Amtrak's California Zephyr negotiates the tight confines and crags of Coal Creek Canyon in the Rocky Mountains near Pinecliffe, CO in a scene that perhaps more closely resembles a model layout tha... (more)
Heard, but not seen. A northbound CSX intermodal train slips through the dense morning fog blanketing the Hudson River Valley.
Two rafts float down the Colorado River giving the occupants a good view of Amtrak’s westbound California Zephyr between Tunnels 39 and 40 in scenic Little Gore Canyon west of Azure, Colorado, on ... (more)
Durango and Silverton Narrow Gauge train No. 463 crawls along the High Line west (north) of Rockwood, Colorado, on a beautiful August 14, 2015, morning. The off-color water flowing in the Animas i... (more)
57 years in service now for the RhB, Ge 6/6 II # 702 "Curia" is crossing the Landwasser viaduct near Filisur with the Regioexpress 1156 from St.Moritz to Chur. Nowadays, these locomotive... (more)
With the shadow from the Royal Gorge suspension bridge cutting across the floor of the canyon, Rio Grande train 788 knocks down a signal as it proceeds toward Canyon City and Pueblo.
Arguably the most scenic location along the Scenic Line of the World, the Royal Gorge commanded a good portion of Rio Grande publicity, including the slogan ”Royal Gorge Route”, and a passenger ... (more)
An eastbound Union Pacific coal train departs Cliff, Colorado, on a bright September 20, 2001.
From a precarious perch above Tunnel 15 deep in the Oregon Cascades, a friend and I beheld the sights and especially the sounds of railroading on the ex-SP Cascades Crossing. We listened to three ... (more)
Emerging from the south portal of the Clinchfield's State Line Tunnel between VA and KY, the 73rd Annual Santa Clause Special interrupts the immense silence in the Breaks Interstate Gorge.
"Allegra" ABe 8/12 # 3503 with train 1632 Tirano-St.Moitz is rounding the very tight 180 degree Stablini curve, seen from the Belvedere restaurant above Alp Grüm. In the background the Cavaglia pl... (more)
Eurotram crossing D. Luis bridge
A Pilatus Bahnen railcar is headed down to Alpnachstad.