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Howard Tunnel

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Northern Central Railway
117 N. Front St.
New Freedom, PA

Join us for a gorgeous 30-mile round trip behind GP9 #6076 winding through the Historic Codorus Valley with a brief stop at the Howard Tunnel to stretch your legs.

The Howard Tunnel is the oldest active passenger railroad tunnel in the country.

Your ticket (adult or child) includes a choice of a complimentary boxed lunch.

Lunches include potato chips, cookie, and bottled water.

(Wheelchair lift is not available at the Howard Tunnel; passengers who wish to exit the train must be able to climb up and down 6 steps without crew assistance.)

The coaches are pushed and pulled by our vintage diesel locomotive.

This excursion is approximately 3 hours.

Please check in at our Gift Shop located at 117 N. Front St.

Please arrive 30 minutes prior to boarding.

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