HG 3/4 #9 hauling a passenger train over the Furka pass has just attacked the rack section a few hundred meters ago.
A passenger train from Realp is raring at the Tiefenbach station. On the platform, a few passengers are waiting for the train. A Peter Minder / Markus Fischer charter.
A passenger train is making a short stop at the Tiefenbach station to drop some passengers and to take water for the long and steep climb to the Furka summit.
RegioExpress train running between Basel and Freiburg.
The rail inspection train from the DB is not a train that you can see everyday. I was lucky enough to have it in front of my camera near the station of Haltingen. The old line between Between Frei... (more)
Anno 1920 ? No, this picture has been taken a few weeks ago thanks to Peter Minder and Markus Fischer who organized these superbe charters in the Swiss Alps.
At this point starts the rack section near Realp. From now on, the train will climb with a steep grade up to the Furka pass.
An EuroCity from Milano Centrale to Zurich has just passed the station of Wassen on the Gotthard north ramp and is about to enter the lowest helicoidal tunnel.