During the summer it's quite rare to see the alps without any clouds on a sunny eveneing. Often some harmless cumulonimbus are wafting over the mountains. Not on that day so I've had the chance to... (more)
Just a few minutes after my two previous posts a pair of BLS 'Brownies', Nos 190 'Raron' and 174 'Fruitigen' restart another LKW Walter intermodal train from one of the loop lines by Fruitigen sta... (more)
Passing at Frutigen in double traction (BLS 465-014) with an empty auto train.
Far away from home rails, Re 4/4 192 "Spiez" of the BLS is pulling the empty debris train 69855 from Basel Kleinhüningen Hafen to Niederglatt to the BOZA (Boden Annahme Zenter Oberglatt) facility ... (more)
A pair of electric locomotives seen near Richterswil.
A BLS passenger service being propelled by Re 4/4 No.166 'Aeschi,' dating from 1969, passes under an overhanging rock on the approach to Interlaken Ost station.
The driver of BLS Re 4/4 No 169 gives a friendly wave as they appropach Kandersteg with one of the frequent car shuttle trains through the Lotschberg tunnel from Goppenstein.
SBB No. 11301 approaches Sargans with the Rheintal Express from St Gallen to Chur.
A green example of an SBB Re 4/4 arriving at Sargans with a southbound Rheintal Express from St Gallen to Chur.
11118 takes the 5 carriage Rheintal Express north from Sargans towards Buchs.
No. 11211 swings round the tight curves at the foot of the Wassen spiral, on its way south to Locarno.
11111 leads a Zurich - Locarno hauled service up the Gotthard route towards Wassen.
BLS Re 4/4 locomotives No. 168 & 177 haul a freight trains up the Gotthard route, seen heading south from Wassen.