That's the tender of 1702 in the background. Sitting out in the weather for years now I imagine.
Good ol' Smokey - one of my favorite "small" tourist steam engines, former US Army, now Great Smokey Mountains Railroad rides the grade closely following the Tuckasegee River in NC. She's current... (more)
Believed to be ex-C&NW.
the Tuckaseegee River excursion, a few minutes away from its 1pm departure towards Bryson City
GSMR 1702 awaits rebuilding.
The North Carolina Transportation Museum's former Southern FP7 blasts off from Dillsboro with a GSMR excursion to Bryson City. NCTM has loaned several of their locomotives to GSMR for special even... (more)
'Bout ready to handle the dinner train
Southern 6133 works a train for the GSMRR. Well, it ain't steam, but it'll do for now.
Up close and personal, there is no mistaking the bold face of this classic EMD. This was shot from the caboose on the return trip to Dillsboro.
Just another day at the office for long time GSMR Conductor, Jim Matthews. Jim spots his train up to be be loaded with tourists for todays excursion.
GSMR's ex-US Army/Reader Baldwin Consolidation 1702 leads an excursion out of Dillsboro to Bryson City along the scenic Tuckasegee River; the locomotive has been in the shop for firebox work since... (more)
High nose ex-Sou GP30 2601 waits in the GSMR Dillsboro yard waiting to power passenger specials.
Idling after a full day of passenger service on Bryson City turns.
This bright yellow Chessie System caboose brings up the rear of the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad excursion train