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Summer on the Wilmington & Western
MT. CUBA METEOR

Take a leisurely 1½-hour round-trip ride up the Red Clay Valley to our Mt. Cuba Picnic Grove, where you'll enjoy a ½-hour layover to have a picnic or simply admire the natural surroundings. Our Mt. Cuba Meteor is a relaxing way to spend a weekend afternoon with family or friends.

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EVENT SCHEDULE
DEPARTURE DATES:
April 8, 19 & 26;
May 3, 10, 17, 24, 25, 30 & 31;
June 14, 21, 27 & 28;
Most Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays in July & August;
September 5, 6, 7, 13, 20 & 27;
November 15

Refer to our Schedule & Tickets calendar for exact dates, departure times and motive power.
DISCOUNT DAYS
MOTHER'S DAY, May 10
Mom rides for half fare.
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CHILDREN'S DAYS, June 7, July 5 & August 2
One child rides FREE with each accompanying full priced adult ticket.
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SCOUTING DAY, June 13
All children in scout uniforms ride for FREE.
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FATHER'S DAY, June 21
Dad rides for half fare.
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VETERAN'S DAY, November 14
Active military or veteran personnel with ID
ride for half fare.
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FARES
COACH SEATING:
Adults: $14 HRCV Members save $2
on each ticket.
What's This?
Seniors (60+): $13
Children (2-12): $12
Children (under 2): FREE

OPEN-AIR SEATING:
Add $1 to each of the above fares.
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 purchasing tickets at the station. Due to weather or operating conditions, the open-air car may not be available on all Mt. Cuba Meteor excursions.

CABOOSE RENTAL:
Rental: $260  
Groups of 20-25 people can rent one of our red cabooses to have a private party aboard the train.
Click here for more information on caboose rentals.
Top & bottom photos: Mike Ciosek | Middle photo: Andy Gwiazda
























GREENBANK STATION
Boarding Location
2201 Newport Gap Pike
(Route 41 North)
Wilmington, DE 19808
BUSINESS OFFICE
1601 Railroad Avenue
Wilmington, DE 19808
302.998.1930
Monday to Friday
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
MAILING ADDRESS
Historic Red Clay Valley Inc.
P.O. Box 5787
Wilmington, DE 19808
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