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Four of the Best Locations to Photograph CVSR

Cuyahoga Valley National Park is filled with many beautiful locations that photographers everywhere delight in. From the Virginia Kendall Ledges to Blue Hen Falls there’s much to see and explore. Whether you use your cell phone camera or professional equipment you’ll be guaranteed to get...

Thank you Ohio and Erie Canalway Association

There is so much that goes on behind the scenes to ensure that passengers have an enjoyable trip on board our many excursions. This past year CVSR conducted extensive renovations and updates in five restrooms, thanks to a $25,000 grant from the Ohio and Erie...

Thank you The Lubrizol Foundation

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad gratefully acknowledges the partnership of The Lubrizol Foundation in providing a $15,000 grant to support the Powering Ahead Capital Campaign.The campaign encompasses many important projects that will preserve and enhance heritage rail travel for Northeast Ohio residents and visitors. Thank you,...

Thank you GPD Group Employees’ Foundation, Inc.

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is pleased to announce that The GPD Group Employees’ Foundation is providing a $1,280 grant to subsidize education programs for children participating in summer programming at the Boys and Girls Club of the Western Reserve. The grant will make it possible...

Thank You to The Kenneth L. Calhoun Charitable Trust, KeyBank, Trustee

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is grateful for the partnership of The Kenneth L. Calhoun Charitable Trust, KeyBank, Trustee in providing a $5,000 grant to support the Powering Ahead Capital Campaign. The campaign encompasses many important projects that will preserve and enhance heritage rail travel for...

Thank You Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation

Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation is partnering with Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad this year in honoring active duty military, veterans and first responders on Veterans Day, providing a free 3 ½ ride on the scenic excursion. Each honored guest is also provided free tickets for up...

Thank You to Our Funders

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is so grateful for the many foundations and donors that support our general operating costs. These funds make it possible to offer both affordable and free programming through low-cost National Park Scenic coach passes, Veterans Ride Free on Veterans Day, Kids...

Thank You ArcelorMittal

Special thanks to ArcelorMittal for a grant of $5,000 to support subsidized education programs for 312 students who otherwise would not be able to participate. CVSR uses age/grade-specific curriculum for students from preschool through 8th grade.Younger children learn about animals through hands-on activities and...

Preservation for Generations 2019 Fundraiser

On Friday, September 20th CVSR hosted 205 guests at the Fitzwater Trainyard for an evening of celebrating the railroads past, present and future.Preservation for Generations 2019 is the first fundraiser CVSR has had since the “All Aboard Ball” in 2010. The fundraiser celebrated the continually...

Five Helpful Tips When Purchasing Your POLAR EXPRESS™ Tickets

The classic Christmas story comes to life on November 8 – December 21. Tickets go on sale on Wednesday, October 2 at 10 a.m. To make your check out easy we’ve compiled a few reminders to keep in mind.[vc_custom_heading text="Have a Few Dates in Mind" font_container="tag:h1|font_size:25|text_align:left"...