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Bike or hike, then ride rails back in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Akron Beacon Journal | Craig Webb, May 1, 2019A sure sign of summer arrives this weekend in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is kicking off its 2019 season of Bike/Hike Aboard on Friday. This year’s runs are sponsored by the Cleveland...

CVSR Celebrating Mother’s Day With Moms Ride Free Discount

WTAM | Kyle Cornell, April 23, 2019Starting Friday, May 10, for one adult or child National Park Scenic coach ticket purchased, one adult National Park Scenic coach ticket is free. The discount runs through Sunday, May 12th. There are departures out of Rockside, Peninsula and...

Thank You R.C. and Katharine M. Musson Foundation

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad recently received an $8,000 grant from The R.C. and Katharine M. Musson Foundation in support of its “Powering Ahead” Capital Campaign. CVSR is the midst of a first-ever capital campaign in support of a master plan to expand, enhance and preserve...

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad adopts plan to keep momentum on track

Crain's Cleveland Business | Sue Walton, March 26, 2019 As the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) moves into the future, it's got a new plan that will help keep the organization on track. After beginning the planning process in 2018, the CVSR board of trustees recently adopted a three-year...

Ten Things To Do On Spring Break In Cleveland

Q104 Radio | March 20, 2019It's officially spring in Cleveland! And with that comes some more free time for the kids with schools out and spring break upon us.There are plenty of things to do for kids and families in Cleveland and the surrounding areas,...

Thank You John H. Emery Rail Heritage Trust

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad recently received a $10,000 grant from The John H. Emery Rail Heritage Trust in support of its “Powering Ahead” Capital Campaign. CVSR is the midst of a first-ever capital campaign in support of a master plan to expand, enhance and preserve...

Thank You Lehner Family Foundation

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad recently received a $5,000 grant from the Lehner Family Foundation in support of its “Powering Ahead” Capital Campaign. CVSR is the midst of a first-ever capital campaign in support of a master plan to expand, enhance and preserve its fleet.The Lehner...

Thank You Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad recently received a $1,500 grant from the Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Partnership In Motion Destination Development Grant Program.Established in 1973 to promote Akron/Summit County as an ideal destination for business and leisure travel, the Akron/Summit Convention & Visitors Bureau is...

It’s back to Ohio for NKP 765

Trains Magazine | Kevin Keefe, March 7, 2019Is this the most promising year yet for restored mainline steam locomotives? You could make a good case. Obviously the revival of Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 No. 4014 is 2019’s big deal, a prospect that, given the Big Boy’s...

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad train rides will resume October 1 with the Fall Flyer followed by THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Please see our COVID-19 Safety information.