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Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railroad

136 Main St, Milford, NY 13807, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1225
+1 607-432-2429
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Santa Express

Had a great time. Everyone was friendly and the children loved meeting Santa. It was well organized... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2016
via mobile
Great Night Out on an Old Train

While hitting locations on the Cooperstown Beverage Trail, the GPS screwed up; we were on our way... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
Steve T
Sayville, New York
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Owned and operated by the Leatherstocking Railway Historical Society and Leatherstocking Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society, this scenic railroad features vintage cars, steel-truss bridges and a restored Milford (N.Y.) depot as a destination.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
25 Nov 2016
“Santa Express”
11 Aug 2016
“Great Night Out on an Old Train”
136 Main St, Milford, NY 13807, Cooperstown, NY 13326-1225
+1 607-432-2429
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Had a great time. Everyone was friendly and the children loved meeting Santa. It was well organized so there was always something to do.

Thank lollipopG2002
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

While hitting locations on the Cooperstown Beverage Trail, the GPS screwed up; we were on our way to Cooperstown Brewing Company but ended a block short and came upon a old train. Our first question was...do you know where the Brewery is (for the record,...More

3  Thank Steve T
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We took their fall foliage excursion on Columbus Day. The weather was perfect and the trip was nice. It takes about 2 hours for the whole thing. The train heads down the valley north towards Cooperstown. You can sit in a dining car, regular car...More

Thank EarlR913
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Got much more than we excepted. It was a bargain. Got a large buffet dinner of authentic German food. Stopped for an hour and a half up the line to a pavilion where they had a great German band and the staff was wonderful. We...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Way over priced. do the Adirondack or the Rodchester ride don't waste the money. It is about double the others.

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped by on an off day with our young son, who loves all things train related. One of the volunteer staff went out of his way to give us a tour and information on the railroad, his knowledge & enthusiasm were contagious! This location should...More

Thank RamblinMurphy
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Congrats to the railroad , volunteers, and private motorcar (speeder) owners for a wonderful time this past weekend. The public was allowed to go through equipment normally off-limits and ride on several speeders, velocipedes and handcars much to the joy of the children. The inside...More

2  Thank D N J T
Reviewed 2 September 2014

My friend and I decided to ride the rails and hopefully enjoy good food, and entertainment. What we discovered was excessive drinking, cigarette smoke, and pipes of pot being passed around stinking up the air while we tried to listen to the band!!!! People were...More

1  Thank Ann P
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Maybe something children might enjoy. Very pricey for a slow train ride from it's origin, then back to it's origin. Went on here twice. Once with a class trip and once with a friend. Too loud outside for a conversation. Perhaps more enjoyable for a...More

3  Thank yolanda g
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Yesterday a group of friends organized a superb outing on The C&CV riding the Ice Cream train north from Milford Depot. The railroad folks very generously loaded twelve canoes and kayaks on their flatbed and then let us off the train just south of Cooperstown....More

5  Thank PeterinAlbany
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