Cooperstown Summer Trains

Saturdays July 7th, August 4th and September 1st.

Boards at Cooperstown Blue Trolley Parking Lot.

Departure Time: 1PM and 2:30PM

Trip Duration: About 1 Hour

Adults $17, Seniors (62 and over) $16, Children (3-12) $14, Under 3 FREE.

Reservations Required.

Food and beverages for sale on board.

Picturesque ride through the Susquehanna River Valley.  Travel along the tranquil Susquehanna River, through farm fields with beautiful views, and forests.

2018 Train Robberies

Train Robbery

Saturdays, June 30, July 14 & 28, August 11 & 25, September 22, October 6th

Boards at Milford Depot.

Departure Time: 1PM

Trip Duration: About 2 Hours

Adults $21, Seniors $20, Children (3-12) $18, Under 3 FREE.

Reservations Required.

For Any Questions or More Information Call: (607) 432-2429

Food and Beverages sold on board.

Travel back in time to the exciting world of Outlaws and The Wild West!  The train is carrying a strong box full to the brim with money and the local Outlaw Gang knows it.  Will the bandits get away with the loot, or will the Lawmen prevail?  Find out as a passenger on the Train Robbery featuring action packed shoot outs, period costumes, and fun entertainment for the whole family.

Train Robbery

2018 Cooperstown Blues Express

Cooperstown Blues Express

Saturday Nights, May 19 – October 6th

Boards at Milford Depot.

Departure Time: 7PM

Trip Duration: About 3 Hours

Adults $20

Passengers must be 21 with valid I.D. to ride.

Reservations encouraged for large groups.
Reservations Please Call: (607) 353-8030


Join us for a 3 Hour Rockin’ Blues Party every Saturday night featuring some of the best bands in upstate N.Y.  Riders can enjoy food and drink. Full cash bar with beer and wines.

This train is operated by Cooperstown Blues Express.  For more information and a complete schedule of Bands Performing click here.

Online Ticketing Has Arrived!

You spoke and we heard you!  The Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railroad implemented online ticketing to make purchasing tickets on your favorite trains faster and easier.  We thank you for your feedback and continued patronage!

Guest Engineer Program

Guest Engineer Program

Guest Engineer

Ever since the first days of railroading in the United States, many boys and girls have dreamed of the chance to one day be an engineer.  On the Cooperstown & Charlotte Valley, those dreams can become reality! 

For only $375, you can be at the controls, and operate one of our rare MLW locomotives on a sixteen mile round trip between Milford and Cooperstown!  Full instruction and supervision will given by one our engineers.

  • Available by appointment June 1 – December 15, depending on train schedules.
  • Must be 18 years old.
  • A guest may accompany you for $17.
  • Due to the nature of the equipment, this service is not handicap accessible.
  • Includes A Certificate of Completion.

This program is not available through online ticketing.  Please call (607) 432-2429 for reservations and more information.