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CVSR Announces New Preservation Fund

A key part of CVSR’s mission as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization is maintaining and preserving our historic railroad cars. This preservation work is time consuming, expensive and requires ongoing care. CVSR will be establishing a “Preservation Fund” to help support the safety and integrity of...

CVSR Announces New Maiden Excursion for Steam in the Valley

Steam in the Valley CVSR welcomes back the historic Nickel Plate 765 Steam Locomotive, one of the largest operating steam locomotives in the United States, to the Cuyahoga Valley September 16-17 and 23-24, 2017.  Passengers will enjoy two-hour round trip rides departing from Rockside and Akron...

The Most Scenic Train Rides Across America

Reader's Digest | By Erin Gifford, May 8, 2017From a three-hour wine train across Napa to a week-long coast-to-coast adventure to remember, here's how to answer the siren call of the railways of America.If a craft brew is more your beverage of choice, try the...

The Must-Do List: Enjoy Brunch on the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad

Cleveland Magazine | By Caitlin Behrens, April 12, 2017If your weekend brunch routine is losing steam, get back on track with the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad’s Brunch Along the Cuyahoga events. We’re all aboard for bingeing on a four-course meal from Creekside Restaurant & Bar...

Keeping the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad running is a labor of love

Cleveland.com | By Joshua Gunter, March 30, 2017Before dawn in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, while owls return to holes in trees and opossums and skunks find dark spots to sleep away the day, workers at Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad get down to business.Outside of...

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad to Introduce New Membership Program

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is excited to announce the introduction of a new membership program effective April 1, 2017 featuring additional opportunities for members to create unique experiences aboard the train exploring the National Park. New Membership Benefits In an effort to improve member accessibility to the...

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad names new president

My Town Neo | February 23, 2017PENINSULA -- The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad announces the appointment of Joe Mazur as its president and chief executive officer, effective March 21, according to a Feb. 23 release from the non-profit.For the past six years, Mazur has served...

CVSR Appoints Joseph Mazur as President & CEO

PENINSULA, Ohio (February 22, 2017) – The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) today announces the appointment of Joseph Mazur as its president and chief executive officer, effective March 21.For the past six years, Mazur has served as president & CEO of the International Soap Box Derby....

All Aboard! Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad sets new record

WKYC Channel 3 | January 13, 2017The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad had the highest annual ridership in its history with 214,063 passengers in 2016, according to its website.The website confirmed that the excursion railroad recorded the highest passenger counts of both its scenic excursions and special...

Schedule Update: The Scenic train will only run on Saturdays and Sundays from November 2-30. The train will not run in December. Rides will resume in mid-January