Midwest

Chase the Midwest’s seasonal colors aboard a fall foliage train

Cuyahoga Scenic Railroad runs through  Ohio's Cuyahoga Valley.
Cuyahoga Scenic Railroad runs through Ohio’s Cuyahoga Valley. © Pordeshia | Flickr

Indiana


Connersville, Indiana
Whitewater Valley Railroad

Fall Foliage Flyer Trains operate Thursdays and Fridays, October 5th through 27th. Telephone: +1 (765) 825-2054.
 

Kansas


Baldwin City, Kansas
Midland Railway

Trains operate Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays in October; check with railway for best foliage viewing days. Telephone: +1 (913) 721-1211.
 

Michigan


Kalkasa and Cadillac, Michigan
Steam Railroading Institute

Fall Color Tours operate Saturdays, October 7th and 14th.
Telephone: +1 (989) 399-7589.

Coldwater, Michigan
Little River Railroad

Fall Color Runs operate Sundays, October 1st through 29th.Telephone: +1 (574) 215-0751.
 
Soo Junction, Michigan
Tahquamenon Falls Tours — Toonerville Trolley

Trains operate Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, September 2nd through October 7th (no train on Labor Day); check with railway for best foliage viewing days.Telephone: +1 (888) 778-7246.
 
Tecumseh, Michigan
Southern Michigan Railroad

Fall Festival Trains operate Saturday and Sunday, September 23rd and 24th.Telephone: +1 (734) 396-0416.
 

Minnesota


Duluth, Minnesota
North Shore Scenic Railroad

Fall Color Trains Tours operate Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, September 22nd through October 15th.Telephone: +1 (800) 423-1273
 

Missouri


Branson, Missouri
Branson Scenic Railway

Trains operate daily in October (except Sundays, October 1st and 29th; check with railway for best foliage viewing days.Telephone: +1 (800) 287-2462.
 

Ohio


Akron, Independence and Peninsula, Ohio
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad

Fall Flyer Trains operate Saturdays and Sundays, October 7th through 29th.
Telephone: +1 (800) 468-4070.

Nelsonville, Ohio
Hocking Valley Scenic Railway

Foliage Trains operate Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 6th through 29th. Telephone: +1 (740) 249-1452.
 

Wisconsin


North Freedom, Wisconsin
Mid-Continent Railway Museum

Autumn Color Weekend Trains operate Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 6th through 8th. Telephone: +1 (800) 930-1385.

Osceola, Wisconsin
St. Croix Valley Railway – Minnesota Transportation Museum

Fall Color Train Rides operate Saturdays and Sundays, September 30th through October 15th; check with railway for best foliage viewing days.Telephone: +1 (715) 755-3570.