anyone plan to ride trains during break?

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alex45

anyone plan to ride trains during break?

Post by alex45 » Thu Feb 15, 2007 1:52 pm

Anyone goin anywhere on a train during their February break? I went on the Acela express to New York City yesterday. Train today is at 4pm. Then on Saturday, goin to Boston on the Acela, and a Regional train comin home. What about u guys?

stevo

Post by stevo » Thu Feb 15, 2007 5:51 pm

well...as soon as the MBTA comes to nashua i can...otherwise i have to drive 40 minutes to lowell and i can't drive yet.

alex45

Post by alex45 » Mon Feb 26, 2007 10:02 am

During my break, I rode trains 3 times. On the 17th, I rode the Acela, and a regional (return trip), on the 20th, I took a Commuter Rail to Mansfield. And on the Friday, I took a Regional to Boston and a Commuter Rail for the ride home. First time in a while Ive ridden 3 trains in less then a week.

stevo

Post by stevo » Mon Feb 26, 2007 10:15 am

if it doesn't snow, i'm going to NY tomorrow and my dad and i will probably take a few trips on the LIRR.

alex45

Post by alex45 » Mon Feb 26, 2007 11:09 am

stevo wrote:if it doesn't snow, i'm going to NY tomorrow and my dad and i will probably take a few trips on the LIRR.
It shouldnt be snowing tomarorw. I checked the weather forecast

stevo

Post by stevo » Mon Feb 26, 2007 12:17 pm

it's not just tomorrow, i've got to come back too.

alex45

Post by alex45 » Wed Feb 28, 2007 11:10 am

Any luck at all today goin on a train?

stevo

Post by stevo » Fri Mar 02, 2007 10:03 am

mineola-oyster bay and back. not a long ride, but i noticed a few interesting things. i found friends of 35's newly restored caboose in oyster bay, sometime i'm going to plan a longer stay at that end of the route and check out what else they've got there. i also noticed the sign on locust tower has a keystone. i'll post a picture when i've got it.

alex45

Post by alex45 » Fri Mar 02, 2007 10:55 am

Thats cool

stevo

Post by stevo » Fri Mar 02, 2007 4:17 pm

yup, basically. i forgot to mention it is on the LIRR.

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Post by njt/mnrrbuff » Fri Mar 02, 2007 7:37 pm

I will probably ride the upgraded Keystone corridor to Harrisburg. I will probably go somewhere on NJT as well.

stevo

Post by stevo » Fri Mar 02, 2007 8:57 pm

i wanna ride amtrak...

alex45

Post by alex45 » Tue Mar 06, 2007 12:10 pm

stevo wrote:i wanna ride amtrak...
Ill be riding amtrak Saturday. Dunno what type of service yet. I know coming home I will travel Regional Service. Im tryin to decide if I wanna travel Acela for the ride up

Guilford Guy

Post by Guilford Guy » Tue Mar 06, 2007 1:40 pm

ill c u there!

stevo

Post by stevo » Tue Mar 06, 2007 3:05 pm

i can't go saturday or else i'd see you guys there too.

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