(EnjoyUtah.org ) Heber Valley Railroad: Since 1899, this historic short-line railroad has been carrying passengers through Utah’s lush Heber Valley and gorgeous Provo Canyon.
6 Unforgettable Train Trips in the USA
FEBRUARY 07, 2013 Lynn O'Rourke Hayes The most memorable train trips deliver both fabulous scenery and a dose of Americana you just can’t appreciate through the windows of a car. Here are six train trips guaranteed to delight kids of all ages:Grand Canyon Railway: Local shopkeepers have brought the colorful history of Williams, Arizona, back to life with sassy saloons, cowboy gunfights and ice cream parlors all eager to serve up a taste of Route 66 hospitality. Ethan Allen Express: Named after a Revolutionary War hero, this Amtrak train departs from New York City’s Penn Station, winds its way along the Hudson River (sit on the left, facing front, for the best views) through the Catskills into upstate New York and finally into Southern Vermont’s Green Mountains, whose scenery is at its most glorious during the autumn foliage season. Read more: Fox News