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Amherst Railway Society - Trips

The Amherst Railway Society partners with the Massachusetts Bay Railroad Enthusiasts on rail fan trips. Amherst members receive special discounts on Mass Bay sponsored trips. To receive a discount on a Mass Bay trip, indicate that you are an Amherst Railway Society member when registering.

Upcoming trips

Hoosac Valley Excursion
Adams, Massachusetts to North Adams and return
September 15, 2018

On Saturday, September 15, 2018, The Mass Bay Railroad Enthusiasts will sponsor a special train from Adams, Massachusetts to North Adams, Massachusetts and return

Train make-up will be Berkshire Scenic Railway Budd RDC #6126. RDC 1626 was built in 1955 for the Boston & Maine Railroad, and worked for the B&M until 1976.

The trip will also include a photo session with Mt. Tom switcher - B&M #1113, which was recently acquired by the Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum.

The trip will depart Adams at 11:00 am, and is limited to 80 passengers.

There is no food service on this trip.

For more information and ticket ordering options, visit:

Recent Trips

50th Anniversay Commemorative European Rail Trip
June 21, 2018

A Date with "Millie"
June 9, 2018

New England Spring Tour
March 24, 2018

Two Rivers Steam Special
October 28, 2017

Red Ball Express
September 3, 2017

Torrington Extra
April 29, 2017

Two Rivers Steam Special
October 29, 2016

Southern New England Sightseeing Excursion
July 30, 2016

AEM-7 Farewell Excursion
June 18, 2016

Lakes Region Extra
May 14, 2016

A  Day On The Providence & Worcester
April 30, 2016

Hoosac Valley Railfan Special
April 9, 2016

Covered Wagon In The Snow
January 2, 2016

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