Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mine and Steam Train Ride

20th St. & Oak St.
Ashland, PA 17921- Map It
(570) 875-3850

AAA Editor Notes

Pioneer Tunnel Coal Mine and Steam Train Ride, 4 blks. s. off SR 61, following signs to jct. 20th and Oak sts., offers a tour through a coal mine in battery-powered mine cars. Another tour features a 1920s steam train pulling mine nearly a mile around a mountainside to an abandoned strip mine and bootleg coal hole. Smoke from a perpetual underground coal fire is visible. Note: Mine temperatures range from 48 to 52 degrees Fahrenheit. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
Mine tour $10.50; $7.50 (ages 2-11). Train ride $8.50; $6.50 (ages 2-11). Mine tour and train ride $17.10; $12.60 (ages 2-11).
Hours: Mine tours and train rides daily 10:30-4:30, Memorial Day-Labor Day; hours vary Apr. 1-day before Memorial Day and day after Labor Day-Oct. 31.