Apache Railway C424 #98 coasts downgrade through Elkins Ranch just above Snowflake Junction. At the Junction, this train will set out 10 sand cars for storage on the Snowflake Branch before contin... (more)
Apache Railway C424 #99 starts its train at Snowflake Junction. The units had just run down the Snowflake Branch to move stored cars, and then recoupled to the northbound train. Of course, as the ... (more)
Apache railway C424 #99 darkens the sky with characteristic ALCo smoke as it enters Elkins Ranch with the daily train south from Holbrook. The Apache was the last bastion for ALCo diesels in the W... (more)
Train is pulling cars off the Holbrook main and then they will shove them back onto the Snowflake branch.
6 clean Alco units are pulling about 130 empty sand cars off the Holbrook main and then will shove them back onto the Snowflake branch.
Just past the Junction and headed to the shops.
Eastbound near Snowflake Junction with some nice Alco smoke.
Westbound near Snowflake Junction with a nice cloud of Alco smoke.