2011 – Seattle & Portland

Enjoying The Train

We went and had breakfast in the dining car at 6:30. French toast all around. Shortly after, the train made a stop in Klamath Falls, Or. We got to get off and finally see our train. She is longer than what we are use to. It has an extra coach and sleeper. It also has … Continue reading »

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Missed Time

It is 5:30am and I am up. Already missed enough of this train ride, don’t want to miss anymore. We boarded last night around 11:00pm. We all went straight to bed. Looking forward to today!

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Waiting

We are now waiting in the Martinez Amtrak station waiting for the train we missed to show up. It is suppose to be here at 11:00pm.

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Wrong Train

Well, we are back on a train. Still not the train we are suppose to be on, but a train. We will get off this train at 9:00 tonight in Martinez, CA to meet the train missed.

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Bus

We are now boarded on a bus in San Berdadido (sp?) about to leave for Bakersfield, CA.

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Outbound Trip Update

We just finished breakfast as we passed into California. We are running very, very late. From what I have heard, it sounds like they will take us off the train in San Bernardino and put us on a bus to catch our connecting train. So yippee, a bus.

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Problems, Problems

Our train was scheduled to leave Lamy at 2:20. It finally arrived at 8:00 due to a lot of issues. We are currently in the dining car eating a late dinner. Our biggest issue right now is making our connection in LA. It is scheduled to depart at 10:15 tomorrow morning but we are currently … Continue reading »

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Seattle & Portland 2011

The Mashburns have another summer trip and again we are heading West. We will spend a day in Portland and three days in Seattle. I will, once again, blog during the trip so we hope you enjoy riding along with us. Here is the itinerary… Tuesday, June 28th – Drive to Lamy, NM and catch … Continue reading »

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