Blaze a trail of beauty from the high plains of Wyoming
to the magnificent Cascade Mountains.
The Seattle skyline fading from view as you skirt the shores
of Puget Sound
On clear days, the distant peaks of Mt. Rainier and Mt. Saint Helens
Crossing the mighty Columbia River into Portland
The marvelous trip up the south shore of the Columbia River Gorge,
with stunning views of the Cascade Mountains, waterfalls, rock formations
and other natural wonders
The forests of Oregon's Blue Mountains
The Snake River valley through Idaho
The stark beauty of Utah's Weber Canyon and Wasatch Mountains
Wyoming high plains country
The route of the California Zephyr to Chicago
FOLLOW THE OREGON TRAIL across the high plains of Wyoming, down the
Snake River valley into Oregon. And for today's explorers, the Pioneer
leads the way to spectacular vacations in the great American West.
The trainside scenery is spectacular, too: elk and antelope in Wyoming ...
the Wasatch Range and Weber Canyon in Utah ... the Snake River valley
through Idaho ... Oregon's Blue Mountains ... and especially the 130
miles of the astonishingly beautiful Columbia River Gorge. From Portland,
the Pioneer turns north, around the flanks of Mt. Saint Helens and
Mt. Rainier, North of Olympia your train travels along the eastern side
of Puget Sound, through Tacoma and into Seattle.
And whether your vacation dreams lean toward the rustic outdoor recreation
of a dude ranch or the cosmopolitan downtown excitement of Seattle,
Portland or Denver -- or a little of both -- the Pioneer can make them
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