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You Can Take More Scenic Train Rides in Ohio Than You Probably Thought

Rare Life | Moriah Gill, May 31, 2019Also referred to as the CVSR, The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad may be the most exciting experience of its kind. They specialize in a variety of excursions and rides, with an array of events including cocktails, murder mystery parties, wine tastings, dinners...

Hidden art uncovered, restored on Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad

News 5 Cleveland | May 31, 2019A work of art hidden under carpet and glue was uncovered by Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad volunteers who were restoring the Saint Lucie Sound rail car, according to an article by our media affiliate Akron Beacon Journal.A mural depicting Seminole Indians...

Three Amazing Biking Adventures in Detroit, Ohio and Minnesota

Metro Parent | Kristen Gough, May 30, 2019The Ohio & Erie Towpath Trail slices into Cleveland and then down into Akron, Ohio and through the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, following an old canal boat path built between 1825 and 1832.At the time the most effective way to...

School is almost out: 8 easy trips to take from Canton

Gatehouse Media | Abigail Rosenthal, May 15, 2019 Sure, summer is full of vacations and trips, but don’t overlook what’s in our backyard. Summer is a time full of big vacations and days spent by the pool. But the often overlooked day trip is the unsung hero...

Thank You Cleveland Automobile Club

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad recently received a $3,000 grant from The Cleveland Automobile Club Orphans’ Outing Fund in support of educational programs benefiting low-income students participating in CVSR programs.The Cleveland Automobile Club, founded in 1900, is the oldest of such clubs in the country. In...

CVSR’s Bike Aboard Program

WKYC Channel 3 | Live on Lakeside, May 2, 2019The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad’s Bike Aboard Program is one of their most popular programs! Alexa and Joe talked with Bobby Dinkins, Vice President of Development & Marketing, Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad, and Dr. Rachel Hummel,...

The Nickel Plate Road Steam Locomotive No. 765 returns in September. For details please visit