Friday, September 16, 2005

California Zephyr

The last regularly scheduled passenger train down the Feather River was the California Zephyr – in 1970 when it ended service. Amtrak's route has always been over Donner, in part to serve Reno (which is not on the old Western Pacific mainline).

Kyle K. Wyatt
Curator of History & Technology
California State Railroad Museum
111 "I" Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

[from the R&LHS Newsgroup.]