Sacramento Train Trip
October 17-19, 1988
Left Eugene on the evening train, with arrival in Sacramento next morning due 6:30 a.m.,
was 1.5 hours late.
Went 3 blocks to hotel; checked in immediately.
Tour guide arrived at 8:30, took us on 4 hour tour to many places.
In the afternoon we went to the Railroad Museum on our own, spending 2-3 hours.
Out with individual friends that evening. Next morning rested in. Checked out at noon.
Out with individual friends that afternoon with dinner.
Caught the 11:00 p.m. train back for Eugene, arriving half hour late for track trouble, at 12:15.
Rode chair car down and back. Quite nice. Meals good and reasonable.
Car cool at night; you need extra clothes or blanket.
Participants were Tom Carmichael, Bea LeFevre, Mildred Weatherby, and Ingrid Carmichael, (leader).