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 Kiski Junction
    Railroad Inc
 P.O. Box 48
 130 Railroad Street
 Schenley, PA 15682

 (724) 295-5577

Scenic Tour Rides

Our normal passenger season is June 5th through September 26th (Fridays @ 2pm & Saturdays @ 11am & 2pm. Our fall foliage trips (reservations required) will run on Tuesdays (2pm) & Saturdays (11am/2pm & 4pm) during October.  Special Christmas Express trains may run in November or December (dates yet to be determined).

We do not operate on holidays.

Length of the passenger round trip ride usually lasts about 1 hour.

Please leave enough time in your travel schedule to get to our train station 30 minutes prior to our departure time. Seating is on a first-come first-served basis.

Prices and Details:

Adults $9.00
Seniors (62 +) $8.00
Children (4 - 13 years) $7.00
Children (3 and under) FREE
We now accept these credit cards.
  • Parking is FREE

  • Reservations are REQUIRED during October and for all Christmas trains.  At all other times, trains operate on a STRICTLY first-come-first-served basis.  Please, only call to make reservations if you are bringing a large group.

  • Groups can book a special run; see our FAQ page or contact us for more details.

  • You are welcome to bring your own food; most train cars have tables.

  • We do not have restrooms on the trains; There are portable facilities at the train station.

  • Temperature Policy: If the temperature is forecasted to be above 95F, we will not run.  If in doubt, call us!

  • Severe Weather: We will not operate if severe weather is forecast for this area.  Please check local weather report or call us to see if we are running.

  • Take a scenic ride along the beautiful Allegheny River, from Schenley to Johnetta.  On certain days, due to various factors, we may use the original line along the Kiski River from Schenley to Bagdad.  The KJR reserves the right to use either line on any given day without notification of change to passengers.

  • Unique, fun, safe and affordable, with clean, comfortable cars.

Here are some photos of our equipment (Click on Thumbnail to see picture ... click BACK button to return to this page):


... and some fun fact statistics about one of our locomotives      Click here

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The KJR had over 7,500 passengers in 2014.  Thank you, and see you in June!