Blog

Welcome to Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad’s blog! We are committed to providing passengers with information about our train and updates about CVSR. Our blog provides you with more information on the developments at CVSR, as well as pieces of information that park visitors will find useful. From showcasing our volunteers, to featuring new and exciting upcoming events, follow our blog posts to stay up to date on all things CVSR!

 

Father’s Day Beer Tasting

There's always the questions, "What do you want for Father's Day this year?" and "What should we get Dad? I have absolutely no idea". Instead of spending endless hours on Amazon searching for Father's Day gifts that he'll only use twice this summer, give him...

Volunteers Complete Restoration of Historic Mural

A group of 12 CVSR volunteers have completed the restoration of a historic mural in the 1940’s Saint Lucie Sound Lounge Car. The restoration of the 1946 mural has taken 1,494 volunteer hours to complete over the course of more than two years.The mural was...

Sample Itinerary June – August: Deboarding at Rockside Station

Explore near Rockside Station with a Coach All Day Pass! Looking to explore Independence? Purchase a coach ticket which acts as an all-day pass, allowing you to deboard and reboard the train throughout the day. With a coach ticket you can board at Peninsula or Akron...

Sample Itinerary June – August: Deboarding at Peninsula Depot

Explore Peninsula with a Coach All Day Pass! Looking to explore the Village of Peninsula? Purchase a coach ticket which acts as an all-day pass, allowing you to deboard and reboard the train throughout the day. With a coach ticket you can board at Rockside or...

4 Reasons to Plan Your Next Meeting on the Train

Tired of the same four walls? Looking for a unique experience to host your next board meeting, team building event, or appreciation for your employees or clients? Consider hosting your next company event or meeting aboard a historic train! Spark an idea. There's something about weaving through...

Thank You R.C. and Katharine M. Musson Foundation

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad recently received an $8,000 grant from The R.C. and Katharine M. Musson Foundation in support of its “Powering Ahead” Capital Campaign. CVSR is the midst of a first-ever capital campaign in support of a master plan to expand, enhance and preserve...

Sample Itinerary May: Deboarding at Akron Northside

Exploring Akron with a Coach All Day Pass Looking to explore the Akron? Purchase a coach ticket which acts as an all-day pass, allowing you to deboard and reboard the train throughout the day. With a coach ticket you can board at Rockside or Peninsula Depot...

Sample Itinerary May: Deboarding at Peninsula Depot

Explore Peninsula with a Coach All Day Pass Looking to explore the Village of Peninsula? Purchase a coach ticket which acts as an all-day pass, allowing you to deboard and reboard the train throughout the day. With a coach ticket you can board at Rockside or...

8 Train Rides Mom Will Love

Mothers everywhere work hard to raise their children to be the very best version of themselves through countless acts of selflessness. One day a year isn't enough time to recognize all that moms do, but it's a day to take the opportunity to express our...

Explore Peninsula With An All Day Pass

Sample Itinerary March - April: Deboarding At Peninsula Depot with a Coach All Day Pass Looking to explore the Village of Peninsula? Purchase a coach ticket which acts as an all-day pass, allowing you to deboard and reboard the train throughout the day. With a coach...

Volunteer of the Year: Doug Pearson

On Saturday, March 2, Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad volunteers gathered to celebrate this past years accomplishments and revel in 2018 memories. The annual CVSR Volunteer Appreciation Dinner recognizes the support and efforts volunteers have made throughout the year.Volunteers with 100 or more hours during the...

The Impact of Community Support

Did you know that Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization? Although we operate as a tourist attraction and provide educational experiences throughout Ohio’s only national park, CVSR operates as a not-for-profit business.As a nonprofit organization in Northeast Ohio, we not only invite...

Exploring Akron; March – April Schedule

Sample Itinerary March - April: Deboarding at Akron Northside Station with a Coach All Day Pass Looking to explore the Akron? Purchase a coach ticket which acts as an all-day pass, allowing you to deboard and reboard the train throughout the day. With a coach ticket...