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New Posts Amtrak and Intercity Passenger Rail Initiatives
Discuss Amtrak, as well as other topics dealing with intercity rail travel in the U.S.A. including High-Speed Rail. The Alaska Railroad is the USA's other intercity carrier, not affiliated with Amtrak.
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Discuss all modes of rail travel in countries other than the U.S.A. This forum is split into subforums for Canada, Latin America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia & New Zealand. Continue to post any international items of general interest in this parent forum.
Subforums: Passenger Trains in Canada, Passenger Trains in Latin America, Passenger Trains in Europe, Passenger Trains in Asia, Passenger Trains in Africa, Passenger Trains in Australia & New Zealand
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Information from and about rail passenger associations, such as NARP and its regional affiliates.
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Discuss your plans for a future rail trip, or a brief summary of your travels when you return. Full trip reports should be submitted to Alan Burden for inclusion on the main OTOL website.
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New Posts Railroading Hobbies
Use this forum to discuss all railroading hobbies, including all aspects of Model Railroading (all scales), model railroad and Railroadiana shows, rail software and computer simulations, and rail photography (with the exception of topics dealing with homeland security, which should be posted elsewhere).
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New Posts Big news stories
Archive of posts to our forums related to big news stories.
Subforums: Transportation in the NYC area immediately after 9/11, Blackout of 2003, Hurricane Isabel, Storms of 2004, Storms of 2005, NYC Transit Strike 2005, Storms of 2006, Storms of 2008, Inauguration 2009, National Train Day 2009, Blizzard of 2009, February 2010 Winter Storms, National Train Day 2010, Storms of 2010, Western storms December 2010, Eastern Blizzard December 2010, East Coast earthquake 2011, Storms of 2011, Storms of 2012, Northeast Blizzard February 2013, Early Jan. 2014 Winter Storm, Late January 2014 Northeast winter storm, Late January 2014 Southeast winter storm, Super Bowl 48, Mid-February 2014 Winter Storm, Early March 2014 Winter Storm, Newark Airport Monorail & Station Closure
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New Posts Rail Fests
Archive of items posted relating to past OTOL Rail Fests and other events.
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