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Stourbridge Rail Excursion

Honesdale, PA
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No history given on Train

tt was very relaxing but no history or announcements givin over speakers. This would have been... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
Marian C
Boring.

Train was nice, remodeled. But could not hear conductor explain what we were seeing. Just a little... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Barbara L
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Jackson, California
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“train ride” (5 reviews)
“relaxing ride” (4 reviews)
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Honesdale, PA
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Reviewed October 9, 2017

tt was very relaxing but no history or announcements givin over speakers. This would have been nice since train ride was long.

Thank Marian C
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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Train was nice, remodeled. But could not hear conductor explain what we were seeing. Just a little river and a lot of woods. Would not take again.

Thank Barbara L
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

I took this excursion towards the end of the summer. The refurbished 1920's coaches were terrific and many of the windows open. The view of the river was nice and we saw great blue herons. Make sure you sit on the side of the coach...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

Nice train train. They need to offer wine and cheeses- we brought our own which was a no no. They also need speakers as you can't heard the conductor describe what you are seeing

Thank DaveThornbury
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Reviewed June 22, 2017

Until I arrived, I had no idea this was literally where the first rail travel of any sort began in the United States. Seriously. The train has two coach cars from the 1930's or 40's that have been restored and one air conditioned, more modern...More

Thank Akamum
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Reviewed December 12, 2016

My family and I made plans to attend Winterfest in Hawley Pennsylvania. One of the things to do was take a 45-minute train ride with the jolly one himself. The train that was nicely decorated and heated left the train station for a little winter...More

Thank GeorgeNadine
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Reviewed November 4, 2016

My wife & I took the Fall Foliage train ride last week. The train left downtown Honesdale, PA around 1:PM & returned at 4:30 PM. Overall, it was a very relaxing ride for a reasonable cost at $25.00 per person. We were disappointed the way...More

3  Thank RRanella
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Reviewed September 26, 2016

We opted for the "Fireman’s Picnic" excursion to and from Lackawaxen with a 1.5 hour layover in Lackawaxen for a “picnic”. The layover featured food & drink items available for purchase (and benefiting) the local fire company which is NOT included in the price of...More

2  Thank FloydLawson
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Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

A relaxing ride on a beautiful summer day on a fully restored passenger train along the Lackawaxen River. The staff and volunteers were very friendly and knowledgeable about the train service. Highly recommend for all ages.

1  Thank Kdmoose
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

The passenger coaches have been lovingly restored. New paint. Very clean. Friendly knowledgable conductor and volunteers. We went to Lackawaxen. Beautiful scenery. A relaxing way to spend a morning. Not sure it's good for small children. They might find it boring.

Thank Momonaroadtrip
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