Western Maryland Scenic Railroad, departing the station center at 13 Canal St., offers 3.5-hour round-trip excursions up 1,300-foot-high Piney Mountain, through Brush Tunnel and into Frostburg aboard a train pulled by a GP30 diesel engine. North Pole Experience trains, Evening Paradise trips on Saturday nights and first-class trips also are available.
Guided tours are available.
$40; $38 (ages 60+); $21 (children). Oct. fares additional $5. First-class and reserved seating are available for an additional fee. Phone ahead to confirm fares. Reservations are highly recommended and are required for Oct. excursions.
Hours: Excursions depart Mon.-Sat. at 11:30, Sun. at 1, in Oct.; Thurs.-Sat. at 11:30, Sun. at 1, June-Aug.; Fri.-Sat. at 11:30, Sun. at 1, in May and Sept.; Sat. at 11:30, Sun. at 1, Nov.-Dec. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.