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These motorcar excursions are not open to the public.

The cars are privately owned and operated by members of NARCOA.




Sep 9 - 14 - CO - Colorado Fall Color Excursion

Motorcar Operators West and the Rocky Mountain Division will co-host an excursion including 4 railroads: Leadville, Colorado & Southern, San Luis & Rio Grande, San Luis Central, and the Creede Branch of the Denver & Rio Grande. Total mileage - 320. Excursion fee - $475. EC's - Bill Schertle, Jerry Geiger, Rich Reiff.  Details HERE.


Oct 6 - 8 - SD - Black Hills Central

First Iowa Division is hosting a 3-day excursion on the Black Hills Central at Hill City, SD. We will ride the line several times over the weekend to Keystone and return. Round trip mileage is 18 miles. Prepayment of $80 is requested. EC Dave Voeltz. Details HERE.


Oct 7 - 8 - TX - Blacklands Railroad

Railroad Partners, Inc. run. Up to 120 RT miles between Greenville and Winfield each day.  Mentoring by permission only. Hyrails welcome. Trip fee of $80 for one or both days.  Detais HERE.  EC Myron Malone 214-882-8756. EC-in-Training Don Stamper 318-773-9693.


Oct 14 - MO - Columbia Terminal Railroad - COLT

The First Iowa Division ride in Columbia. 37 miles. We'll ride this twice for a daily total of at least 74 miles. Cost is $50 per car. EC for this ride is Frosty Farrell. Contact Carl Schneider (515-967-5181 (H) or 515-494-4401 (C). Details HERE.


Nov 4 - IA - Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad

First Iowa Division ride in Boone. 22 miles round trip and we'll ride this three times during the day and once at night. Cost is $30 per car plus current membership in the Iowa Railroad Historical Society ($25). EC for this ride is Carl Schneider (515-967-5181 (H) or 515-494-4401 (C). Details HERE.

Other Area Motorcar Excursions

Click HERE for the full NARCOA Schedule of Upcoming Excursions

Click HERE for the North American Railcar Operators Association (NARCOA) website