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The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is a premier tourist attraction, offering train excursions in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. CVSR has received recognition from local, national and international media. In 2015, CVSR’s Polar Express program was mentioned in USA Today as one of the ten best Christmas celebrations in national parks. Read our most recent news below.

 

CVSR Appoints Joseph Mazur as President & CEO

PENINSULA, Ohio (February 22, 2017) – The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) today announces the appointment of Joseph Mazur as its president and chief executive officer, effective March 21. For the past six years, Mazur has served as president & CEO of the International Soap Box Derby....

Ridership Increases 15% in 2016, Sets Record

The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) recorded the highest annual ridership in the history of the organization with 214,063 passengers in 2016. CVSR has experienced continued year over year growth. The excursion railroad recorded the highest passenger counts of both its scenic excursions and special event...

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad CEO retiring at end of year

Craig B. Tallman increased safety measures, number of riders on popular train Published in the Twinsburg Bulletin by Laura Freeman | Published: November 29, 2016 12:00 AM Peninsula -- The cry of "All Aboard!" will continue in the valley but with a new conductor. Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad President...

CVSR Recognized with Seven Seals Award

The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad is proud to support our veterans and active military. Each year, we have the privilege of providing free train rides to veterans, active duty military and their families on Veterans Day. This year, CVSR was honored to receive the Seven Seals...

CVSR’s Polar Express mentioned in USA Today

CVSR’s Polar Express program was mentioned in USA Today as one of the ten best Christmas celebrations at national parks! We are proud that our Polar Express program has become a treasured holiday tradition for thousands of families from Northeast Ohio and beyond. Read the full...

CVSR Honors Board Chairman George Snider

CVSR trustees, donors, friends, and staff honored CVSR Chairman George Snider at a reception at Andrew Jackson House in Akron on November 4. George has served on CVSR's Board of Trustees since 2006 and as Chairman since 2010. During George’s tenure as Chairman, CVSR experienced its...

CVSR Announces Veterans Day Event

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) invites veterans, active duty military, first responders and up to three family members to take a train ride through Cuyahoga Valley National Park for free on Wednesday, November 11, 2015. The train will depart from Rockside Station, located at 7900 Old...