Pacific Coast Region / NMRA
Sierra Memories 2008 Convention
April 30 to May 4, 2008

Registration Clinics Layout Tours Video Tours Hotel/RV Parks
Excursions Contests Non-Rail Activities LD / Ops SIGs Train Show
Company Store Banquet Convention Car Sightseeing Fresno Facts
Ticket Office Links Committee Meeting Schedule Merit Badge
News & Updates Daily Schedule - UPDATED 4/15/08 (pdf) Home


Welcome! All 'board!

"The Convention You Will Never Forget!"


Volunteers are still needed to assist with the Company Store, contest room, and setting up clinic rooms. Sign-up at the Registration Desk.


Contest Room closes at 10:00 AM Saturday, May 3rd for judging of contest entries.


The members of the Daylight Division are proud to present the Sierra Memories 2008 Pacific Coast Region Convention for the enjoyment and entertainment of its fellow PCR members, spouses, and family members.

  The Sierra Memories 2008 PCR Convention is Wednesday, April 30 through Sunday, May 4, 2008, starting at noon on Wednesday with the PCR Board of Directors meeting that is open to all PCR members.

Mark your calendars so you'll be sure to attend. FLYER (PDF)


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The Sierra Memories 2008 PCR Convention will take place at the Ramada University, 324 East Shaw Avenue (northwest corner of East Shaw Avenue and North Fresno Street) in northern Fresno, conveniently located adjacent to Highway 41. This facility offers modern comfortable accommodations and complete convention services under one roof.

Call the hotel directly at (559) 224-4040 or toll-free at 1-800-241-0756, using group code "NMRA" or "Sierra Memories" to get convention room rate.

  Ramada University Entrance  
  Minutes from countless entertainment, shopping and food establishments, there are innumerous opportunities for the entire family to enjoy themselves. Be sure to check out the "Sightseeing" page for more information on what there is to see and do in the Fresno area. You will be surprised!   Fashion Fair Mall has over 140 stores  
  The Sierra Memories 2008 Convention Committee has planned a full slate of activities, including clinics, contests, layout tours, excursions, and much, much more. Refer to the various site pages for more detailed information on each activity.

The Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine RR excursion is almost sold out! Register now! Don't wait to register at the convention. It may be too late. Go to the "Ticket Office" and get your ticket TODAY!


Yosemite Mountain Sugar Pine RR Shay #15

  All fares, except Day Fares, include the Saturday Night Banquet Program and Sunday breakfast. Also included are clinics, contests, SIG activities, and train show admission.    Train Show  
  The excursions and out-of-town layout tours include bus/van transportation and will be extra fare items. Check the "Excursions" and "Layout Tours" pages for more detailed information.  

Chuck Harmon's San Joaquin Central HO layout

  Check the "News & Updates" page for the latest updates on cancellations, corrections, and other changes to clinics, tours, and other events as they occur.   NEWS!  

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