Experience the adventure and excitement of life on the railroad with a ride on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad! Your whole family will love this exciting experience, which takes you across the beautiful Adirondacks and provides you with spectacular natural views of the landscapes and the native wildlife.
The Adirondack Scenic Railroad departs from the restored Union Station in Utica, and takes you on a full day trip. You can take in spectacular views of the countryside from the comfort of your seat in a climate-controlled train car. The route takes you through the six million acre Adirondack Park, where you can view luxurious wilderness estates, gorgeous rivers, charming bridges, towering trees, snowy peaks and rolling hills. The train will make a stop at Holland Patent Station, and then will make a four and a half hour layover in scenic Thendara (Old Forge). In Old Forge, you can enjoy ample time to explore the many shops and restaurants in the area, as well as take a cruise on the Fulton Chain of Lakes for an additional element of adventure to your day. Then hop back on the train for the return ride back to the Utica Union Station. The Adirondack Scenic Railroad is the perfect way to enjoy a relaxing and fun-filled day of sightseeing in New York. Reserve your space on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad today!