One of the very few sets of SD40-2 pushers drifts downgrade while an NS container train slugs upgrade at the famous tunnels on the west slope.
An Amtrak train storms the summit and is about to head into the tunnel
NS SD40E pushers help control an intermodal train downgrade from the tunnel
The Railfest excursion heads out of the Gallitzin Tunnel on an extra run since they did not head to Pittsburgh as in years past.
21G starts its decent of the west slope on a beautiful afternoon.
Westbound "Gateway Tripper" is heading to Pittsburgh.
Helpers ahead lead an all EMD consist out of Galitzin Tunnel.
Pennsylvnia E 8 pass through the Galitzen Tunnel.
NS 9463 clears the west portal of Galitzin Tunnel on track 3.
An empty coal train exits Galitzen Tunnel into the setting sun.
Amtrak pops out of the tunnel with a dented nose. On the tunnel wall above the engine reads a plaque that states "Enlarged 1995, Length 3,600 feet".
13G heads through Gallitzin with head end helpers attached
A westbound labors through the now-closed bore.