May 11 is National Train Day so it’s time to take a closer look at your North American train options with both Amtrak and Canada’s Rocky Mountaineer. Whatever line you choose, one of the best reasons to take your time and opt for the train is the view. Here are eight of the most awe-inspiring U.S. train routes.
1. Travel up the Hudson Valley on The Adirondack
The Adirondack will whisk you away from the skyscrapers of NYC, and carry you by the Palisades cliffs, the Hudson River Valley, and along the shores of Lake Champlain, with a final destination of beautiful Montreal.