Surround yourself with the beauty and splendor of Autumn during the most colorful time of the year. On weekends, we offer a 2½-hour round-trip to Hockessin. Bring your camera and behold the best that the Red Clay Valley has to offer.HOCKESSIN 2½-hour round-trip On our trips to Hockessin, you'll travel the entire length of the railroad (a 17-mile round-trip) to the town of Hockessin. You'll spend a ½-hour layover in Hockessin, where you can browse the local shops or purchase food for the return trip from one of several eateries near the tracks. Time 2:30 the train leaves
We will meet up at the boarding location (2201 Newport Gap Pike, Wilmington DE 19808) at 1:45 p.m.
Reservations are recommended as the train could be sold out
Choose our open-air car, and you’ll enjoy wide-open windows and side-facing seats for a panoramic view of the scenery. This seating option cannot be purchased online. You can upgrade to this car when picking up or buying tickets at the station.
If the weather is favorable Add $1:00 to the above fair for better picture opportunities
Meet when we disembark to discuss (ask locals) where we might have dinner.