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Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad offers Edu-Trainment Car

My Town NEO | Laura Freeman, October 10, 2019PENINSULA – A renovated train car for children will be added to the National Park Scenic Excursion trips to provide fun and facts for riders.The Edu-Trainment Car was open for public viewing Oct. 5. Public Relations Manager...

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...

As Amtrak drops dining cars, here’s where fine dining still rides on the rails

USA Today | September 27, 2019 Amtrak is moving away from traditional meal service next week on several long-distance trains, replacing cooked-to-order meals with prepackaged fare. Rail travel enthusiasts lamented the cost-saving move, but they may have alternatives that offer better food, service and scenery. Starting Tuesday, Amtrak will replace dining...

The Most Scenic Route: Experience Ohio’s Best Fall Foliage

Ohio.org | September 24, 2019We’re quickly approaching one of the most scenic times of the year for the Buckeye state – fall foliage season! And if you want to experience all the orange, yellow and red leaves Ohio’s beautiful scenery has to offer, a road...

The best scenic train trips to see fall foliage in the US

Matador Network | Matthew Meltzer, September 6, 2019WOW, WHERE’D SUMMER GO? One minute you’re shaking the dust off your inner tubes and the next it’s like, “Hey, where are you parking for tailgates this year?” But don’t lament the end of summer; fall brings the nicest time of...

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