Over 7000 feet of manifest destined for Whittier and a barge for the lower 48 rolls along the Turnagain Arm a midst beautiful Fall colors on a gloomy Fall morning. Three of Alaska Railroad's beaut... (more)
Alaska Railroad runs a train from Anchorage to the state fair in Palmer on fair weekends.Here the fair train waits at Palmer for the trip back Anchorage.
Crossing the beautiful salmon-filled Placer Creek, Alaska Railroad's Glacier Discover is dwarfed by the majestic scenery of the Bear Valley.
The last State Fair train crosses the Matanuska River on its way to Palmer to take another load of fair goers back down to Anchorage.
The Glacier Discovery passes by Bird Point after meeting a northbound cruise train at Indian. The SD70MAC on the point was a treat as the train usually runs with a Geep at both ends.
A solo SD70 leads a very short HEX train into the depot at Anchorage.
One of the three remaining ARR geeps in as delivered black paint is hard at work unloading the barge on a typically dreary day in Whittier.
On a typically wet day in Whittier, the Glacier Discovery waits to depart for Spencer and Grandview.
A northbound cruise train departs Girdwood after a meet with the southbound Coastal Classic.
The Glacier Discovery departs Girdwood after a short stop on the way south to Whittier.
The Glacier Discovery sits in the depot at Anchorage,soon to depart south to Whittier.
A yardjob using a nice looking geep moves some bigger power into the shops.
QAP Gravel empties roll north thru downtown Anchorage.
Each year the Alaska RR will run special passenger trains on the weekend to the Alaska State Fair in Palmer as a way to help alleviate traffic congestion in Palmer. The trains seem to be well rece... (more)