondola Car

Ride on most regular LGSRY trips in the Open Air car and load your bike in the Gondola Car for the ride from Jim Thorpe to Old Penn Haven.  Once at Old Penn Haven, you can unload your bike to take an 8 mile bike ride back to Jim Thorpe. 

Standard Coach The Railroad has both red and blue standard coach cars.  The red coaches date back to 1917.  Each comfortable seat has a window which can be opened or closed.  These coaches also have restrooms.    

Standard Coach
The Railroad has both red and blue standard coach cars.  The red coaches date back to 1917.  Each comfortable seat has a window which can be opened or closed.  These coaches also have restrooms.

 

 

Standard Coach Interior Standard Coach is a passenger car with bus style seating and windows that open and shut.  Seats can face each other, each seat can hold 2 people comfortably.    

Standard Coach Interior
Standard Coach is a passenger car with bus style seating and windows that open and shut.  Seats can face each other, each seat can hold 2 people comfortably.

 

 

Caboose The caboose offers family and friends in groups of up to six people to ride regular LGSRY trips.  Enjoy the views of the Lehigh Gorge from the cupola windows inside the caboose along with outside platforms on both ends of the car.

Caboose

The caboose offers family and friends in groups of up to six people to ride regular LGSRY trips.  Enjoy the views of the Lehigh Gorge from the cupola windows inside the caboose along with outside platforms on both ends of the car.

  • Restrooms are available in the station and also available on all trains.

  • All trains are diesel-powered, unless otherwise specified.

  • Handicap access to the train is available at the Jim Thorpe Station. Ask for details when you pick up your tickets.

  • Our train is family friendly! Smoking and alcoholic beverages are not permitted on the train.

  • Well-behaved dogs are welcome to ride the train free-of-charge with the exception of trains where food is served.

  • The train ride lasts about 70 minutes, round-trip. In October, trains run 45 minutes round-trip.  Schedules will be adhered to as closely as possible.