Guide to North America’s Tourist Railways and Museums (6th edition)
Whether you are interested in an all-day trip to the Grand Canyon, or just want
to visit a local railroad museum in your own backyard, this the the book for you.
Great Scenic Railway Journeys has compiled a complete directory to more than 500 tourist
railways and railroad museums in the United States and Canada, along with hundreds
of other railroad-related points of interest.
For easy browsing, the book is divided alphabetically by state, starting with Alabama and ending with the Canadian provinces. The opening page for each state or province has a map showing the location of each railway and museum. You'll find comprehensive write-ups, pictures, a map, equipment roster, fares, schedules and contact information for each location. In addition, helpful icons let you know about parking, handicap accessibility, gift shops, snacks, tours and accepted credit cards. With detailed information for each location, you can find the best site for your next vacation or day trip.
Every railway featured on Great Scenic Railway Journeys is identified by our logo. This guidebook helps you find the location of the excursions that you've seen and enjoyed on television, plus discover new railways and museums across North America. You can also learn interesting facts on railroad history from around the world in our "Did you Know" sections included throughout the book.