Fall for the best

Planning a fall color tour by train? Check out this top ten For autumn rail fans, there are no average fall foliage trains. When a vintage diesel or antique steam engine catches up with a canopy of harvest colors, all eyes widen. For train spotters perched along the way, the simple delight of watching a […]

Calling all color trackers

Fall foliage trains are on track across the USA and Canada Fall aboard! North America’s leaves are turning and tourist trains are chasing the color from New England to the Smokies and the Pacific Northwest to the Rockies. And with dozens of scenic railways across over 30 U.S. states and Canadian provinces, tracking down a […]

Canada

View Canada’s seasonal colours aboard a fall foliage train Alberta Stettler, Alberta Alberta Prairie Railway Fall Colours Special train operates Saturday, September 23rd.Telephone: +1 (800) 282-3994.   British Columbia Summerland, British Columbia Kettle Valley Steam Railway Trains operate Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays in September and through October 9th; check with railway for best foliage viewing […]

The West

Track the West’s best seasonal colors aboard a fall foliage train Colorado Alamosa, Colorado Rio Grande Scenic Railroad Fall Colors Explorer Trains operate Saturdays and Sundays, September 9th through October 14th (no train on October 7th).Telephone: +1 (877) 726-7245. Antonito, Colorado Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad Fall Colors Special Trains operate Thursday, Fridays, Saturdays, and […]

Southwest

Fall foliage trains track the Southwest’s autumn colors Arizona Clarkdale, Arizona Verde Canyon Railroad Sedona Fall Colors Tour Trains operate most days, October 1st through November 30th. Telephone: +1 (800) 582-7245.   New Mexico Chama, New Mexico Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad Fall Colors Special Trains operate Thursday, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, September 22nd through […]

Midwest

Chase the Midwest’s seasonal colors aboard a fall foliage train 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. […]

The South

Discover the South’s autumn colors aboard a fall foliage train Alabama Huntsville, Alabama North Alabama Railroad Museum  Mercury & Chase Railroad Fall Color Specials operate Saturdays, October 28th and November 4th. Telephone: +1 (256) 851-6276.   Arkansas Springdale, Arkansas Arkansas & Missouri Railroad Trains operate Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and selected weekdays in October and […]

Mid Atlantic

Catch autumn’s color aboard a Mid-Atlantic fall foliage train Delaware Wilmington, Delaware Wilmington & Western Railroad Autumn Leaf Specials operate Saturdays, Sundays and selected weekdays, October 7th through November 5th (no train, October 29th).Telephone: +1 (302) 998-1930.   Maryland Walkersville, Maryland Walkersville Southern Railroad Fall Foliage Trains operate Saturdays and Sundays in October.Telephone: +1 (301) […]

New England

Experience New England’s famous fall foliage colors by train Connecticut Essex, Connecticut Essex Steam Train & Riverboat Trains operate Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, Labor Day, and selected weekdays in September and October; check with railway for best foliage viewing days.Telephone: +1 (800) 377-3987. Thomaston, Connecticut Naugatuck Railroad – Railroad Museum of New England Trains operate Saturdays, […]