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Steve Boyko
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Passing a Half Century (Part 7) - Not the Rocky
For my 50th birthday, my wife and I drove through Alberta and British Columbia. You can  start at the beginning here . Ah, Banff Sure as that old whistle's blowin' There's a tug upon my heart Somewhere in that misty mornin' light There's another brand new s...
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Passing a Half Century (Part 6) - Through the Spiral Tunnel
For my 50th birthday, my wife and I drove through Alberta and British Columbia. You can  start at the beginning here .   Let me explain. No, there is too much. Let me sum up. - Inigo Montaya, "The Princess Bride" Day 5 - Golden to Banff We woke up at a reas...
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They Shall Grow Not Old
Lest we forget It's Remembrance Day. Let us take a moment to remember the men and women who have served - and died - for our country to protect our way of life. We appreciate and remember you. They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old: Age shall...
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Passing a Half Century (Part 5) - Mountain Meet
For my 50th birthday, my wife and I drove through Alberta and British Columbia. You can start at the beginning here . The show business officials Turn a deaf ear to the stage Their hearts are locomotives And their minds are narrow-gauge - Stephen Fearing, "...
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Passing a Half Century (Part 4) - To Craigellachie and Beyond!
For my 50th birthday, my wife and I drove through Alberta and British Columbia. You can start at the beginning here. The only sound Is like a diesel’s distant thundering I’m a desolate town With a railroad station where my heart should be - Stephen Fearing,...
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Passing a Half Century (Part 3) - Into the Crowsnest
For my 50th birthday, my wife and I drove through Alberta and British Columbia. You can start at the beginning here. I’m not the kind of man Who tends to socialize I seem to lean on old familiar ways "Still Crazy After All These Years", Paul Simon My wife a...
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Passing a Half Century (Part 2) - No Trains
And I don't understand why I sleep all day And I start to complain that there's no train -- No Rain ( more or less ), Blind Melon The first day of my 50th birthday trip ( first post ) was spent traveling from Winnipeg to Calgary and then driving to southern...
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Passing a Half Century (Part 1)
A CP train approaching Coleman, Alberta - my wife took this one! Me on my 50th birthday I recently had my 50th birthday. I honestly find it hard to believe I'm 50 now. I don't feel  50. Several people have recently told me I don't look anything like 50, whi...
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Two trains passing at the Mount Macdonald Tunnel portal in the Selkirk Mountains of British Columbia, Canada.
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Show to Show
Here's a few trains I saw while en route to shows - the Railway Days show at the railway museum in Winnipeg, and the Manitoba Mega Train model train show. VIA 1 / Canada 150 VIA 6436 in Winnipeg My family and I went down to the Forks in Winnipeg on Septembe...
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