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Summer vacation is winding down. This is a great day for a train ride in the mountains and a picnic beside a beautiful river. Choose a morning train ride, departing from Elgin at 10 a.m. and arriving at Minam at noon for a lovely picnic on the lawn. A bus will take you back to the Elgin Depot after lunch.  Choose the afternoon train ride, departing by bus from Elgin at 12:30, bound for a picnic on the Lawn at Minam, then a train ride back to Elgin by 4 p.m. Rail Fans can choose a round trip for 52 miles of riding the rails, flavored by a picnic lunch on the lawn at midday.  Park at Elgin depot.<\/p>\r\n

Saturday, August 16:

Morning train ride:  Depart from Elgin at 10:00AM and arrive at
Minam at noon for a lovely picnic on the lawn. A bus will take you back to the Elgin Depot after lunch.

Afternoon train ride:  Depart by bus from Elgin at 12:30, bound for a picnic on the Lawn at Minam, then a train ride back to Elgin by 4:00PM.<\/p>\r\n

For round trip:  Adults = $70 \/ Seniors 60+ = $65 \/ Youth, 3 to 16 = $35 (kids under 3 ride for free!)

For one-way trip:  Adults = $60 \/ Seniors 60+ = $55 \/ Youth, 3 to 16 = $25 (kids under 3 ride for free!)<\/p>","post_name":"eagle-cap-excursion-train-minam-picnic-train","post_type":"resource","slug":"events","name":"Events","lat":"45.5684","lng":"-117.917","distance":"0.2","permalink":"\/see-do\/events\/cultural-heritage\/eagle-cap-excursion-train-minam-picnic-train\/","terms":"a Cultural Heritage Event<\/a>\r\n\t\t\t\t\t\t (within Events<\/a>)"},{"ID":"3830868","post_title":"EAGLE CAP EXCURSION TRAIN: Two Rivers Fall Foliage Photography Train","post_content":"

Fall colors are the highlight of our autumn trips, and photographers especially love this time of year.  Our Two Rivers run capitalizes on the beauty and quiet of fall.  Lunch is served on the train.

A guest professional offers tips for making memorable photos.<\/p>\r\n

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Fall colors are the highlight of our autumn trips, and photographers especially love this time of year.  Our Two Rivers run capitalizes on the beauty and quiet of fall.  Lunch is served on the train.

A guest historian talks about the history of the Joseph Branch.<\/p>\r\n

Saturday, September 13.

Morning train ride:  Depart from Elgin at 10:00AM and arrive back at Elgin by 1:30PM.<\/p>\r\n

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Enjoy an evening train ride, when the light is long and golden and wildlife ventures out of hiding. A delicious dinner is served (plated) as the train winds along beside the sparkling rivers. The menu includes locally produced items, prepared by Ten Depot Street Restaurant of La Grande. Park at the Elgin Depot and board a motor coach for the ride to Minam and ride the train back to Elgin.

Miles traveled = 26.<\/p>\r\n

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Combine two special interests into one fun day. This train ride departs from Minam, taking passengers down the Wallowa River, then up the Grande Ronde to Lookingglass Creek and Palmer Junction. En route, a fisheries expert talks about anadromous fish. At Palmer Junctin, passengers board a bus for a two mile trip to the Lookingglass Fish Hatchery. A guided tour of the hatchery informs participants about the Chinook
salmon recovery program. You’ll see how they collect eggs from adult salmon and raise juveniles for release in area rivers and streams. You will gain a whole new perspective on these beautiful rivers and the wildlife they nurture. Lunch is served on the lawn at the hatchery. Board the bus for the ride back to the train and the return trip to Minam.<\/p>\r\n


Miles traveled = 27.<\/p>\r\n

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