2013 AAPRCO Convention Train schedule

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For 2013, the American Association of Private Railcar Owners announced their convention will be held in Napa California. on Tuesday, October 1, through Thursday, October 3, 2013.

The Napa Valley Limited convention train will start in Seattle (Sept 24/25) and travel on the BNSF over Stampede Pass to Kennewick (Sept 26). They will spend a day with the Tri-City Railroad and tour the Hanford nuclear reservation before heading down the Columbia river to Wishram (Sept 27). They will cross over to the Oregon Trunk and continue on the Inside Gateway (Sept 29) to the Union Pacific at Keddie Wye and the Feather River Canyon and finally to Napa (Sept 30).

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I am trully be interested in their trip over the Tri-City Railroad and Hanford raillines particularly how they plan to operate past the nuclear facilities.

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