Texas Hobo Cook-Off

Rusk, Texas- The Cherokee 4-H Parent & Adult Leaders’ (PALS) Association has partnered with the Texas State Railroad in Rusk to sponsor the Texas Hobo Cook-Off & Gyspy Jamboree. The event will be held on the grounds of the Texas State Railroad Campground in Rusk on Saturday, July 3-4.… Read More

Another Milestone for the Texas State Railroad

Rusk, Texas- This week, the Texas State Railroad gained another new freight customer.

Viper Rail has contracted with the TSRR to store empty tanker cars. Some of the cars were used for hauling oil and others for hauling methanol. They are currently stored on the line adjacent to the TSRR’s … Read More

The Streamliner Diner Is Coming To the Texas State Railroad

The Streamliner Diner Is Coming To the Texas State Railroad

Palestine, Texas- The Texas State Railroad is pleased to present its newest signature dining experience on the Piney Woods Excursion Train, the Streamliner Diner. Reminiscent of mid-century rail dining, guests are treated to a delicious meal and spectacular East Texas … Read More