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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, 2019 Is 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 dining cars may be hottest ticket in Cleveland

Cleveland 19 News | Michael Dakota, February 8, 2019 CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - “All aboard!” It’s the hottest ticket in Cuyahoga County right now. Since the Cuyahoga Scenic Valley Railroad collaborated with Spice Kitchen & Bar to create a dining experience on board the newly acquired Zephyr dining cars, fans of both...

Thank You Sisler McFawn Foundation

By the fall of 2020 Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad will have a newly renovated ADA accessible table car for passengers with mobility limitations, thanks in part to a generous $20,000 grant from the Sisler McFawn Foundation.  The renovations will include installation of wood walls and...

All Aboard! There’s Excellent Wine To Try on These Trains

Budget Travel | By Danielle Bauter, January 16, 2019 The only thing better than a glass of wine is enjoying it while riding the rails and watching the scenery roll past. “All aboard!” These words are music to the ears of anyone who appreciates the romantic nostalgia...

What’s New at Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad

Live on Lakeside, WKYC | January 15, 2019 From Valentine’s Day to fun for the family, there’s always something happening at CVSR! You know that song, “walking in a winter wonderland?” We’ll do you one better: how about RIDING A TRAIN in a winter wonderland?! That’s even...