Trails and Rails Program


Conducted on the Amtrak Heartland Flyer in coordination with the Oklahoma City National Memorial

"Trails & Rails" is a partnership between the National Park Service and Amtrak to provide on-board education programs. Volunteers will act as tour guides and provide Amtrak passengers with information while aboard the Heartland Flyer.

During their train ride, passengers will be introduced to the rich and diverse cultural heritage of Oklahoma and Texas; the history of the area; the geological story of these areas; descriptions of the Oklahoma and Texas landscape and its animals and plants; the economic story; and the role of the railroad in the areas.


The dates for 2016 are:

  • Saturday, May 28th

  • Saturday, June 4th
  • Sunday, June 5th
  • Saturday, June 11th
  • Saturday, June 18th
  • Sunday, June 19th
  • Saturday, June 25th

  • Saturday, July 9th
  • Saturday, July 16th
  • Sunday, July 17th
  • Saturday, July 23rd
  • Saturday, July 30th

  • Saturday, August 6th
  • Saturday, August 13th
  • Saturday, August 20th
  • Saturday, August 27th
  • Sunday, August 28th

  • Saturday, September 3rd
For more information, please contact Matthew Whitney, Trails & Rails Coordinator, at (405) 609-8860.

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901 W. 1st Street
Sulphur, OK 73086


(580) 622-7234
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