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The Next Big EventPark OpensMay 1st, 2013The Park will be open and ready for another great season!
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Category Archives: Sumpter Valley Railway
This time of year the signs that Summer is gone and Autumn is here are very apparent. The leaves are displaying their colors. It’s still dark when the dredge gets up. Park Staff can’t clean the bathroom in the morning … Continue reading
Having covered the park basics in the last blog entry, let’s take look at the icing on the cake…the park activities and events. Yes, between the Railroad and the State Park, it is difficult to find a weekend that doesn’t … Continue reading
Spring usually reveals itself subtly, here in the mountains. We don’t see it explode like on the west side of the state where Cherry Blossoms, Trilliums, Daffodils, and such have been showing off their colors for the last few weeks. … Continue reading