Veterans Day Train

Important Information

COVID-19 Vaccine & Testing Policy 

Patrons 12 and older will be required to present proof that they are fully vaccinated or provide a negative PCR COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours or a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken within six hours of their scheduled Veterans Day Train ride. In addition to your proof of vaccination or negative COVID-19 test, you will need your driver’s license or another form of ID. The name on the test or vaccination MUST match the name on the ID.

Tickets for the Veterans Day Train can be reserved beginning October 12 at 9 a.m. 

Veterans, Active Military and First Responders

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad will provide a complimentary train ride to veterans and their family members on November 11, 2021. The event is presented by SummaCare. CVSR invites veterans, active military, first responders and up to three family members to take a two hour complimentary train ride through Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Veterans and their families can choose to depart from Akron Rockside Station, located at 27 Ridge Street, at 10 a.m. or from Rockside Station, located at 7900 Old Rockside Road, at 10:15 a.m.

Veterans can invite up to three family members to join them on the Veterans Day Train.

ADA Accessible Seating:

Reserve wheelchair accessible tickets by calling (330) 439-5708, ext. 240. Wheelchair accessibility is only available in coach cars from our Rockside Station.

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Boarding Stations

Rockside Station

7900 Old Rockside Rd.,
Independence, OH 44131

Departure Time:
10:15 a.m.

Akron Northside Station

27 Ridge St.,
Akron, OH 44308

Departure Time:
10 a.m.

Service Animal Policy

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), CVSR does accommodate service animals on board the train. Only dogs that are trained service animals will be admitted to board the CVSR train. Pets and other animals not considered service animals will, under no circumstances, be allowed to board. Please carefully review our Service Animal Policy for more details or contact our customer service team at .