Tracks Ahead: Great Train Journeys
Filmed in High-Definition! Tracks Ahead is a favorite among train enthusiasts because it gives rail fanatics a chance to visit exotic rail destinations. TRACKS AHEAD presents the best of steam locomotives, railroad stories, model trains, scenic rail journeys and art. It also appeals to the staunch “railheads” as the program also features the technical aspect of trains and layouts.
Part 1: Great Train Journeys: Main Show
Experience twelve of the greatest train journeys of the world on this DVD from the producers of the award-winning public television series Tracks Ahead.
Australia’s Barossa Wine Train, The Great South Pacific Orient Express of Australia, The Conway Scenic Railroad of New Hampshire, San Francisco’s Cable Cars, Mexico’s Copper Canyon, The Ghan Railway of Australia, The Trains of Cuba, Trains of New Zealand, Australia’s Puffing Billy, Australia’s Indian Pacific Railroad, New Zealand’s Taieri Gorge Railway, A Ride on the Zephyr from Chicago to the Rocky Mountains with Henry Kisor
Part 2: Great Train Journeys: Extras
Extra features on this DVD include a profile of artist John Bromley, and visits to the Baltimore Railroad Club, Idaho’s Silverwood Central Railway, the Kentucky Railroad Museum, the St. Louis Car Company.