Train from Pilatus Kulm (2073 meters over sealevel) to Alpnachstad near the upper station. This railcar is running downhill, that's why the pantograph is not in use. In the background a wonderful ... (more)
It's not quite as fancy as Switzerland's Landwasserviadukt, but New Zealand makes do with the locality of Staircase (population:0).
After leaving an unmanned passing loop of the same name, wes... (more)
Electric cogwheel railcar Bhe 1/2 # 28 on a grade of about 48 % in the "Eselwand" (donkey wall) on the way up to Pilatus Kulm. The Pilatus Railway is the world's steepest cogwheel railway with the... (more)