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jodiebasket 07-24-2007 07:05 AM

Has anyone taking the white pass railway? What did you think?

gdjoslin 07-24-2007 07:42 AM

It is worth the money, you will not regret taking the ride. http://Joslin-Family-Photos.smugmug....75527477-M.jpg
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Berick1234 07-26-2007 09:34 AM

We've been on the White Pass twice now and will do it again next year....It's by far the best of Skagway.....we've been up there in May with 8 feet of snow and then in June with everything all green....It's an amazing feat of building and a great ride....It's well worth the money..Enjoy the cruise and the train ride.

Bob E

waterart 07-27-2007 09:51 PM

fantastic fantastic trip. be sure to sit on the left.

mickeyd 07-31-2007 03:11 PM

We took that last train (last week) and had ony 10 passangers on our car. We had our choice of a full seat~on both sides as well as the "back porch" as we were on the last car on the trip down. What a wonderful view, must have taken 50 photos! "One of the clearest days of the season",the conductor advised us.

fruby 08-07-2007 11:09 PM

Hello,

Just back from a b2b to Alaska on the Volendam and here is aless expensive alternative to the train. The train is a wonderful excursion but if you want to see the same spectacular scenery rent a car in Skagway and drive up the Klondike Highway (Route 2) from Skagway to WhiteHorse. This is an unforgettable trip which I have done twice.

Hope that this helps.

Fred

gdjoslin 08-08-2007 04:14 PM

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Posted August 07, 2007 11:09 PM Hide Post
Hello,

Just back from a b2b to Alaska on the Volendam and here is aless expensive alternative to the train
If you do not mind sharing. What does it cost to rent a car?
thanks
gary

goin' cruisin' 08-11-2007 06:25 PM

Here are a few more from the train...

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goin' cruisin' 08-11-2007 06:26 PM

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goin' cruisin' 08-11-2007 06:27 PM

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