A Steam Time Machine

Steam Over the Praries

Alberta Prairie Railway Excursions

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If riding on the historic train is so full of magic, imagine how it would feel to encounter the same train on your causal drive through the Alberta prairies!
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First you hear a sound - this magical distinctive "choo-choo" rhythm, so familiar from the old movies, and so different from today's diesel locomotives.

Then, a loud whistle blows, and a cloud of steam lifst from behind the bushes.
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Finally, a bulky black shape appears from the trees, like a ghost from the glorious pioneer times. It rolls effortlessly through the crossing, and one by one the old green cars zoom by.
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The last car is long gone, but you can still hear the distant "choo-choo" song.
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