Pennsylvania June 08, 2017
You’ll Absolutely Love A Ride On Pennsylvania’s Majestic Mountain Train This Summer
Journey to the picturesque town of Jim Thorpe – dotted with quaint restaurants and charming shops – then climb aboard this majestic train ride in Pennsylvania. The Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway promises a leisurely train ride filed with breathtaking natural scenery.
Make your way to the train station in the enchanting town of Jim Thorpe, which has earned the moniker "The Switzerland of Pennsylvania."
Step up to the ticket booth to buy your ticket for the 16 mile, 70 minute Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway train ride. Purchase a ticket for a Standard Coach seat for $14 for an adult and $9 for a child between three and 12 years.
Or, enjoy the summer breeze when you ride in the Open Air Coach. Tickets for the Open Air Coach run $19 for adults and $10 for children between three and 12 years old.
Slip into a cozy seat on the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway and wait for the train to signal it's time for departure.
All trains leave on time. If the departure time is 1:00 p.m., the train will leave at 1 p.m., so be sure you arrive on time.
Watch the spectacular scenery pass by as the train leaves Jim Thorpe and travels along the Lehigh River, headed toward Lehigh Gorge State Park.
Drink in views of Lehigh Gorge as you find yourself...
Surrounded by lush green trees, mountains, and endless sky.
Bring your beloved pooch along on your trip - for free - provided he is well-behaved. The family-friendly trains also feature bathrooms and forbid both alcohol and smoking.
Plan your journey along the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway, which departs on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays through June at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m. and daily in July at the same times.
Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway
1 Susquehanna Street
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
Click here for more information.
Turn a normal summer day into something extraordinary aboard one of the
many scenic trains in Pennsylvania. Enjoy a majestic train ride in Pennsylvania aboard the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway.