Sunday, February 25, 2018

    OVR, A NARCOA Affiliate
Ohio Valley Railcars is an Ohio nonprofit 501(c)7 Corporation dedicated to the organization of motorcar excursions in the Ohio Valley Region, and the promotion of general rail safety involved with our activities. OVR is an affiliate of NARCOA and hosts NARCOA insured events. Membership in OVR is now included in your run registration fee. Those who wish to join as a member without attending a run can do so  with a $10 check for their membership, email the secretary for mailing information. OVR has several additions to the NARCOA base rulebook which are available off of our web site click here for the link to the rule book insert and are also mailed with the receipt of your OVR membership.

Follow this link to review OVR's excursion hosting policy

OVR Officers and Board members can be contacted via email with the below email addresses:

Ted Poesse- President
Jaime Samuell
Alan Wilber
Brian Davis - Vice President
Dave Verzi-Secretary
Lydia Poesse - Treasurer

Mentoring : OVR  participates in the NARCOA mentoring program. If you are a new operator wishing to be mentored please contact the listed excursion coordinator.


Notice of Annual Meeting and Motorcar Excursion – Saturday, March 30, 2019      

Meeting will be held in a non – ADA compatible vintage RR passenger car

Excursion will follow meeting

Please RSVP Jaime Samuell ( if you plan to attend the meeting or excursion. Excursion fee is $25 per car. NARCOA insurance required and NARCOA / OVR Rules. You must be able to load/unload, turn and safely operate your motorcar. Excursion is about 12-mile round trip with two trips planned.