Kansas March 27, 2016
Epic Train Rides In Kansas That Will Give You An Unforgettable Experience
Do you have a toddler and/or a train enthusiast in your life? If you answered yes to either (or if you are looking for a fun and unique experience), you will want to hop aboard one of these five epic Kansas train rides:
1. Midland Railway (Baldwin City)
I should probably begin this by disclosing that Thomas isn't the Railway's regular excursion train... BUT, he does make a special appearance annually. In addition to Thomas, the
sponsors special events like an Easter egg hunt and...
2. Kansas Belle Dinner Train (Baldwin City)
What could be finer than taking a 3-hour excursion ride through the beautiful countryside? Answer: Taking a train ride AND enjoying a gourmet dinner. Surprise your sweetie by booking a seat on the fabulous
3. Heart of the Heartlands (Scammon)
Be sure to check Heart of the Heartland's
for dates, prices, and locations for their special train rides.
4. Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad (Abilene)
A beloved Kansas tradition is that of the
Abilene & Smoky Valley Railroad
; a series of passenger, steam, and dinner trains that run regularly through the heartland of America.
5. Belton, Grandview & Kansas City Railroad (Kansas City)
OK, so *technically* the
Belton, Grandview & Kansas City Railroad
is on the wrong side of KC (ahem, Missouri), but it is still worth noting not only for its train rides, but for its impressive collection of engines and train cars.
Have you had the opportunity to ride any of these epic trains?