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APRHF Rail Rangers: 2015 Year in Review

 
Can you believe it? Christmas has already slipped past us and New Year’s Eve is just around the corner! Since today marks the start of the final week of 2015, …

The Silver Rails Event Center “A Fine Place To Celebrate”

The APRHF does have a not so little secret in LaPlata that is enjoyed by many. It is the Silver Rails Event Center. This venue is operated by our Vice President Amy Cox. She …

Lets Take a Walk to the APRHF Exhibition of Amtrak History

It is finished!! The APRHF collected enough bricks from different places to finish the walkway to the Exhibition of Amtrak History. We hope this is only a temporary walkway …

APRHF Rail Rangers Fall Foliage Programs

 
The APRHF Rail Rangers presented their first two on-board interpretive programs during private rail car excursions earlier this month. On Sunday, October 4th, 2015, …

Good Things Come to Those Who Wait

Wow I can see again!!  Proclaimed a message on Facebook. Yes we know it has been quite a while since the trees were cleared. Funds are tight so this project had to wait. …

APRHF’s New ‘Junior Rail Ranger’ Program

About two-and-a-half months ago, the American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation launched its new APRHF Rail Rangers program. The goals of the organization, since its …

Ride with the APRHF Rail Rangers in Fall 2015

It has been less than one month since the APRHF Rail Rangers program officially launched, and already several upcoming events are planned for this fall that the public are …

More About APRHF Rail Rangers

Just a few days ago, the American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation announced the formation of its newest outreach program, the APRHF Rail Rangers. The goal of Rail Rangers …

APRHF Launches Rail Rangers Program

 
On Monday, July 20, 2015, the American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation (APRHF) officially launched  a brand new program. Rail Rangers is a special long-term …

‘Ultimate Junior Ranger’ Rides on Final Trails & Rails Trip

 
Since May 18 2013, National Park Service Trails & Rails volunteers have rode the 298 miles between Chicago  and La Plata on Amtrak’s Southwest Chief line …