New Orleans

What an awesome trip!  These finely restored rail-cars were a joy to ride.  The food was nothing short of wonderful.  How Carole can prepare such fine food in such a limited space is beyond my understanding.  My wife and I… Continue reading

New York for New Years Eve

Trip: New York/New Years Eve   Date: January 2008   Rating: 10

The trip was like nothing we have been on before. Traveling on an old restored to near new train car was an experience my wife and I will… Continue reading

Glacier National Park

Hello Roger, Thought you’d like to see the completed video from the Montana/Glacier Park Excursion.

Focuses mainly on the travel St Louis to Chicago & Departing Whitefish eastbound through the mountains along with  cute sound bites from everyone.

in 1080… Continue reading

A Cruise By Rail


A Cruise By Rail

By Justin Franz, Flathead Beacon, 6-23-13

Sitting in the rear of a round-end 3301 ROYAL STREET built by Pullman-Standard, Roger Verbeeren describes the great lengths… Continue reading

Protected: Private Varnish to Kansas City

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Resort Northern Arrow

Before the widespread use of air conditioning, residents of Chicago and other large cities would spend the summer in Pekoskey and Bay View to escape the heat.  Most came by train and three railroads served the community.  Mother and children would stay all summer and father would come up on the weekends.

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Cherry Blossom Special

What better time to visit Washington DC? Springtime and The Cherry Blossom trees in bloom and their annual event, commemorating the famous tree’s gift from Japan in 1912. Travel with us in comfort and style as our historic privately owned railcars transport you on a wonderful journey from St. Louis or Chicago to Washington D.C. and back. You’ll enjoy the breath taking springtime views of the Ohio River Valley, Appalachian Mountains, and New River Gorge as they glide by the windows of our nostalgic streamliner.

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The Crescent City Limited

New Orleans has been described as "America's Most Unique City”! With it’s cool jazz, hot n’ spicy Cajun food and lively Zydeco entertainment, that continues until the wee hours of the morning, New Orleans is still truly one of this country’s most exciting and entertaining cities to visit.

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Protected: American Flyer – 2015

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Protected: Glacier National Park – 2013

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