Tracks Ahead is a television series about railroading, produced by Milwaukee Public Television for public television stations starting in 1990. In general, the series examines all aspects of railroading, both in the United States and in the rest of the world. Content covers a wide range of railroad-related materials. This includes scenic rail journeys, short-line railroads, layouts, artists, photographers, and other railroad related material.The first season was hosted by Charles E. "Chuck" Zehner and the second season by Ward Kimball. Both were repackaged and re-released with Spencer Christian as the host. All subsequent series have featured Christian.The primary audience for the series is women and children by 63.4%. The remaining audience is railroad interest groups.Season 5 was the first in 1080i high definition; season 6 was the first to incorporate 5.1 enhanced audio.Tracks Ahead 7 started airing in January 2009. As with the previous two seasons, it is in high definition, with digital 5.1 surround sound. The 14-part season includes segments from Japan, the Caribbean, Patagonia, and all around the United States.Tracks Ahead is not currently available to stream, rent, or buy but you can track it for updates. It's a documentary show with 55 episodes over 4 seasons. Tracks Ahead is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (31 votes).
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Tracks Ahead has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (31 votes). The show is not at all popular with Reelgood users lately.