Placerville and Sacramento Valley Railroad

Benefit concert to keep local railroad on track

A celebration of music concert featuring three live bands will benefit the preservation and development of the Placerville and Sacramento Valley Railroad. The concert will be from ...

Local rail enthusiasts seek donations in 60 days

The Placerville and Sacramento Valley Railroad is need of membership’s help to purchase two railroad tie inserters for the bargain negotiated price of $4,000. According to or ...

Trail users at odds over historic track

Once again the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors has backed a plan that could convert miles of train tracks to trails stretching from Shingle Springs to the west county line. ‚ ...

Ride the rails with Santa

The Placerville and Sacramento Valley Railroad (P&SVRR) pays tribute to America’s service men and women and their families this holiday season with a special active military rate ...

Feud heats up over historic railroad tracks

An effort by railroad enthusiasts to preserve a 146- year-old section of rail line from Folsom to Shingle Springs reached a bit of a road block last week. In a 4-1 vote by the El D ...