• Join

    Join, volunteer, contribute. Moving Full Steam Ahead! Rail Preservation, Restoration, and Operation!

  • Santa on Board

    Come out to see Santa aboard the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad! Dates will sell out quickly. Call 1-800-TRAIN50 to book reservations today!

  • Help Support the Conservation of WMRy No. 204

    Help return 204 to operation. This design available on an afghan to support 204/ Gift Shop

  • Freight Car Restoration

    Freight cars are being restored for future photo freights on the WMSR. The first car has been completed.

  • C&O 1309 Donation Drive to Complete Restoration

    Light my Fire, 1309! Contributions are needed to complete the project. Inaugural experiences aboard #1309 will be reserved for special donors.

  • Diesels!

    Ride behind a vintage diesel or steam locomotive Mountain Thunder No. 734 to Frostburg, MD

  • Be a part of the 1309 rebuild!

    Volunteer opportunities are available for the C&O 1309 restoration. Call 301-759-4400 Ext. 130 or info@wmsrf.org for more info.

Latest News #1309 Update 11/30/15 - The Western Maryland Scenic Railroad continues to make steady progress in the return-to-service restoration of former C&O 2-6-6-2 No. 1309. As expected in a project like this, there were a few surprises, and a few hard choices to make.
Light my Fire, 1309! Sponsor a Part
Donate today.  Help us meet our goal to operate Chesapeake & Ohio No. 1309 in 2016!
Sponsor a Window Help resore WMRy Business Car No. 204
Get your name on the wall of donors inside Western Maryland Railway Business Car 204!

Rail preservation and operation at WMSR
A Division of the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad 13 Canal Street, Cumberland, MD 21502 301-759-4400