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BEGINS IN: SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA

Train Tracks Across the Sierra: Sacramento to Reno and Return

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Program #12085RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
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Sylvia Pfeffer Sep 02, 2013 at 12:20 AM

I will be arriving in Sacramento on 9-28. Looking for info on how to get from San Francisco to Sacramento.


Nan Rebik Aug 06, 2013 at 11:29 AM

Leaving on the October 13,2013 tour. Can't wait. Charles and I love trains and prefer train to any other kind of travel.


Jennifer Shilt May 29, 2013 at 04:14 PM

Has anyone had experience taking the SuperShuttle from the hotel to the airport?
I was wondering how much time to allow?
Nan Rebik Jul 16, 2013 at 07:12 PM

I used to take the shuttle all the time. It ran fairly regularly and delivered people to hotels usually within an hour. That was, however, several years ago and may have changed.


E L May 22, 2013 at 09:55 PM

Anyone else out there on the trip leaving on 6/23? We would love to communicate!
Jennifer Shilt May 29, 2013 at 04:11 PM

Hi! We'll be joining you. Can't believe our trip is just around the corner.
E L May 31, 2013 at 12:00 AM

Great to hear from someone...looking forward to meeting you...Evelyn


Rita Ford Sep 19, 2012 at 04:45 PM

My husband and I just completed this program . It was a great adventure. The leaders were wonderful and the places we visited were great. The train museum in Sacramento was over the top.
We had great weather and didnt need any layers of clothing except for first thing in the morning when away from Sacramento. The food was very good and the train ride to Reno was breathtaking. I am from the east coast so seeing all the mountains was a pleasure.


Roy Neville Sep 19, 2012 at 03:07 PM

We are registered for 10/14-19/2012 trip. I would like to make contact with some who are scheduled for this adventure. We're from SC and are graduates of "The USC" on the east coast.


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14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips

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