New England is blessed with some of the most spectacular fall foliage displays in the world. The diverse variety of hardwood forests climbing dramatic mountainsides and reflected in shimmering lakes guarantee scenic overload. This year skip the traffic jams on the highways and view the foliage on board one of New England’s scenic train tours. Narrow track rail beds wind their way through deciduous forests, scenic villages, past covered bridges and mirrored lakes. Here are New Englands most popular vintage scenic train journeys.
- Connecticut – The Essex Steam Train and Riverboat
- Maine – Belfast and Moosehead Lake Railway, Maine Eastern Railway,
- Massachusetts – Berkshire Scenic Railroad, Cape Cod Central Railway
- Vermont – Champlain Valley, Green Mountain & White River Flyer,