5 Incredible Texas Day Trips You Can Take By Train
Trains are almost mystical in their magic. They come rolling through the billowing fog, spewing steam like an iron dragon, and preparing to pick up their next load of passengers. They’re a great way to visit a new place for a day without committing to a hotel, or worrying about driving (especially driving at night!). If you find yourself Googling “day trips near me in Texas,” why not consider a train trip? These five train day trips in Texas allow you to sit back, relax, and let someone else take the wheel while you escape reality for a little while.
Have you ever taken any of these train rides in Texas? Share your experiences in the comments!
Address: Grapevine Vintage Railroad, 705 S Main St, Grapevine, TX 76051, USA
Address: San Antonio, 350 Hoefgen Ave, San Antonio, TX 78205, USA
Address: Texas State Railroad Palestine Depot, 789 Park Rd 70, Palestine, TX 75801, USA
Address: Texas State Railroad - Rusk Depot, 535 Park Rd 76, Rusk, TX 75785, USA
Address: Historic Jefferson Railway, 400 E Austin St, Jefferson, TX 75657, USA
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.