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Join us… Final Trails & Rails Trip of the Year! December 26-27, 2013

If you’re looking for something to do with the kids on the cold days after Christmas… why not consider riding with the APRHF-sponsored Trails & Rails program …

Santa is Coming to La Plata, Missouri by train.

For the first time ever Santa is going to visit La Plata via Amtrak. It will be a fun time for all. Below is the press release:
 
Woo Woo! Hey, I hear the train coming. …

Applications Being Accepted for APRHF Trails & Rails 2014 Season (Deadline is November 14, 2013)

Looking to be part of something special? Then you may wish to consider applying to be a volunteer with the APRHF-sponsored Trails & Rails program on the Southwest Chief …

When we are not writing. It is becuase we are working. UPDATE!!

Sorry it has been a little quiet on this page lately. It is not because we are doing nothing. Actually we are very busy. We have had a few large tours of the Silver Rails …

APRHF Trails & Rails Season Extended to Include Holiday Weeks

The APRHF-sponsored Trails & Rails program wrapped up its Inaugural Summer 2013 season on Amtrak’s Southwest Chief between Chicago and La Plata, Missouri on …

Official Trails and Rails Showcase in the APRHF Exhibition of Amtrak History

It is done. ¬†This is the first and only exhibit dedicated to the Trails and Rails Groups that ride Amtrak all over the USA. The guides that do the Trails and Rails Program …

Donations Donations Donations!!!!

“Wow!! Look what is in this box!” Amy says as we open another carton that showed up in the mail or via someones car. Over the past few weeks we have got some very …

Trail and Rails Audit Run to GBB August 2013

From LAP to GBB
Whew! The lounge car is loaded to the hilt as we are about to make the train wide announcement. We are all standing as the presentations are made. This …

My wife’s thoughts about Trails & Rails

Because I started a new job in May at a television station here in Milwaukee, I haven’t been able to take as many Trails & Rails trips during our 2013 season as I …

New Display Being Built at APRHF Exhibition of Amtrak History

Kandace Tabern is seen here with Bob Cox on Tuesday, August 13, 2013, working on the new display being built to honor the history of the Trails & Rails program; progress …