Take This Fall Foliage Train Ride Through Iowa For A One-Of-A-Kind Experience

What better way to view the beautiful autumn leaves as they change color than from the unique vantage point of a train ride? You’ll be able to take in scenic vistas full of rich fall colors as the landscape rolls by your window. The Boone & Scenic Railroad offers plenty of different train excursions through the end of October, including a weekend excursion lasting 2 ¼ hours and covering 22 miles, regular 1 ¾ hour excursions on weekdays, and a Pumpkin Express that’s great for kids.

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You can book tickets, and find out more about the different train rides that are available here.

Have you taken a train ride with the Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad in the fall? What did you think? For more fun fall activities in Iowa, These 10 Charming Apple Orchards In Iowa Are Picture Perfect For A Fall Day.