The Ferrous Flyer

The Ferrous Flyer

Extend your Memorial Day vacation one moFerrous Flyer logore day and join the ELDCPS on the Ferrous Flyer, May 29, 2018! This excursion is part of the 8th International Conference on Contemporary Cast Iron Art being held in Scranton from May 28 – June 2, 2018. The Ferrous Flyer will stop at three train stations on its journey from Scranton to East Stroudsburg and back. While on the excursion you’ll be entertained by two cast iron performances, with a third night time iron pour occurring at the Scranton Iron Furnaces after the train returns to Scranton. Food and beverages will be available at each station and at the Iron Furnaces.


Station Stops and Performances

Cresco: Station Tour
Arrive Approx. 1:30 PM

East Stroudsburg: Electric City & Digital Iron
Arrive Approx. 3:00 PM

Gouldsboro: Third Rail;  A demonstration iron pour and the process of making “T” rail.
Arrive Approx 5:30 PM

Train Arrives back in Scranton at Approx. 7:30 PM

Devil In Us All: Iron Pour at the Scranton Iron Furnaces
Occurs after dusk.

Performance details may be found on the 8th ICCCIA website by clicking here

Station & Parking Information

Trains will depart from the track behind the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel. Free parking is available at off of Matson St. at the University of Scranton’s soccer fields below the hotel.

Departure Time

The train departs at 12:00 PM. Please be on the platform at least 30 minutes prior to departure. Round trip time, which includes a layover and performances at the station list, is approximately 7 hours.