PRO Central Montana Rail Inc. - Judith Bridge Dedication Excursion
Pacific Railroad Operators is pleased to announce a “Judith Bridge Dedication” excursion over the operational segments of Central Montana Rail Inc. September 13-14, 2014. Set on will be at Denton, MT from 3-6 pm on Friday September 12th.
Both Saturday and Sunday motorcars will run from Denton to Arrow Creek and Denton to Ross Fork (across the newly rebuilt Judith Bridge) and return. A bridge dedication event will be held at the rebuilt Judith bridge on Saturday. Total mileage will be 90 round trip miles each day for a total of 180. Participants will travel over three tall steel trestles, one tunnel and through some of Montana’s most spectacular scenery.
NOTE: Work has as yet to be completed on the Ross Fork to Moccasin and Arrow Creek to Geraldine sections. The entire railroad is scheduled to reopen in 2015.
The fee for the no frills 'CMR Judith Bridge Dedication' excursion will be $145.00. Dry camping is available at Denton. All NARCOA rules and guidelines are in effect. Operators must have 2014 NARCOA insurance, valid operator’s cards and either be mentored or make arrangements to be mentored. Spark arrestors are required. Participants are reminded that rattlesnakes are common. Pets are not recommended.
Make checks payable to PRO but mail them to EC Bill Taylor, 917 Parkview Way, Missoula, MT 59803, <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Information packets with set on info, maps, and lodging specifics will be sent upon payment of the excursion fee. No reservations accepted without payment. Fees are non-refundable after September 1.
See you in Montana again.
Bill Taylor, EC
Tom Norman, EC