Apache C424 98 and a C420 catch some early morning sun as they prepare for the day's chores in Snowflake, before heading to Holbrook later in the day.
Alco is as Alco does. The daily Holbrook turn leaves the interchange with BNSF and encounters a steep hill.
Almost as a snake roaming in a snowy desert...
APA 81 leads 2 other C420's on the northbound just outside of Holbrook AZ on a beautiful July 9 afternoon in 1991.
Southbound approaches Snowflake with four spotless Alcos.
Alcos on the loose! Four immaculate Alcos do their thing as they throttle up with this southbound on the outskirts of Holbrook.
5 Alcos lead the Apache train out of Holbrook. Todays train has 61 cars,hence the 5 Alcos.
A great looking set of Alco products lead the road train today. Todays train from Snowflake to Holbrook has 26 cars in tow.
#99 is on the point of the 5 unit consist for the run north to the BNSF at Holbrook.Seen ready to go at The Apache Shops.
Apache 97 lays down a thick smoke screen as they depart the town of Snowflake, after switching tank cars in town.
Alco RS-36 No. 700 leads an Apache Railway train into Holbrook, Arizona.
Just out of Holbrook and working hard climbing the hill
Westbound to Snowflake a few miles east of its destination
Turn to Holbrook is a couple miles east of the Snowflake yard
Northbound to the BNSF yard.