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LaPlata Railroad Days Train Watching Event is October 19th-21st. Event and T-Shirt Information Right Here.

 
VENUE HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE TRAINPARTY PROPERTIES DUE TO THE FIELD AT LOOKOUT POINT PARK NOT DRYING OUT. ADDRESS IS 100 EAST BENTON ST. LAPLATA, MO 63549. 
I will …

APRHF President and Treasurer Check out the South Shore With the Rail Rangers!!

“Why are we getting up this early?” was the question when the alarm went off at 5:30 am. Oh yes, it is South Shore train ride day! That made getting up early …

APRHF Rail Rangers South Shore Line Educational Programs: August – December 2018 Schedule Announced

(From left to right): APRHF Treasurer Amy Cox, APRHF President Bob Cox, APRHF Vice President Robert Tabern, and APRHF Secretary Kandace Tabern get ready to present an …

All Aboard for the APRHF HO Scale Layout Raffle!

Where else can you get started in the awesome hobby of model railroading for $25.00? That answer is obviously NOWHERE. The layout in our raffle is an updated 5’ x 8’ …

Join the APRHF Rail Rangers on Saturday, September 22nd for a Dome Car Ride: Chicago to Quincy, IL Roundtrip in a Day

The American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation’s Rail Rangers program will once again be teaming up with Zephyr Route Tours to present an onboard educational program …

New Electrical Wires Brought to the “Lookout Point”

After a few months of waiting the new electrical wires to the Lookout Point Cabin are installed. Last fall the property to the east of the lookout got plowed up in an effort …

New APRHF Rail Rangers Podcasts Hope to Fill Onboard Educational Program Void

Rail Rangers Interpretive Guide Dave Poole is pictured at a recording session for a new podcast

 
An article by author Karl Zimmermann in the most recent edition of …

Rail Rangers & Ales on June 16, 2018: Milwaukee Food and City Tours Dome Car Trips on the Hiawatha Service

 
Step right up and get you tickets now for Rails & Ales!  The American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation’s Rail Rangers program is proud to announce that …

Flashing Yellow Guidebooks Now Available in Travel-Friendly E-Book Format

 
At the American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation, we have saying… Not knowing what you are seeing out the window on a train ride… is much like watching …

Painting The Town With New Signs

There is always something to do in the APRHF headquarter town of LaPlata, MO. Most of the time there is one piece or two missing to complete those to do items. Money, time, …