The trail will then head just a little bit south on N. Owensby St. across the BNSF mainline
at grade level until it reaches E. Benton St. On E. Benton St. the trail will run east past
building. Visitors are welcome to divert a few steps from the trail
and tour the railroaed related headquarters of TrainWeb / TrainParty.
The trail will continue east on E. Benton St. until it again reaches the abandoned old Wabash
Right-Of-Way on the south side of what used to be a Wabash Railroad Bridge over the mainline
of the Santa Fe. The trail will then continue south on the abandoned old Wabash Right-Of-Way
until it reaches Downtown La Plata right where the
APRHF Silver Rails Gallery,
Silver Rails Memorial Library, and
Silver Rails Event Center
This entire proposed APRHF trail is under 2 miles in length and connects all of the APRHF venues
as well as other railroad related venues. Both volunteers and private contractors will be
required to create this trail. The APRHF is currently seeking quotes, donations, and volunteers
to build this trail.
At this time, the best way you can help out is to
to become a member of the APRHF at the highest membership level you can afford.
If you live in the La Plata area, or can spend significant time in the La Plata area,
your volunteer help would also be appreciated.
And, if you'd like to donate additional funds to this effort
to donate or