PASSENGER RAIL REPS TO ATTEND NORTHERN CP RAIL HOLIDAY EVENT

Call it waiting on a train. Representatives from the Coalition for Algoma Passenger Trains (CAPT) and the Missanabie Cree First Nation (MCFN) will join local residents in the Dubreuilville-Franz region of Northern Ontario to greet the westward CP Holiday Train at an evening stop on November 30th. Since 1999, these specially-lit trains have travelled the… Read More PASSENGER RAIL REPS TO ATTEND NORTHERN CP RAIL HOLIDAY EVENT

ROCKY MOUNTAIN PBS TO FEATURE COLORADO’S “GALLOPING GOOSE”

Rocky Mountain PBS’s Colorado Experience series is set to showcase the state’s historic rail bus, the “Galloping Goose”. Built by the Rio Grande Southern Railroad (RGS) in the 1930s to run its narrow gauge lines in southwestern Colorado, a total of seven “geese” were operated between 1931 and 1952. The Galloping Geese, or “motors”, as… Read More ROCKY MOUNTAIN PBS TO FEATURE COLORADO’S “GALLOPING GOOSE”

DURANGO & SILVERTON CHRISTMAS TREE TRAIN BACK FOR 2017

The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad (D&SNG) returns with its “Christmas Tree Train” for a third year. Beginning in two weeks, those booking this special trip on the Cascade Canyon steam train from Durango, Colorado, can travel into the San Juan National Forest to cut down a white fir tree for the holiday season.… Read More DURANGO & SILVERTON CHRISTMAS TREE TRAIN BACK FOR 2017