Trips for a Weekend
These trips are approximately 99 miles and under and could be completed in a day with good planning.
Trips for a little longer
These trips are approximately 100 - 300 miles and under and could be completed in a weekend with a recommended night stay.
Trips for a nice long while
These trips are over 300 miles, and require a place to stay and some time to plan.
The west was built with the assistance of the Locomotive, and these are synonymous with the history of California. This is a small list of historical railroads that are in and around the Bay Area, throughout California, and as far as Nevada. As we explore more we will be sure to add. Please note that as we continue our adventures some of these may change or even close. All things change over time, and even though we strive to provide the must up to date information the best part of living is getting lost and finding your way. Please don't hesitate to share your feed back and send some recommendations on the recommendations page here: