8,183 free train rides in 2014
Another Very Good Year
Numerous scheduled private party rides enjoyed
good weather with happy faces and train rides
4th of July---Public Rides, near maximum capacity—two fully loaded trains
Halloween celebration---- near maximum capacity--two beautiful weekends
In 2014 the Red and Green trains provided===over 8,183 free rides.
The crew of 3 on over 200 trips adds 600 for a total nearing 8,800
The trains provided over 17,000 seat miles of free travel
The cars look almost new with their new wheels, refinished seats and paint.
The two rebuilt locomotives also look new, but they are about 40 yrs. old
The new gold "olga" electric inspection speeder is fun plaything for the owners.
WE appreciate the U-TUBE movies that were posted.
The owners and staff appreciate the respect shown by our guests
for courtesy, cleanliness and safety , and above all, We thank
Springfield Underground Inc. for the use of their land.
The riders saw the labor and artisanship of the helpers who helped
build and set up the Halloween and July 4th Decorations.
NJROTC were especially helpful and greatly appreciated.
Thanks to ALL of our volunteers, artists, artisans and helpers who work so that the
"FREE" train rides can continue to be "FREE"