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United Northwest Model Train Show

February 4, 2012 We visited the first day of this year’s 21st Annual United Northwest Model Railroad Show, benefiting the Snohomish County 4-H Foundation, at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, WA. The show this year, as with previous years, is housed in a 50,000…


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Model Train Show in Monroe

This year in February, 6th and 7th, the United Northwest Model Railroad Club held it’s annual model railroad show and swap meet at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, WA. My wife and I attended it on the 6th along with her sister and her…


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Leavenworth Snow Train

To celebrate the holidays, my wife and I decided to take the Leavenworth Snow Train for the first time this year. This Amtrak luxury express train travels from Seattle to Everett (where we caught it) and on to it’s final destination in the quaint alpine…


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Spirit of Washington Dinner Train

Shortly after we were engaged, and a week or so after our exciting day trip to Victoria B.C., my wife and I boarded the Spirit of Washington Dinner train on a sunny Autumn morning in October 2006 to take a romantic journey from Renton to…