This episode starts in West Virginia riding on two of their most historic steam railroads - the Cass Scenic and Durbin and the Greenbrier Valley. We then travel back out west on the Durango and Silverton.
GREAT SCENIC RAILWAY JOURNEYS celebrates the innovation and beauty of the steam-powered rail engine. The first six episodes, dedicated to North America's steam railways, travel from the frozen tundra of Alaska to the deserts of Arizona to the green hills of the Tennessee valley. The next four episodes uncover the history of individual railroads, from inception to modern day travel, and the final three episodes showcase the stunning railroad routes through New Zealand. No matter the location, every passage provides unforgettable views.