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The BNSF Scenic Route is a starter route for those looking to explore the world of Open Rails. This package is a complete route with locomotives, rolling stock, and activities to get you started. If you do not have Open Rails installed, it is included with this software and will installed at the same time.

Minimum System Requirements

  • Open Rails Software (Installer Included)

  • Processor : 2.0 GHz (32 or 64-bit)

  • Memory : minimum = 0.5 GB, recommended = 2 GB or more.

  • 675 MB of hard disk space

  • Graphics Hardware : minimum = 128 MB dedicated video RAM with Pixel Shader 2.0, recommended = 256 MB RAM with Pixel Shader 3.0

  • Graphics Software : as provided by Windows. Open Rails currently uses DirectX® - version 9.0c

  • Sound : compatible with DirectX® - version 9.0

Download Instructions


1.  Download and Install the software package. The installer will detect the presence of Open Rails and prompt to install it if it isn't found.

2.  Once installation is complete, start Open Rails from the shortcut on your desktop or in your start menu.

3.  Select TrainSimulations from the installation profile menu. Once selected, the BNSF Scenic Route should appear, and you will be able to choose to run the two provided activities or run in explore mode.

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