Train Watching

Follow along with Trains editors and staff as we watch beautiful trains around the world in operation.
Trains Presents: Great Smoky Mountains Railroad steam

Trains Presents: Great Smoky Mountains Railroad steam

Watch steam return to the scenic Great Smoky Mountains Railroad! In July 2016 we filmed...

Locomotive 2016: Ontario Southland F unit action

Locomotive 2016: Ontario Southland F unit action

Join Locomotive 2016 Editor Greg McDonnell as he visits this now-famous Canadian short line and...

Trains Presents: CNJ 0-6-0 No. 113 in operation

Trains Presents: CNJ 0-6-0 No. 113 in operation

Visit the only operating former Central Railroad of New Jersey steam locomotive, 0-6-0 No. 113,...

Locomotive 2016: Fullerton diesel action

Locomotive 2016: Fullerton diesel action

Come along with Trains Magazine and the Locomotive 2016 annual as we take a look...

Trains Presents: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad

Trains Presents: Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad

Join Trains for a visit at West Virginia's remote and scenic Durbin & Greenbrier Valley...

Trains Presents: Montana Rail Link

Trains Presents: Montana Rail Link

Trains Presents takes you to the marvelous Montana Rail Link in its latest installment! Check...

Trains Presents Cass Scenic photo charter

Trains Presents Cass Scenic photo charter

Follow along Editor Jim Wrinn's June 2016 photo charter on the Cass Scenic Railroad! See...

Trains Presents: Durango & Silverton

Trains Presents: Durango & Silverton

Allen Harper, owner and chief executive of the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad, speaks...

Trains Presents: N&W No. 611 at Manassas Va.

Trains Presents: N&W No. 611 at Manassas Va.

Watch as Norfolk & Western 4-8-4 No. 611 makes its final scheduled mainline runs on...

Trains Presents: NS Fostoria District, Vol. 2

Trains Presents: NS Fostoria District, Vol. 2

Visit Norfolk Southern's fabulous Fostoria District, connecting Fort Wayne, Ind., and Bellevue, Ohio! This volume...

Trains Presents: Steam on the Loops

Trains Presents: Steam on the Loops

Watch as Southern Railway 2-8-0 No. 630 charges the Southern's loops of western North Carolina!...

Kevin Keefe interview

Kevin Keefe interview

Trains Magazine Editor Jim Wrinn interviews Kevin P. Keefe, vice president of editorial for Kalmbach...

Trains Presents: 611 in winter

Trains Presents: 611 in winter

Follow along with famed Norfolk & Western J Class 4-8-4 No. 611 on its 2016...

EMD SD70ACe-T4 video tour

EMD SD70ACe-T4 video tour

Have you seen the latest in diesel locomotive technology? Associate Editor Steve Sweeney walks through...

Trains Presents: Norfolk Southern’s Fostoria District

Trains Presents: Norfolk Southern’s Fostoria District

Visit Norfolk Southern's fabulous Fostoria District, connecting Fort Wayne, Ind., and Bellevue, Ohio! See fast...

The art of the North Shore Line

The art of the North Shore Line

Assistant Editor Brian Schmidt talks with John Gruber about the history of the famed Chicago...

’20th Century Limited’ DVD preview

’20th Century Limited’ DVD preview

Trains Magazine brings you the story of the 20th Century Limited, one of the most...

Trains Presents: Norfolk Southern’s Virginian route

Trains Presents: Norfolk Southern’s Virginian route

The Trains Presents video series takes you to Virginia to examine operations on Norfolk Southern's...

‘Piedmont’ cab ride video

‘Piedmont’ cab ride video

Ride along with Trains Magazine passenger correspondent Bob Johnston on Amtrak's northbound Piedmont, train No....

Trains’ 75th anniversary gala video

Trains’ 75th anniversary gala video

Trains Magazine celebrated its 75th anniversary at the Harley-Davidson Museum in Milwaukee on Nov. 14....