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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 member pricing 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. When ordering on-line, enter Coupon Code "ARS" to receive a $10 discount.

Upcoming trips

Steam in the Snow
North Conway, NH - Notchland - North Conway

January 4, 2020

On Saturday, January 4, 2020, the Massachusetts Bay Railroad Enthusiasts (MBRRE) will run the popular Steam in the Snow excursion train from North Conway, NH to Notchland and return. This is the first time in five years that the winter special will have steam on the point. Former Grand Trunk 0-6-0 is back in service following mandatory maintenace and rehabilitatiion.

The train will leave the North Conway station at 10:30 am traveling north through Bartlett to Notchland. There, the train will reverse direction and travel back to North Conway arriving at 4:30 pm. The trip will include photo stops and run-bys, as well as a staged second arrival in North Conway.

The train will include Conway Scenic's newest dome Rhonda Lee, as well as open-platform observation Gertrude Emma, deluxe coach CP Reed, table car Mount Webster, and several standard Conway Scenic coaches. 

Box lunches are available, and can be ordered with trip tickets. Light food service is also available on the train.

To order tickets online, click here. To order by phone, call: 978-470-2066.

For additional information, visit:

photo: Doug Scott

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