The Amherst Railway Society partners with the Massachusetts Bay Railroad Enthusiasts (MBRRE) for rail-fan trips. Amherst members receive a $15.00 discount on all MBRRE trips. When ordering trip tickets online, use the keyword “ARS” in the COUPON CODE field to receive the discounted ticket price.

Steam in the Snow – 2022

Sunday, January 2, 2022

COVID statement: all passengers wishing  to ride this train will be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination, or a recent negative COVID test result.

The steam-powered Steam in the Snow excursion train will run on the Conway Scenic Railway on January 2, 2022. Power for the train will be 0-6-0 #7470.

The train will depart the North Conway, New Hampshire station at 10:30 am heading north and west through Bartlett to Notchland. At Notchland, the train will reverse direction for the return trip to North Conway. Several photo run-bys are built into the schedule.

The train is scheduled to return to North Conway at 4:30 pm.

The train will consist of two dome cars, two table cars, and two coaches. All cars have been reconfigured with Lexan clear partitions or compartments to comply with COVID recommendations.

Limited food service will be available onboard the train – light snacks and hot and cold beverages. Box lunches are available for advance purchase.

Alcoholic beverages and smoking are not permitted aboard the train.

Bus service to North Conway is available from Boston’s South Station and the Woburn.

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