Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad
The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, in continuous operation since 1881, is as rich in history as it is in scenery. This railroad was named “One of the World’s Top Ten Train Rides” in 2009. Travel back in time behind a historic, coal-fired, steam-powered locomotive through the remote wilderness and high-mountain landscape of the San Juan National Forest in Southwest Colorado. From May – October, the train travels 45 miles to the old mining town of Silverton. November – early May the train travels to Cascade Canyon, a 26-mile-journey that becomes a winter wonderland. Adventure packages and special events are offered throughout the year. For information and reservations, call 888-872-4607 or visit www.durangotrain.com. Book your tour group today!
Texas State Railroad
A must on your next group tour is to visit the Texas State Railroad, Est. 1881. The Texas State Railroad is the “Official Railroad of Texas” and is truly a “Texas Treasure”. This historic railroad offers steam and diesel train excursions year around that travel through the scenic piney woods of East Texas. Passengers will enjoy a relaxing train excursion on board
passenger cars built in the early 1920’s. Depart from the beautiful Victorian styled depots located in Palestine and Rusk, Texas. Visit www.TexasStateRR.com for more information or call 1-888-987-2461 to book your group today!
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad
All aboard for rail adventure! With the romance and mystique of an era gone by, the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad takes you through a remote corner of western North Carolina into river gorges, across fertile valleys and through tunnels carved out of mountains. You may choose from a variety of excursions; including a Raft & Rail combination, special themed dinner trains or a variety of premier events.
New for 2010! Travel in comfort and style with our First Class super value all inclusive packages. First Class passengers receive a delicious lunch served by the car’s private attendant, a souvenir tumbler with unlimited fountain sodas and a GSMR embroidered gift tote bag.
In autumn, the mountains of Western NC are a dramatic display of fiery sugar maples, buttery poplars and crimson oaks. Enjoy the cool crisp air of fall from one of our Open Air Gondolas or one of our First Class Cars. Visit www.gsmr.com or call 800-872-4681 for more information.