The Train Resort in Northern California Everyone Needs To Visit At Least Once
By Jill S.|Published December 30, 2016
Jill is a freelance writer from a small Northern California town and lives in the Sierra Nevada mountains. If you have an idea for an Only In Northern California story, email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Railroad Park Resort has been reliving the glory days of trains since 1968. It was founded by Bill and Delberta Murphy, who describe themselves as “local descendents of pioneering railroaders.” In addition to logging and mining, California’s history was also shaped by the railroads that made this part of the world much more easily accessible to the rest of the country.