The best part of the holidays is gathering with friends and family -- often over great food. For a taste of York County at your holiday table this year, try this sweet potato pie recipe from the ... …more

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2017 York County Travel Guide
From motorcycles to pretzels, you're invited behind the scenes of America's favorite products at our FREE tours

Special Offers

Cabin Fever “Scavenger Hunt”

Wyndham Garden York
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One Night Stay to enjoy our hotel amenities including our Indoor Pool Family Dinner to…more

Pamper Your Pets Package

Wyndham Garden York
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Does your cat or dog need a break from the everyday grind of sleeping and playing? Bring…more

Pet-Friendly Getaway Package

Jackson House Bed and Breakfast
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Good anytime and perfect location for walks as we are right on the rail trail! Two…more

Romantic Getaway Package

Best Western Westgate Inn
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•Overnight deluxe accommodations in Jacuzzi Suite •Bottle of wine •Box of chocolates…more

Romantic Getaway

Jackson House Bed and Breakfast
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Romance resides in beautiful southern York County! 2-Night Stay at the fabulous…more

Honeymoon Package

Wingate Hotel
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1 night stay bottle of champagne in room upon arrival chocolates $40 gift card to…more

Romantic Package

Wingate Hotel
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1 night stay Bottle of wine in room upon arrival Two wine glasses Late Check Out…more

Wine Trail Package (All Year Round)

Best Western Westgate Inn
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Package Includes: •Deluxe Overnight Accommodations for 1-Night •Map & Directions to…more

Wine Trail Package

Country Inn & Suites by Carlson
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Package Includes: Deluxe Overnight Accommodations for 1-Night Map & Directions to…more

Wine Trail Getaway

Shrewsbury Hampton by Hilton
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Package Includes: Deluxe Overnight Accommodations for 1-Night Bottle of Wine from…more

Mason-Dixon Wine Trail Package

Hampton Inn - York
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Year round • Three day advance reservations required • Stay with Breakfast…more

Wine Trail Getaway Package

Wingate Hotel
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Package Includes: Deluxe Overnight Accommodations Bottle of wine from a local…more

Romantic Getaways

Hampton Inn - York
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Year round • Three day advance reservations required • Stay with Breakfast includes •…more

Sweetheart Package

New Cumberland Hotel
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Get a bottle of wine (Choice of Red or White) and a box of chocolates added to a Jacuzzi…more

Family Fun Package

Best Western Westgate Inn
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•Overnight accommodations in oversized rooms •$25 Quaker, Steak & Lube gift card…more

Holiday With A Heart

Holiday Inn Express & Suites - York
11/8/17 – 12/31/17
For every package booked, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites York will donate $10 to…more

Holiday With A Heart

Holiday Inn Express & Suites - York
11/8/17 – 12/31/17
For every package booked, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites York will donate $10 to…more

Winter Getaway

Quality Inn & Suites
12/1/17 – 2/28/18
When you're traveling for the holidays, you want to stay in a place that feels like home.…more
Mason-Dixon Wine Trail
Create your own experience on this multi-state trail.…more

Ma & Pa Railroad Preservation Society

  • 1258 Muddy Creek Forks Rd
  • Airville, PA 17302
  • Ph: 717-927-9565 Fx: 717-927-8293
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Journey in time to 1915 when Muddy Creek Forks was a thriving community centered on the Maryland & Pennsylvania Railroad. Take a 45-minute motorcar train ride through the scenic Muddy Creek Valley. Visit with costumed docents in the A.M. Grove Store, railroad station, Post Office, Muddy Creek Forks Roller Mill, and grain elevator. The Village of Muddy Creek Forks is a Historic District on the National Register of Historic Places, and the Ma & Pa was among the most famous short line railroads in the U.S. Tour Availability: Friday: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. About the Tour: Tour Length: Allow 1 ½ hour minimum Guided Tour: No (Visitors interact with costumed docents in the A.M. Grove General Store, Muddy Creek Forks Roller Mill, and on the motorcar train) Public Restrooms: Handicap accessible portable toilet Handicap Accessible: First floor of General Store only; Mill and train with assistance. Cameras Permitted: Yes Minimum Age Requirement: No. Children must be accompanied by an adult Retail/Factory Store on-site: Gift Shop Admission Charge: Yes. $7 Adults, $5 Children (includes the train ride) Conditions/Restrictions: Train ride through the Muddy Creek Valley lasts approximately 45 minutes and runs hourly at quarter after the hour. Motorcoaches: Yes--Advanced reservations required. Maximum 80 visitors in a single group. Friday or Saturday arriving 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Allow 2 hour minimum.

Hours
  • Sunday Hours: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Amenities
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