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Our “Model Ambassador” is out on the road again

This time we went to Sedalia, Mo for their annual show in November. It was a fun show and well attended. The layout operated well and also got the conversation started with …

Trails & Rails Winter Season Begins November 11

The Trails & Rails program on Amtrak’s Southwest Chief between Chicago Union Station, Illinois and La Plata, Missouri will kick off its Winter 2014 season …

Working on the Amtrak Station

This year is flying by and we are already seeing the fall colors. Wow.  This year the Amtrak Station got work done all over.  The MORPAC group helps us get a station …

Trails & Rails Summer Season Ends; Winter Season Preps

The Summer 2014 season of the APRHF-sponsored Trails & Rails program on the Southwest Chief between Chicago Union Station, Illinois and La Plata, Missouri has concluded, …

One month left in Summer 2014 APRHF Trails & Rails Season

The evening sunlight is slowly fading earlier and earlier and our children are headed back to school… that must mean Summer 2014 is slowly fading away. However, …

Updates on the APRHF Silver Rails Event Center

It has been a busy year here this year. Which is good and bad because you can’t get in to do any projects. Well the past weekend was not booked so it was time to get …

Something new in the Exhibition of Amtrak History (UPDATED 9/28/2014)

The next time you are in LaPlata and have that thought about you have already seen everything that is in the APRHF Exhibition of Amtrak history. Think again… There is a …

Recruitment Underway for APRHF-sponsored Trails & Rails

 

Trails & Rails volunteer Ruth Maxwell makes a group of children from Switzerland junior rangers.
 
The National Park Service and the American Passenger Rail …

APRHF Trails & Rails Volunteers Donate 1,700+ Hours of Time

As sunny days and warmer temperatures become more abundant, the Summer 2014 season of the APRHF-sponsored Trails & Rails program on the Southwest Chief continues to …

What does the APRHF do??

Over the past few years any of us affiliated with this organization have been asked thes question in the title.  Most of us follow with a well, then a pause, it is not …