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Old June 15th, 2009, 06:07 AM
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Default Skagway White Pass Railroad question

The one time that we signed up for the White Pass Railroad ride, the whole thing was very poorly handled. It was a textbook case of “hurry up and wait”. It didn’t run on time and the staff didn’t seem to know what was going on, or what was going to happen next. They acted like they were doing us a big favor.

My question is this: Did we just hit them on one of their bad days, or is our experience typical of what the others have had to tolerate?
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Old June 15th, 2009, 09:55 AM
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I've done it twice and never had a bad time, train left on time and was on schedule. There must of beens ome problem. I hope you enjoyed the ride and the scenery?

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Old June 16th, 2009, 02:55 PM
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I've never had problems with them either. Loved the train ride...awesome scenery! And I never had a clue how colorful Arctic tundra is. Beautiful.
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I have been twice to Alaska & did this both times. We took the train up & took the bus back. It was neat because while on the bus, we could see the train coming down. Both times we had no problems.
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Old June 23rd, 2009, 04:29 PM
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Went on it and had NO problems!! It was GREAT!!
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Never a problem here either. It's one of my favorite excursions.
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wht about kids I have a daughter 10 and 20 would they like the White Pass Railway?
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Old November 4th, 2009, 08:41 PM
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I think both kids would enjoy the train ride.

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