Pumpkin Patch Express 2023

Event Details

Sep 30

The Fall Season is one of the best times of year to enjoy a train excursion through the center of Stone Gables Estate on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad. Take a ride on a replica of an 1868 steam locomotive, pulling an 1848 Pioneer Coach, a mid-1860s Combine Coach, and our newest 1860s Day Coach. Before or after your train ride, visit our pumpkin patch for pumpkin painting and fall fun!


Saturday, September 30th & Saturday October 7th


Ages 3+ = $15

Ages 2 & Under = Free and must sit on a parent's lap.

For bus tours please call 717-902-9791

Your Ticket Includes:

- Kids will be able to pick & decorate pumpkins from our pumpkin patch.

- Enjoy family fall yard games!

- Visit with our scarecrow!

- Make lasting memories with some fun photos at our photo ops!

- Snacks are available for purchase at one of our delicious food vendors!

Address and Directions to the Train: Enter at Brittany's Hope: 1160 North Market Street, Elizabethtown PA 17022. (Please type the physical address listed above into your GPS.)

Please arrive at least 15-20 minutes before your train departure time.

Once you arrive watch for signage to direct you to park. Walk to the Ironstone train platform. Please check in with the Guest Services Attendant giving the first and last name of the person who booked the tickets.

Duration: Each train ride will take about 30 minutes.

To enjoy all activities & a train ride, expect to be here between 60-90 minutes.

Parking and Comfort Facilities: Please follow the signs for parking. Mobile restroom facilities are available near the train platform.

Disclaimer: Arrive 15-20 minutes before your train departure time, unfortunately, late arrivals cannot be accommodated.

All sales are final. Refunds will be issued by the railroad if a train ride has been canceled.

Rates and schedules are subject to change.

No smoking food, drinks, or pets are allowed on the train.

A wheelchair lift is available upon request. Please call 717-902-9791.

By purchasing a ticket, you agree to allow Stone Gables Estate and/or its representatives to use any photos taken for promotional or advertising purposes. You also consent to a subscription to our e-newsletter.

Stone Gables Estate and/or its representatives are not responsible for lost or stolen items. You may check our lost & found.

Weather Cancellations: To find out if we have canceled any train rides due to inclement weather, keep a close eye on your email, check our social media, and/or please call 717.902.9791. Refunds will be issued within 7-10 days.

About Stone Gables Estate: Stone Gables Estate is home to the historic Ironstone Ranch, The Star Barn Village, St. Michael’s Vineyard, the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad, the Herr’s Mill Covered Bridge, and much more. The property encompasses 280 scenic acres and includes a working horse ranch and numerous settings for events. Stone Gables Estate is a Biblical, faith-based ministry/business. Our mission is to donate 100% of net profits to aid abandoned children worldwide through Brittany’s Hope, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Events with a Purpose. For more information about Stone Gables Estate, check out our website: https://www.stonegablesestate....

Pumpkin Patch Express 2023

LOCATION: Stone Gables Estate

ADDRESS: 1160 North Market Street, Elizabethtown, PA 17022

  • CONTACT: 717-902-9791
  • COST: Ages 2 and Under = Free, Ages 3+ = $15
  • TIME: 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM