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Delano

Delve into the rich history and scenic beauty of Delano, Tennessee, as captured by the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum. From the lush landscapes viewed from the train windows to the intricate stories of this charming town, our Delano-focused posts offer readers a unique blend of history, nostalgia, and natural wonder.

October Train Rides at Tennessee Valley Railroad

October’s Train Adventures in Tennessee October has officially made its grand entrance, bringing with it the crisp, cool air that heralds the onset of fall. As the leaves begin to change and the world takes on a golden hue, there’s no better time to embark on a scenic train journey. And if you’re in Tennessee,…

4501 Rolls into Grand Junction Yard for a Spectacular Day at Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum

All aboard the nostalgia train! πŸš‚ Today marks another enchanting day at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum, as the majestic 4501 enters the Grand Junction yard for its second Missionary Ridge Local of the day. This is no ordinary day, as railway aficionados and families alike are in for a treat. The beautiful steam engines,…

Experience Autumn’s Splendor on the Hiwassee River Scenic Railroad

As the leaves begin to turn and the air becomes crisp, there’s no better way to experience the magic of autumn than by taking a scenic ride on the Hiwassee River Scenic Railroad. Situated in the enchanting surroundings of Delano, Tennessee, this remarkable journey offers a front-row seat to nature’s colorful display. If you’re ready…

Meet Harvey Blassingame: A Living Legend of the Rails and a True Hero

Railroads are woven into the fabric of America’s history, and they have been shaped by countless individuals dedicated to their craft. Among those, a figure stands out in the world of railroading: Mr. Harvey Blassingame, a retired CSX conductor and our very own “Living Legend.” A Lifetime on the Rails Harvey’s love affair with the…

Hiwassee Holiday Train: A December to Remember!

All Aboard the Hiwassee Holiday Train! The festive season just got a whole lot more exciting with the launch of our Hiwassee Holiday Train! As December beckons, we’re thrilled to announce the opening weekend of this magical ride, setting off from the picturesque town of Delano, TN. What’s in store for our beloved passengers? As…

Experience the Magic: Hiwassee Holiday Train Adventure!

All Aboard the Hiwassee Holiday Train: An Enchanting December Journey! Get ready for a magical experience this holiday season! We’re thrilled to announce the opening weekend of our Hiwassee Holiday Train that departs from the scenic Delano, TN. What’s in store for you? Write a Letter to Santa: Pour your heart out and let Santa…

Join the Hiwassee Holiday Train Adventure!

All Aboard the Hiwassee Holiday Train: A Festive Journey! Exciting news for all holiday enthusiasts! The Hiwassee Holiday Train is officially launching its opening weekend, offering a unique and festive experience right from the heart of Delano, Tennessee. This is not just any train ride; it’s a journey filled with holiday cheer, perfect for families…