Ridership on West Virginia’s Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad was 85,943 in 2016.
October was the busiest month when 21,829 rode. The corresponding number for October 2015 was 18,971.
A new holiday ride on the Cass Scenic Railroad helped to bump up patronage during the holiday season.
That train had a Christmas theme and used the former Chesapeake & Ohio Greenbrier line between Cass and Durbin.