Did you know you can take the Commuter Rail to Wachusett Mountain for a day (or night) of skiing?
On Saturdays, and Sundays during ski season, the MBTA runs special trains on the Fitchburg Line from North Station that are equipped with ski and snowboard racks.
Wachusett Mountain also provides a free shuttle from the station to the slopes for designated trains.
The weekend ski train runs Saturdays and Sundays, starting December 7, 2019.
North Station to Wachusett:
Depart North Station: 8:35 AM
Arrive at Wachusett Station: 10:11 AM
Free shuttle to the mountain
Wachusett to North Station:
Free shuttle to Wachusett Station: 5:15 PM
Depart Wachusett Station: 6:10 PM
Arrive at North Station: 7:41 PM
You'll need to arrange your own transportation if you miss the shuttles or would like to take a different train. (Taxis and ridesharing services are available.)