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For something different we decide to take the Amtrak California Zephyr from Denver to Sacramento.
Photos from the trip, with a caption nod to Steve Goodman & Arlo Guthrie's City of New Orleans.
Union Station, DenverUnion StationThe California ZephyrSuperliner BedroomDining CarGore Canyon, Colorado"I'll be gone five hundred miles when the day is done""Feel the wheels rumbling 'neath the floor""Ride their father's magic carpets made of steel""And the rhythm of the rails is all they feel""And rolls along past houses, farms, and fields""Passing trains that have no name""And the graveyards ..."" ... of the rusted automobile""Good morning, America, how are you?"Over the SierraSacramento"This train's got the disappearing railroad blues"Southern Pacific Railroad No. 1 C. P. Huntington, 1863