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  Railway  AK-CA, CA, CO-IA, ID-MD, ME-MO, MT-NH, NM-NY, OH-ZZ  
 

 
Alaska
Skagway
White Pass & Yukon Route
PO Box 435
Skagway AK
Phone 907 983-2217
Web Site www.whitepassrailroad.com
Toll Free 800 343-7373
Description routes built to serve miners in the early 1900s, various tours 20-40 miles
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
Last changed: 01/12/2003

  Alabama

  Calera

  Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum

  1919 9th Street

  PO Box 727

  Calera  AL  35040    

  Phone  205 668-3435

  Web Site http://www.hodrrm.org/

  Toll Free 800 943-4490

  E-mail  mailto:mgarner@hodrrm.org

  Description  operates Calera & Shelby RR, depot museum in Calera

  Type of Resource  Railway

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  New or Updated:  6/27/2007

 

Arkansas
Fort Smith
Fort Smith Trolley Museum
100 4th Street
Fort Smith  72901
Phone  501 783-0205
Alt Phone  501 783-1237
Web Site  http://www.fortsmith.org/attractions/trolleymuseum.asp
E-mail  amartin@ipa.net
Description  trolley runs through town to other historic sites, railroad and transportation equipment on display
Type of Resource  Railway
Primary Focus  Railroad
Collection N-Z  Vehicle

Arkansas
Malvern
Reader Railroad
PO Box 9
Malvern AR  72104
Phone  501 332-5553
Web Site  *****
Alt Web  www.pcfa.org/local/readerrr.heitml
Description  Narrow gauge logging railroad
Type of Resource  Railway
Primary Focus  Railroad

 

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  AZ

  Clarkdale

  Verde Canyon Railroad

  300 N Broadway

  Clarkdale  AZ   86324    

  Phone  520 639-0010

  Web Site http://www.verdecanyonrr.com/

  Toll Free 800 320-0718

  E-mail   mailto:info@verdecanyonrr.com

  Description  4 hour train ride through desert canyons

  Type of Resource  Railway

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  NKind of Activity  Train Ride

  New or Updated:  9/15/2006

 

  Williams

  Grand Canyon Railway

  233 N Grand Canyon Boulevard

  Williams    AZ           86046    

  Web Site  http://www.thetrain.com/

  Toll Free  800 843-8724

  Description  train rides to the edge of the Grand Canyon, gunfights staged at depot

  Type of Resource   Railway

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  New or Updated:          1/17/2006


 
Arizona

  Yuma

  Yuma Valley Railway

  8th  Street, 8 miles west of town

  PO Box 10305

  Yuma  AZ  85366    

  Phone   928 783-3456

  Alt Phone   520 782-9629

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.visityuma.com/attraction.htm

  Description  ride 1922 Pullman coach on 34 mile trip through desert and along Colorado

  Type of Resource   Railway

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  New or Updated: 11/16/2004

 

California
Campo
Pacific Southwest Railway
31123 1/2 Highway 94
MAIL 4695 Nebo Dr, La Mesa CA 91941
Campo CA 91906
Phone 619 465-7776
Alt Phone 619 478-9937
Web Site http://www.sdrm.org/
Description group runs San Diego Railroad Museum with 2 depots and library
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
Kind of Activity Train Ride
Collection N-Z Rolling Stock
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 07/09/2003

California
Fillmore
Fillmore & Western Railway
250 Central Avenue
Fillmore CA 93015
Phone 890 524-2546
Web Site www.fwry.com
Toll Free 800 773-8724
Description excursion rides -- various tours & times, specialty trips, film division
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
New or Updated: 07/08/2003

California
Fish Camp
Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine Railroad
56001 Highway 41
Fish Camp CA 93623
Phone 559 683-7273
Web Site http://www.ymsprr.com/
Description 4 mile excursion on former logging route through Sierra National Forest at south gate of Yosemite Park
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
New or Updated: 04/04/2003

California
Fort Bragg
California Western Railroad
PO Box 907
Fort Bragg CA 95437
Phone
Web Site www.skuntrain.com
Toll Free 800 777-5865
Description travel through redwood forests, over mountains on logging-oriented line
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
Last changed: 01/12/2003

California
Fremont
Niles Canyon Railway
DEPOT: Sunol Depot, 6 Kilkare Rd Sunol CA
PO Box 2247
Fremont CA 94536
Phone 925 862-9063
Web Site www.ncry.org
Description trips through scenic northern California, also collection of locomotives & rolling stock
Type of Resource Railway
Primary Focus Railroad
Kind of Activity Train Rides
Collection N-Z Rolling Stock
Owner/Operator: Pacific Locomotive Association
New or Updated: 07/08/2003

 

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