The Camino205 is one of the first 200 mile endurance gravel cycling events in East Texas.Register now at  

The Camino100 and Camino25 are also available 





               The Texas State Railroad is pleased to present its newest signature dining experience on the Piney Woods Excursion Train, the Streamliner Diner. Reminiscent of mid-century rail dining, guests are treated to a delicious meal and spectacular East Texas scenery from our vintage dome and dining rail cars. Departures from Rusk or Palestine feature different equipment so you’re sure not to have the same trip twice! The Streamliner Diner is a limited-time offer on 19 trains running from August 2 through September 7. Departure time is 11am with the train returning to the depot at 3:30pm.


Palestine is a charming East Texas town that boasts more than 1,800 historic sites, including the award-winning Main Street District.  Home to the Texas State Railroad and Dogwood Trails, Palestine is graced with stately homes, gorgeous scenic drives and a Texas friendly welcome that offers a true Southern experience. 

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