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Wizards Emporium Store in Pickering
The "flagship" Wizards Emporium store is at the Pickering Towne Centre. The original YDHR store, that's been converted to our Wizards Emporium.Link to location on Google maps
Wizards Emporium in Newmarket
The Wizards Emporium Upper Canada Mall in Newmarket offers 6000sq ft. of the Wizarding World, the biggest of all of the YDHR stores.Link to location on Google maps
Wizards Emporium Express in Oshawa
Newest to join the YDHR Wizards Emporium stores, is at the Oshawa Centre in Oshawa, ON. This Express store has a little bit of everything to offer.Link to location on Google maps
Christmas Station in Pickering
Enter an enchanting world of Christmas where St Nicholas is celebrated all year. With stockings, cards, ornaments and more, you can have Christmas everyday.Link to location on Google maps
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What Our Riders Have to Say
“This is an excellent summer weekend day trip for couples, retired or with young kids or grandkids. It’s impressive to see first generation 1950’s diesels built in Montreal Canada still running or prewar passenger cars that once took men on their path to Normandy. It’s a museum in wheels. There are lots of theme weekends, but any trip they offer won’t disappoint.”
“Wonderful volunteers make this a care-free family outing. This was a relatively simple idea for an outing; pack some lunch, drive to Stouffville Station then sit in air-conditioned comfort and watch the green pastures pass by on our way to Uxbridge. Explore, then return. What made this outing particularly enjoyable was the warmth and energy displayed by all staff, who I understand to be entirely made up of volunteers. Aside from the conductors there were entertainers including two musicians and a clown for the kids. They all displayed so much energy. ”
Take a Trip Back in Time
Ride on one of York-Durham Heritage Railway’s vintage Pullman coaches or cafe cars to and from the Town of Uxbridge. Our train runs through the beautiful Oak Ridges Moraine between Uxbridge and Stouffville, with shorter trips on some weekends. Join us and celebrate the wonders of rail travel from an era gone by, on coaches preserved for your present day comfort.Learn More »
We are a not-for-profit organization recognized by Canada Revenue Agency. Donations of goods, services, or time, are gladly accepted.
The line was built starting in the south and moving northwards, the first sod being turned at the Scarborough Junction (site of today’s Scarborough GO station).
The Stouffville-Uxbridge line our train runs on was built in the 1860’s by William Gooderham, a well-known distiller from Toronto.
The highest point on the line (1,169 ft or 356.3 m above sea level), atop the Oak Ridges Moraine, is 79 metres higher than either the Stouffville or Uxbridge stations