Patricia Poulin
USA Today

Train travel in Colorado dates back to the early mining days when the mountain wilderness was ripe with adventure and exploration. Today the state’s mountain ranges are full of scenic and exciting railroad trips that families and couples can enjoy. Whether you choose to ride rails for a romantic summer escape into the mountains or to watch the landscape turn a golden color in the fall, taking a Colorado train trip will open up a world of American history that you may have never known existed.

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