Archive for September, 2008

WV’s Cass Scenic Railroad State Park

Posted: 17th September 2008 by Admin in Live Steam Hobby, Uncategorized
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Cass Scenic Railroad State Park will be hosting Harvest Day on Saturday, September 27. “This is a great family event full of old fashioned fun, live entertainment, and fall colors, capped with a special evening dinner train to Whittaker Station, “according to Dave Caplinger, Park Superintendent.  This event is in addition to Cass’s regular excursions […]

All Aboard The Family Express

Posted: 17th September 2008 by Admin in Model Trains, Uncategorized
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By Brian Lothridge Olean Times Herald   ALLEGANY – David Berlinski used to live a half of a block from one of the main train yards in Buffalo. But trains never fascinated him until his 6-year-old son Mychal fell in love with trains a few years ago. “All that went for naught,” Mr. Berlinski said […]

Burlington, North Carolina City Park Train Ride

Posted: 14th September 2008 by Admin in Train Rides in NC
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My grandparents lived in Burlington, NC. Some of my fondest memories of both my grandfathers involve trains. Papa Wink used to take me to the City Park there in Burlington where we would ride the little 24 gauge train that went around a big loop in the park, over a creek, through a little tunnel […]