Fraser, CO
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Fraser, CO is the Amtrak Station for the Winter Park Ski Resort. Currenlty in Amtrak literature it's referred to only as Fraser, CO) in the very recent past it's been Fraser-Winter Park, and the three station abbrivation is stil 'WIP'. The station has a simple long concerete side platform and an ornate looking large wodden shelter, with a heat lamp that can be activated. There also is a small red building across the street that has an enclosed waiting area for the station. There is free shuttle service to the Winter Park Resort six miles away.
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(fraser1) Looking down the platform at Fraser, CO just after the California Zephyr has stoped. The Superliner Caoch-Baggage has it's baggage hold open ready to take on all the skis of the skiers that are about to board the train.
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(fraser2) The Superliner lounge of the California Zephyr stopped at Winter Park, a crowd of skiers waits on the platform off in the distance. The train will pull up after boarding Sleeper Car passengers to make boarding for those with skis a lot easier.
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(fraser3) Looking from the station platform at Fraser, CO at the town and the Rocky Mountains beyond.
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(fraser4) The platform canopy at Fraser, CO as a crowd waits to board the Zephyr.
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(fraser5) The Frasier Colorado-Winter Park Resort sign hangs off the wodden canopied waiting shed.
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(fraser6) Skiers board a sleeper of the California Zephyr, as coach passengers wait for the train to pull up and they can board.
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(fraser7) A small single story building painted red houses the enclosed waiting area for Fraser, CO. The station is amazingly enough accross the street from the platform.
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(fraser8) A view of the front of the California Zephyr at the two P42 locomotives and Heritage baggage car.
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(fraser9) Passengers still lining up to board the California Zephyr, the day before Easter is a very busy day for people wanting the train.
22 March, 2008
(fraser10) Another view of the front of the Eastbound California Zephyr with the shadows of the sun setting over the Rocky Mountains.
22 March, 2008
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