The Santa Train is arriving a few minutes ahead of schedule and will make a gift-tossing stop in this small SW Virginia community.
The CSX Santa Train picks up speed after having stopped to let Santa and helpers distribute gifts.
The engineer of the annual CSX Santa Train gives the congregation of railfans at Pool Point a wave as the train enters the Breaks.
"Run, run, Rudolph, gotta get Santa to town!" With apologies to Chuck Berry--CSX's 2014 Santa Train sprints through Speers Ferry, VA on its annual 100-mile trek from Shelby, KY to Kingsp... (more)
Empties bound for Minorca hammer across the DW&P
The 72nd running of the CSX (Clinchfield) Santa Train parallels Highway 72 and the Clinch River as it rolls into Fort Blackmore on its yearly trek from Shelby, KY to Kingsport, TN.
The 72nd CSX Santa Train is but a few miles north of the next gift-tossing stop at St Paul and is running slightly ahead of the published schedule.
With the Clinch River in the background, the 72nd running of the Clinchfield Santa Train eases into Osbourne's Curve with SD40-3 No. 4047 leading the way. The train has already completed several g... (more)
Crossing the Russell Fork of the Big Sandy River, the 72nd running of the Clinchfield Santa Train arrives at its second stop of the morning in downtown Elkhorn City. The office car special is dest... (more)
A father and his two young sons get a unique perspective look at the passage of the 72nd CSX Santa Train.
The 72nd annual running the CSX Santa Train, crosses the Copper Creek Viaduct; which was constructed in 1907 by the Clinchfield Railroad.
Ore loads take the curve out of Fairlane for Proctor
9000 horses have 89 cars of train 643 rolling upgrade at track speed in a heavy snowfall. Working on a .70 percent grade, those 645 prime movers fill the valley with sound. This is on the former... (more)
With a full load of woodchips in tow, Blue Ridge Southern's T-31 job is nearing the end of its westbound trip to Canton on this beautiful fall afternoon.