Schedule banner

Tracks Ahead

The newest 14-part magazine-style series explores every aspect of the railroads of the world. You'll see railroad prototypes, models, personalities and lore covering not only the railways and modelers of the past, but of the present and future. Explore everything involved with railroading, from model trains and museums to collectors and authors. The stories intrigue a variety of viewers, while walking a middle line between technical and general information. Hosted by Spencer Christian.

Visit the Tracks Ahead website

Episode Description
Friday, Oct 12, 2012 - 10:30 AM    "Trans Siberian Railroad, Part 2" Tracks Ahead journeys through Russia over the more than 6,000 miles of the Trans-Siberian Railroad on the luxurious Golden Eagle train. Highlights include a 1,000 year-old city on the Volga River, Ulan Bator--the capital of Mongolia, villages near the world's largest freshwater lake, and Moscow. The Trans-Siberian tracks connect the far eastern port city of Vladivostok with Moscow, stretching from the Baltic to the Pacific and forming a vital link between Russia's vast regions. D
Show is TVG

More Tracks Ahead on PLUS (MT)
Friday, Oct 12, 2012 - 10:30 AM "Trans Siberian Railroad, Part 2" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Friday, Oct 19, 2012 - 10:30 AM "Harz Mountain Railway" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Friday, Oct 26, 2012 - 10:30 AM "Greeley Freight Station Museum" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Friday, Nov 2, 2012 - 10:30 AM "Chitown Union Station" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Friday, Nov 9, 2012 - 10:30 AM "Saxony Narrow Gauge Railways" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Friday, Nov 16, 2012 - 10:30 AM "The Flying Yankee" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Friday, Nov 23, 2012 - 10:30 AM "Wheeling & Lake Erie Railroad" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Friday, Nov 30, 2012 - 10:30 AM "The Mollibahn" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Friday, Dec 7, 2012 - 10:30 AM "Fairplex" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Friday, Dec 14, 2012 - 10:30 AM "Arkansas & Missouri Railroad" (PLUS)
Show is TVG
Idaho PTV Homepage Idaho PTV Homepage