A good train ride provides passengers with stunning scenery, high adventure and a bit of nostalgic romance. These classic rail trips through America's national parks include a panoramic dome car, a restored vintage railway and more!
After living all around the country, a couple decides to lay down roots in the little Rocky Mountains ski town of Whitefish, MT. They've always dreamed of living in Montana and are hoping to find the perfect spot where they can raise their son. The couple is looking for a home with an open layout, a spacious kitchen and a large yard. Can they check every box on their wish list and stay within their budget?
A couple of empty nesters from Texas look to escape from hot summers and enjoy the winters of Breckenridge, CO. They're hoping to find a turnkey house with big windows and striking views of the Rocky Mountains. The market in Breckenridge is hot, though, so if these Texas transplants want to find the home of their dreams, they'll have to act fast!
After moving to Portland two years ago to escape the Arizona heat, a family of three quickly fell in love with all of the available mountain activities and is now searching for a vacation house in the small Mt. Hood Village ski town of Government Camp, Oregon. With a budget of $700,000, will this adventurous family find a home in just the right place with enough room to host all of their friends?
A busy couple is ready to escape the noise and bustle of Charlotte, North Carolina, and surround themselves with breathtaking views in a Blue Ridge Mountain vacation home. They're looking for a place in nearby Hendersonville with enough space for their growing family, but may have to compromise to get the home of their dreams.
A young couple looks for the perfect starter home in Canton, NC, an undiscovered gem nestled in the southern Appalachians. However, their realtor worries their hopes for a two-car garage might be too much to ask in this charming mountain town.
A family of five looks for a mountain retreat in Kirkwood, CA, where they can escape the hustle and bustle of Silicon Valley and unwind. They also want a home with gorgeous mountain views that's big enough to entertain large groups of family and friends.
A Fort Collins, Colorado, couple wants to escape the congested college town for the wide-open serenity of nearby Livermore. Finding a little peace and quiet on a spacious lot would seal the deal for these city dwellers, so they're looking for a rustic home with modern updates to fit their family of three. With a budget of $450,000, they hope their money will go far enough to make their dream of moving to the mountains a reality.
A young Southern California couple has grown tired of enduring hours in the traffic just to reach indoor rock-climbing gyms and is ready to move to sunny Tucson, Arizona, where the city is surrounded by mountains they can climb any day of the year. They're also looking forward to hosting a steady stream of friends and family from their native Canada, so they'll need ample guest quarters and an outdoor living space with a great pool. Luckily Tucson is still a town where great deals can be found if you're willing to put in the work and their real estate agent is ready to comb the hills to find the perfect rock-climber's retreat.
After living in both San Diego and Boston, a couple is looking for a smaller, friendlier community where they can find a healthy outdoor lifestyle for their family. They're searching Flagstaff, Arizona, hoping to find a home with access to the forest from their front door and four seasons of fun for their growing children. Their real estate agent has her work cut out for her but she knows the perfect house is out there.
Outdoor enthusiasts, Dan and Karen have been frequent vacationers to the mountain resort town of Stowe, Vermont. They are looking to get closer to the mountain community they love and give their two sons the opportunity to be at the foot of the ski slopes of Mount Mansfield, with every outdoor activity at their disposal. But with a large wish-list to go along with their big budget will they find a place perfect enough for all of their family's needs?
Rob and Dana are successful entrepreneurs with hectic schedules. They're ready to find a mountain retreat in Pennsylvania's gorgeous Jim Thorpe area where they can escape the demands of their busy lifestyle and unplug in the great outdoors. They want a house as unique as they are, with ample privacy and enough space for outdoor fun with friends and family. In Jim Thorpe's thriving market, the couple's budget of $350,000 means their agent will have his hands full trying to accommodate their wish list.
A young couple leaves the Southern California coast behind for a mountain life in Park City, Utah. With a family in the future, they want a house they can grow into, but will need to be aggressive in order to secure a home in their competitive Park City price range.
A couple is ready to leave the stressful city life behind for panoramic views and wide open spaces in Eden, Utah. They look for a small town mountain home with an office and enough space for their children's families to visit.