The daily 09h30 departure for Grand Canyon village bask under the morning sun. The train will follow (and overtake) the double-header steam operated pulled by Grand Canyon 4960 and ATSF 3751.
GCRY 4960 and ATSF 3751 reverse pass the photo line for the southbound runby. This photo of the shove back ended up being much better than the runby due to a poorly planned runby location.
Ex LS&I 2-8-0 #29 is just south of the Pronghorn road crossing about 3 miles north of Williams. This was the first summer of operation for the railway.
The GCRY 4960 and ATSF 3751 doublehead the Grand Canyon Limited north towards the Grand Canyon, seen here whistling for the Pronghorn Ranch Road crossing 5/16/12.
GCRY 4960, leading the ATSF 3751, Amtrak Phase 2 Hertiage unit #66, and 14 private cars on the Grand Canyon Limited doubleheader, closes in on Williams, AZ as it has just passed the crowds at Pron... (more)
American Orient Express is in the siding at Imbleu, Ariz. on the Grand Canyon Ry. to meet its regular southbound train returning from the Grand Canyon on May 30, 2004. Much has changed since th... (more)
GCRY 4960 and ATSF 3751 double-head northbound on their way to the south rim of the Grand Canyon as part of the Grand Canyon Limited. After chasing the two previous days, it was a welcome change ... (more)
GCRX 4960 & ATSF 3751 double head back to Williams from the South Rim of the Grand Canyon on the third day of the Grand Canyon Limited Special.
The daily Grand Canyon train has just departed Grand Canyon village and is rolling south through the forest on its way back to Williams Arizona.
The Grand Canyon Limited is southbound in the late afternoon light as both engines whistle for the crossing just behind me.
The Grand Canyon Ltd southbound just north of Williams at Espee Rd Crossing.
This is the ATSF 3751 special train headed south from the Grand Canyon with the GCR 4960 on the point.
End Of Train. AT&SF 999827 makes a nice exclamation point as she brings up the rear of a Pete Lerro photo charter. Certainly this is a nicer way to end a train than a box with a fl... (more)
To The Canyon! Although GCRY 4960 will be making plenty of photo stops on her way to the South Rim, she's certainly wasting no time here as she hustles north through the desert just... (more)
Nearing the end of a daylong journey to the Grand Canyon and return, GCRY 2-8-0 #29 prepares to duck under the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railway overpass approaching the station at Williams, Ariz... (more)