All Funds Raised Stay in Allegany County!
The event will not be held in 2014,
watch for upcoming announcements concerning our
How It Works
Local Charities Benefitting
The Children's League
Ali Ghan Shrine
The Allegany County Train Pull for Charities
A One of a Kind Community Effort!
Each year law enforcement, business and the
community team up with the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad to
sponsor a unique event, one like none other in the entire
world…. “The Train Pull.”
Twenty people grasping a rope to see how fast and far they can
pull a real, live, working, steam locomotive…Mountain Thunder!!!
Did I mention th at she weighs in at over 500,000 lbs.?
Yes, that’s more than 250 tons of
To our knowledge there is no other event
in the world like it,
resulting in each pull being an attempt for a new world record!!