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Hey Dennis can you hand me the pliers????

Many folks do a lot of different things for New Years Eve. We had fun in the evening but APRHF member Dennis Warrick came to La Plata to bring in the New Year. He also asked …

Our First Conductor Membership December 2013

Congratulations to Robert and Kandace Tabern for acheiving their Condutor status with the APRHF.  A conductor membership is acheived via a donation equaling a thousand …

NRHS Convention 2014 in Alco Country.

If you like Alco’s and passenger trains then this convention is for you. No doubt the Arkansas and Missouri Railroad will put on a great experience and show for all …

All Aboard to See Santa 2013

The Amtrak Station in LaPlata, Missouri was buzzing with excitement as kids young and old drank Hot Chocolate, ate cookies and watched the models trains run. They also …

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 …