Chris Guenzler Achieves One Million Rail Travel Miles!
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Chris Guenzler Became First Passenger to Achieve
One Million Amtrak Miles on Monday, April 07, 2008
as he arrived on the eastbound Amtrak Southwest Chief
into La Plata, Missouri!
Click on each photo below for the story and photos:
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Chris Guenzler Achieves One Million Rail Travel Miles
on Saturday, April 27, 2007 in La Plata, Missouri!
- CLICK HERE for story & photos from Chris Guenzler, in his own words!
- CLICK HERE for story & photos from Carl Morrison
- CLICK HERE for story & photos from Dutch Myers
- CLICK HERE for story & photos from Tony Escarcega
to listen to "The Ballad of Chris Guenzler," The Million Mile Rail Travel Man,
by Kenny Marshall
to listen to Chris Guenzler interviewed on LetsTalkTrains.US !
Once you are on the LetsTalkTrains.US Showlist page,
see the description under "Train #042807" and then click on MP1441 through MP1449.
Click each of the links below to view television coverage of the event:
Chris Guenzler on ABC KTVO-TV: Man logs one million miles of rail travel
Chris Guenzler on NBC KOMU-TV: A Million Miles to Sobriety
(Be sure to click on "KOMU ON DEMAND" to see Chris and Carl on TV!
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Click each of the links below to view newspaper coverage of the event:
Orange County Register: Who'll Stop The Train?
Los Angeles Times: Last-minute deals on Amtrak train sleeper upgrades
Chicago Tribune: Gambling on an Amtrak roomette on the cheap
(LA Times article not event related but published simultaneously and based on an interview with TrainWeb staff.
The Chicago Tribune article was published on Sunday, May 13, 2007, but it is the same article.)
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Photos of the Train Watching Lookout with a BNSF train passing below.
Chris Guenzler being presented award by Marc Magliari on behalf of Amtrak President Kummant
More Photos of Other Award Presentations Coming Soon!
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