Railfan Day

Railfan Day!

Saturday, July 29.  10:00AM – 4:00PM at Milford Depot.

Tentative Schedule

10am (All Day) – Track Speeder Rides begin $10 per person

10am (All Day) – Guest Engineer begins (Operate one of our ALCO Switchers on a 2 1/2 mile round trip) $50 ($10 off with purchase of an All Day Pass) Must be 18 years or older to operate.

10:30am – D&H Wreck Crane operating under its own power, and switching moves being performed in Milford Yard

11am – D&H “Big Hook” Wreck Crane Field Demonstration. Adults $12, Seniors (62+) $11, Children (3-12) $10

1pm – Photographers Special!  Includes side dump car demonstration and photo run-bys, Departs Milford Depot. Adults $16, Seniors (62+) $15, Children (3-12) $13

All Day – Velocipede Rides

3pm – D&H Jordan Spreader Demonstration Train.  Adults $12, Seniors (62+) $11, Children (3-12) $10

All Day – FL9 Locomotives and other equipment on display

All Day – Milford Depot Museum and Equipment Shop Facilities open to the public

All Day Pass for Special Events Trains, Adults $25, Seniors (62+) $22, Children (3-12) $15

–All Day Pass Does Not Include Guest Engineer, or Cooperstown Blues Express Train Admission–

All Day – Chicken Barbecue!

More to Come!


Railfan Day on the Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railroad.  Events run from 9a.m.-4p.m. and include Track Speeder Rides; Historic D&H “Big Hook” Wreck Crane, and Jordan Spreader demonstrations.  Milford Depot Museum and Equipment Shop Facilities open for viewing.  Photo Runby Train Departs Milford Depot 1p.m and makes a round trip to Cooperstown through the scenic Susquehanna River Valley with many stops for photos and equipment runbys; light refreshments provided on board.  Tickets available day of event.  For more information call (607) 432-2429.