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2017 Western Pacific Convention update

Good evening everyone! Time is drawing near for the 2017 WP Convention in Reno, NV on May 4-7, 2017 at Harrah’s Reno. I am pleased to announce that we have filled out last presentation slot! A big thank you to … Continue reading

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Season Opening Work Session

Another season opening work session! We’re continuing our clean-up and work session to get ready for 2017. This weekend we’ll be working in and around the Diesel Shop.   For more information and to sign up, please visit:

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More Convention Shows and Events!

We are pleased to announce several more shows for the WP Convention happening May 4-7, 2017 at Harrah’s in Reno, Nevada: SHOWS: Orange and Silver Days Gone By – by Keith Ardinger WP’s Oroville Line Change – by Kerry Cochran … Continue reading

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Start of Season Work Session!

Hi everyone. We will be having a clean-up and redecoration weekend coming on March 25-26 at the museum. Primary focus will be getting the Museum Store cleared out, cleaned and then repainting the floor and touching up the walls. We … Continue reading

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2017 WP Convention Update

Update on WP Convention in Reno, May 4-7, 2017. We have several great presentations currently in the works. They will include: “The Feather River Lumber Company”  by Dan Elliott – Plumas County Museum “Indian Valley Railway”  by Eugene Vicknair “California … Continue reading

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2017 Historic Convention opens registration

The 2017 Western Pacific Railroad Historic Convention will be held in Reno, Nevada, over May 4-7, 2017 at Harrah’s Reno. We have some great presentations lined up as well as some special events, including a Western Pacific Night at the … Continue reading

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Winter at the WPRM

The week of January 9th saw a large amount of weather activity in the Sierra Nevada mountains, with flooding issues in many places, such as Reno, and through the Feather River Canyon. Luckily the museum was spared any major flooding … Continue reading

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