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To the Grand Canyon by Rail
The Grand Canyon Railroad, operating a 64-miles former Santa Fe branch to the eponymous natural wonder, is one of the best tourist railroads in the United States. It operates both steam and diesel locomotives.
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Photo ID: 723730

At the height of golden hour, Grand Canyon Railway's ex LS&I 2-8-0 29 rockets across the desert at track speed of 40MPH.

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Anita, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRY 29
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 07, 2017


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By: John Kittredge

Added: Jan 25, 2020

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Photo ID: 720019

They Just Look Right: There is just something that looks right about an F40 on the point of a passenger train. These stocky looking units were a staple of Amtrak for years, and still for ma... (more)

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: EMD F40PH
Location: Grand Canyon Village, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRY 239
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: November 18, 2019


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By: John Witthaus

Added: Dec 18, 2019

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Photo ID: 718744

Grand Canyon Railway #29, up close and personal. Here's an in-your-face look at one of the finest-looking, standard-gauge Consolidation locomotives left in existence, as she barrels past me... (more)

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Quivero, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRX 29
Train ID: Passenger Special
Photo Date: October 27, 2019


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Dec 04, 2019

Views: 1,079
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Favorited: 10

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Photo ID: 718638

Smokescape: Land of the 40 mph run-by. Some 15 miles south of Coconino Canyon, GCR Locomotive #29 and her Passenger Special are now out on the high plains, where the tracks are super-straig... (more)

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Woodin, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRX 29
Train ID: Passenger Special
Photo Date: October 26, 2019


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Dec 03, 2019

Views: 1,051
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Favorited: 6

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Photo ID: 718637

Steamscape: Coconino Canyon. Just about 7 miles south of the Grand Canyon Village, Locomotive #29 finds herself deep in in the piney forests of Conconino Canyon. This canyon features a win... (more)

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Coconino County, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRX 29
Train ID: Passenger Special
Photo Date: October 26, 2019


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Dec 03, 2019

Views: 1,036
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Favorited: 8

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Photo ID: 717906

Last call at the canyon. After more than 15 years in intermittent service, Grand Canyon Railway Consolidation #29 makes her last call at the Grand Canyon Village Depot on October 26th, 2019... (more)

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Grand Canyon Village, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRX 29
Train ID: Passenger Special
Photo Date: October 26, 2019


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Nov 27, 2019

Views: 1,786
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Favorited: 17

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Photo ID: 717836

We'll Meet Again, Don't know when, But I know we'll meet again some sunny day...

The final run-by of Grand Canyon Railway 29 hours before her 1472 Day "Tube Time" exp... (more)

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Williams, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRY 29
Train ID: GCR 29
Photo Date: October 27, 2019


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By: William Diehl

Added: Nov 26, 2019

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Photo ID: 717756

Bingo....Bingo.....Bingo. In military fighter aircraft, the pilots typically calculate the minimum fuel level required to make it home with a safe reserve remaining and enter that data into... (more)

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Williams, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRX 29
Train ID: Passenger Special
Photo Date: October 27, 2019


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Nov 25, 2019

Views: 1,625
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Favorited: 17

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Photo ID: 717259

The last doubleheader. With Grand Canyon Railway Locomotive #29's Form 4 set to expire effectively at the end of the day, the railroad took one last opportunity to team her up with the 4960... (more)

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Williams, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRX 29
Train ID: Passenger Special
Photo Date: October 27, 2019


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By: Kevin Madore

Added: Nov 21, 2019

Views: 1,521
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Photo ID: 715099

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2
Location: Grand Canyon, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCR 4960
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May, 2012


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By: Tom Farence

Added: Nov 02, 2019

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Photo ID: 714942

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-2/4-8-4 GCRY/ATSF
Location: North of Williams, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCR 4960/ATSF 3751
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May, 2012


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By: Tom Farence

Added: Nov 01, 2019

Views: 6,984
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Photo ID: 714645

I can see for Miles and Miles and Miles...

The expanse of the Northland of Arizona is quite apparent here between the stations of Valle and Willaha on the Grand Canyon Railway.... (more)

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Willaha, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRY 29
Train ID: GCR 29 North
Photo Date: October 26, 2019


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By: William Diehl

Added: Oct 29, 2019

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Photo ID: 714552

One More Time, We’re Gonna Celebrate

With her back against the wall before her tube time expires this week, Trains Magazine chartered the Grand Canyon Railway and made the star... (more)

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Willaha, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRY 29
Train ID: GCR 29 North
Photo Date: October 26, 2019


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By: William Diehl

Added: Oct 28, 2019

Views: 3,547
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Photo ID: 710898

On September 21, 2019 Grand Canyon Railway 29 & 4960 doublehead on the Williams Flyer

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Williams, AZ, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRY 29
Train ID: 5
Photo Date: September 21, 2019


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By: SLO Railfanning

Added: Sep 24, 2019

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Photo ID: 703969

Blasting upgrade at 40 mph, Grand Canyon's 2-8-0 29, a May 1906 product of the American Locomotive Company's Pittsburg works, hauls the first train of the day up the grade at Quivero, Arizona. Gr... (more)

Railroad: Grand Canyon Railway
Locomotive: Steam 2-8-0
Location: Quivero, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: GCRY 29
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 06, 2019


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By: Samuel Latham

Added: Jul 19, 2019

Views: 1,306
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