The Arkansas & Missouri Railroad (A&M) operates a 150 mile route from Monett, Missouri to Fort Smith, Arkansas. Enjoy that sigghts of river valleys, traverse high trestles, and cut into a quarter-mile tunnel. SIt back and listen to the fun-loving conductors who will tell stories about the area’s rich history as you gaze out the window’s passing secenery and landscapes.
Every member of the family will enjoy this memorable journey while riding in the restored passenger cars. Ranging from 1920’s to 1950’s, these vintage cars offer a variety of experiences. From the “Silver Feather” Vista Dome, which offers a panoramic view to the 1920’s “Biloxi Blues” open window movie car with a full nostalgic feel.
REGULAR EXCURSIONS SCHEDULE
Please note all trips are ROUND trips
Springdale to Van Buren Excursion –
This day-long, 134 mile round trip includes a three-hour layover in historic downtown Van Buren where you can enjoy lunch in one of several local cafes, shop along Main St and enjoy the rich architecture of the historic downtown buildings.
Van Buren to Winslow
Friday and Saturday 11 am – 2 pm
This three-hour, 70 mile round trip excursion takes you through the ruggedly beautiful Boston Mountain range of the Ozarks, over three valley trestles and through the 1700-foot long Winslow tunnel for some of the most breathtaking scenery you are likely to see in ‘The Natural State’.
Visit their web site for photos, history and all the details and how to purchase your ticket for adventure on the Arkansas & Missouri Railroad.
SAVE! – Mention Attractions in America at time of booking and receive 10% off regular excursions.
Photos courtesy of Arkansas & Missouri Railroad