One of GSMR's 4 GP's shows off its new green paint scheme next to the Bryson City depot. Earlier in the day the unit handled the run to Dillsboro then awaited the 6:30pm arrival of the train from ... (more)
Downtown Bryson City is all decked out for the fall tourist season as a surprisingly well patronized weekday train rolls in from the Nantahala Gorge after sunset. The conductor eyes the approachin... (more)
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad GP9's 1755 and 777 crossing the Tuckasegee River near Bryson City, NC. You will note two fellow railfans observing the train and the Conductor giving a nice wave. Th... (more)
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad GP9's 1755 and 777 about to depart from the former Southern Railway station in Bryson City, NC. The GSMR operates excursion trains on the former Southern Railway Mur... (more)
'Lucky 7s' takes a day off from a busy week of assisting with the Polar Express trains.
A view from the rear of GSMR 711 during the process of running around the train before taking it back to the NOC, and eventually Bryson City, NC.
Eric Pittman looks out the window as he brings the train to a stop at the NOC.
Storm clouds linger in the distance as GSMR 711 heads uphill out of Bryson City, NC.
Approaching the Lake Fontana bridge on the GSMR. www.JoeyBowman.net
Thomas Nicholson honking the horn as the train proceeds through a grade crossing. www.JoeyBowman.net
Engineer Kurt Newman.
NCTM's former Southern FP7 visited the GSMR for a series of excursions in September 2007, seen here approaching Bryson City.
How long until the kudzu gets ahold of the train?