Father’s Day Weekend along the Capitol Corridor

June 12, 2017

Not sure how to spend Father’s Day with Dad this year? We’ve compiled a list of activities and destinations along the Capitol Corridor route between Sacramento and San Jose that Dads are sure to enjoy on their special day!

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Exploring the Suisun Marsh from the Suisun City/Fairfield Station

April 16, 2017

The stretch of the Capitol Corridor route between Martinez and Davis is one of the prettiest, and just looking out the window it’s easy to see that nature is alive and well here. Most passengers never experience the Suisun Marsh first-hand though as they zip past the Suisun/Fairfield station on the way to Davis and Sacramento to the east, or Bay Area destinations to the west.

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Play Ball! Capitol Corridor’s Guide to Northern California Baseball Parks

April 2, 2017

Baseball season is here, and whether you’re a fan who keeps track of every stat, or you just enjoy singing “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” with a bag of peanuts and Cracker Jacks, you’ve got plenty of options for baseball fun in Northern California. No matter which team you’re rooting for — the A’s in Oakland, the Giants in San Francisco, or the River Cats in Sacramento — Capitol Corridor can make your trip to the ballpark relaxing and fun. With spacious seating and tables for four, a Café Car serving food and beverages, and free wi-fi, you’ll be able to start the tailgate early or check the starting lineup on board. So get ready to play ball! Here’s Capitol Corridor’s guide to baseball parks in Northern California. More Play Ball! Capitol Corridor’s Guide to Northern California Baseball Parks

Weekend Getaway: 48 Hours in Oakland

February 26, 2017

No longer standing in the shadow of its neighbor across the Bay, Oakland has become a destination of its own in the San Francisco Bay Area. An exploding food and drink scene, along with a bounty of options for outdoor adventure — thanks to a geography that spans gorgeous shoreline and rugged hills — as well as an influx of millennials who’ve fled the astronomical housing costs of San Francisco, have all helped put Oakland on the map as one of California’s most vibrant cities. It’s a must-visit city along the Capitol Corridor, the 170-mile train route that runs between Sacramento/Auburn and San Jose. More Weekend Getaway: 48 Hours in Oakland