Admittedly, a baretable train doesn't make for the most picturesque of sights while rounding the Tehachapi Loop, but you gotta take what you can get.
A bug's view of 4501 as she pulls onto the turntable at Summerville.
Rock Island 1274's maroon dip paint job is fading away showing the as-delivered paint job.
A trio of maroon E8's and other units gather at Silvis.
Alco RS2 rebuilt with a new prime mover from EMD and reclassified as an RS2m by the Rock Island.
4501 rounds a curve on the spindly bolted rail of the C&C as some fall foliage is apparent.
4501 pops out of a tree tunnel and into the sun.
Rock Island E8A 661 sits near the throat of LaSalle Street Station with bilevels commuter cars that will eventually go to Joliet.
4501 approaches the crossing, whistle whaling, at the most famous location on the C&C.
The most famous location on the C&C, Mr. Soule did not show up with his car, none the less 4501 makes a grand enough show on her own!
Seaboard round-end tail car #6604 brings up the rear of 4501's train past the beautifully restored depot in Chickamauga, GA
4501 pulls her train past an abandoned building in LaFayette.
4501 pulls her train through LaFayette as other railfans get their photos and videos.
Who needs a drone? Battlefield Parkway provides a birds eye view of 4501 as she starts to skirt Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park.
Steam train in the rain...