National Parks of the West by Train DVD— For the first time on DVD, this spectacular documentary chronicles a unique journey organized by the American Museum of Natural History to explore the natural wonders of the West aboard the elegant American Orient Express. In legendary European tradition, this deluxe train was fully restored to its original style and luxury. The ten-day journey bears witness to the unforgettable and awesome power of nature to shape the USA landscape into extraordinary beauty. Along the way, a team of Natural History experts provide insight into the geology, wildlife, and natural wonders. See for yourself why trains throughout American history have always been the transportation of choice for a romantic adventure.
Great Train Rides: Scenic National Parks DVD— Hop aboard six of the most spectacular train rides in America. They include the Great Empire (Chicago to Glacier National Park), Denali Star (Anchorage to Fairbanks and Denali National Park), Coastal Classic (Anchorage to Seward and Kenai Fjords National Park), An American Oriental Express (Seattle to Salt Lake City and Glacier National Park, Idaho Falls, Yellowstone National Park, and Grand Tetons National Park), Grand Canyon Railway (Williams Arizona to the Grand Canyon), and Coastal Starlight (Los Angeles to Seattle and Santa Monica Mountains, Crater Lake and Mt. Rainer). The trains are elegant and the views are spectacular. Total runtime 1 hour 43 minutes.