At Amtrak we know the future of the Northeast Corridor depends on the investments we make today, which is why we are excited to announce the upcoming arrival of the next-generation of high-speed rail. The new trainsets will replace the current Acela Express equipment and begin service in 2021. For this project, we are pleased to be partnering with Alstom, a leading global provider of innovative systems and equipment in the railway sector. Alstom will…

Fall Foliage Science with Mike Snyder Vermont Department of Forests, Parks & Recreation Commissioner, Mike Snyder talks about the science behind Vermont’s Fall Foliage. With Owl’s Head Trail in Groton State Forest as a scenic background, Mike discusses what helps reveal the glorious red, orange and yellow colors in the leaves as the trees prepare for winter. See more EscapeMaker.com videos on our YouTube channel!  

The craft beer scene has been exploding in Corning and the Southern Finger Lakes, find out why. Learn more at fingerlakesbeercountry.com. See more EscapeMaker.com videos on our YouTube channel!    

Westchester has it all in the fall! From apple picking to pumpkin patches, spooky Halloween adventures to family friendly fun, you’ll find your perfect autumnal getaway in Westchester. See the colorful foliage, breathe in the crisp air and enjoy all Westchester has to offer during one of our favorite seasons of the year. Plus there are multiple ways to get there, including stops on Amtrak! Plan your trip at //escapes.visitwestchesterny.com/ See more EscapeMaker.com videos on…

Bring your bike, lace up your boots, grab the bridle for an adventure outdoors in upstate New York. Make the most of the Hudson River Valley landscape. Outdoor recreation in Dutchess County includes biking, hiking, horseback riding, golf, kayaking, archery and skeet shooting. See more EscapeMaker.com videos on our YouTube channel!    

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