Western Maryland Scenic Railroad

13 Canal St, Cumberland, MD 21502 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-759-4400
Toll Free: 800-TRAIN-50


Western Maryland
Western Maryland Railroad
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You will climb 1,291 vertical feet from Cumberland to Frostburg through the Alleghany mountains , the average gradient pf 1.78% with maximum gradient of 3%. Murder mystery trains, caboose rides, cab rides, hand on the throttle. Come experience the many wonders of the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad.
May-Sept: Thur, 11:30am (diesel); Fri-Sun, (steam); Oct: Tues-Wed, 11:30am (diesel); Thur-Sun, (steam); Nov: Sat-Sun, 11:30am (steam); Dec: Sat-Sun, 11:30am (steam).
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Admission/Tickets Required



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October 16, 2019
Recently friends and I drove to Cumberland, Maryland to take the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad ride to Frostburg, Maryland. We had a great time. The conductors gave us lots of interesting...
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October 16, 2019
If you go, do two things for yourself: (1) Find a day the train will not likely be sold out. Many non-dining seats face each other on some cars with only a foot of room between. (2) Spend overnight...
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October 15, 2019
Carol H
We rode the train to Frostburg, took our bikes and rode the 16 miles back to Cumberland. It was a lovely fall day and it was great being outside. We sat in the car with the windows, but it was warm...