Canadian National Manifest 570 is easing down the 2.2% grade at Bridge 56.6. The whining dynamic brakes are hard to hear over the crashing Cheakamus River, still running high with spring run-off.
A few hours before a major winter storm batters the Squamish Sub, CN 2890 blasts through a rock cut south of Whistler with train 570 from Prince George.
British Columbia Railway's Caribou Dayliner head north near Whistler, BC on a sunny August day in 1985. The short consist indicates that is going only as far as Lillouett, BC on this day. Three da... (more)
A pretty conventional wedgie of a train in the snow. Perhaps it is the in your face contrast of the big bright engine nose against the gray background that appeals to me. And it IS BCRail, one o... (more)
I'm posting this in the hopes that Mother Nature will see it and it will remind her that Whistler could use some more snow. After detraining a bunch of skiers from Vancouver who didn't want to fi... (more)
Prince George to Squamish train L570 winds it's way around Green Lake, approaching Mons and Whistler behind BCOL 4605, WC 2004 and BCOL 4611!
The Whistler Mountaineer nears the end of it's northward trip to Whistler. After dropping off the passengers at the station, it'll head to Wedge (a few miles further north) and wye for it's return... (more)
BCOL 4605 negotiates the curves along the shores of Green Lake, just north of the Village of Whistler. WC GP38-2 2004 and BCOL C40-8M 4611 provide the rest of the power for this short, 25 car trai... (more)
BCR 4602 glides though the S-Curve one mile North of Garibaldi.
This BCR s/b has M630W 724 and M420B 687 as mid-train helpers passing through Whistler, BC.
The Daily PGNV approaches McGuire on the BC Rail Squamish Subdivision.
WCRA 4069 leads a passenger excursion past the north approach signal of Mcguire siding on BC Rail's Squamish Subdivision
Mid-train helpers work from D'Arcy at Mons (siding at Whistler).
In a few moments, 4652 North will meet 4624 South at Creekside siding.