The narrow (75cm) gauge "Old Patagonian Express" prepares to leave Esquel for Ingeniero Jacobacci and the broad guage connection to Buenos Aires. Over the years this line has achieved a modest lev... (more)
Train derailment in Esquel due to strong wind. We were the first to give assistance with forest wardens
Train derailment in Esquel due to strong wind
Train running between Nahuel Pan and Esquel.
Baldwin No 1, built in 1922, is pulling upwards from Esquel to Nahuel Pan with a charter for Trains Unlimited Tours. The steamtrain is known as "La Trochita" or "Old Patagonian Express", all roll... (more)
Patagonia is a world of wide open spaces with the snow capped Andes as a dramatic backdrop. The 76 cm gauge passenger train (with diner) is on the last leg of its tri-weekly journey to remote Esq... (more)
Combined power of a Baldwin and Henschel lift a mixed train through Patagonia. The Andes Mountains form the backdrop.
The regular train has just left Esquel, and is headed north to El Maiten and eventually the Ing. Jacobacci connection with the broad gauge to Buenos Aires.
The southbound passenger from El Maiten heads toward Esquel in the late afternoon.