Tourist Trains 2017 Guidebook

Tourist Trains Guidebook, Sixth Edition describes 500 of the most popular train attractions, museums, and railroad vacation destinations in the U.S. and Canada. Continue reading

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C&O #1309 to begin Weekend Steam Excursions in July

Western Maryland Scenic Railroad will begin operating the 2017 Allegheny Mountain Express with C&O #1309 steam engine beginning July 1st.
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2017 Norfolk & Western No. 611 Spring Schedule

The Virginia Museum of Transportation (VMT) has announce that the Norfolk & Western Class J 611 steam passenger locomotive will return to the mainline in 2017 with an exciting schedule of public excursions.
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Smoke Over Steamtown

Through Dennis A. Livesey’s camera lens, readers will experience the thrill of the steam railroad, a transportation system that dominated the USA for over 100 years and helped build a nation.
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Polar Express 30th Anniversary Edition

A young boy, lying awake one Christmas Eve, is welcomed aboard a magical trip on the Polar Express to the North Pole . . .

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Florida’s Great Ocean Railway

The building of Henry Flagler’s Florida East Coast Railway extension over water to Key West from 1905 to 1916 was a triumph of engineering and logistics.

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Greatest Railroad Story Ever Told

The Greatest Railroad Story Ever Told is about Henry Flagler & the building of FEC Key West Extension.
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NKP 765 Steam in the Valley Returns for 2016 September Excursions

CVSR welcomes back the historic steam engine – The Nickel Plate Road 2-8-4 Berkshire No. 765 – from Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society on September 17, 18, 24 & 25, 2016.
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2017 Railroad Calendars

2017 Train calendars

Best selling 2017 Train and Railroad Calendars. Get the lowest prices on the largest selection of the best selling 2017 railroad and 2017 train calendars anywhere.
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2016 Milwaukee Road 261 Fall Colors Excursions

The Friends of the 261 in cooperation with the Twin Cities & Western Railroad and its subsidiary Minnesota Prairie Line, will operate steam excursion trains featuring Milwaukee Road 4-8-4 No. 261 this fall.

After making it's last passenger pick up, Milwaukee 261 highballs Minneapolis, westward on the Fall Colors Special. The train is crossing the bridge that takes the Wayzata Sub across Boom Island in the historic section of downtown. Photo by John Witthaus. 10/11/15

After making its last passenger pick up, Milwaukee 261 highballs Minneapolis, westward on the Fall Colors Special. The train is crossing the bridge that takes the Wayzata Sub across Boom Island in the historic section of downtown. Photo by John Witthaus. 10/11/15

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