When it comes to autumn activities, what could make a better day trip than a foliage train? Leaf peeper specials offer something for everybody. Grown-ups get to enjoy the Fall colors while the kids enjoy the ride, and nobody gets stuck behind the wheel watching traffic instead of the scenery.
Autumn colors vary by region and amazing train rides through dazzling fall foliage can be found in some surprising places. Trains vary too. Featured among those we've chosen are dome cars, on-board dining, and coal-fired steam engines. Check out our choices for 10 of the best fall foliage train rides in the US... and be sure to tell us about any favorites we might have missed.