The third of three Altoona to Gallitzin round-trips exits the tunnel on Main 2 and prepares to use the run-around track between UN and AR to head back for Altoona.
Railfans, with shutters snapping and video cameras rolling, film the first run of Amtrak 975 at Portage St in Gallitzin.
Pulling hard to get her train out of the hole off the loop track at AR, PRR 5711 smokes it up to approval of many railfans lined up to capture the moment.
PRR E8's on the last trip of Railfest weekend just pulling onto the Loop track at UN headed for AR and #1 track to head back down the hill then off to Harrisburg.
With eager railfans waiting on the bridge for the arrival of Amtrak special 975, 20G does an air brake test before sliding into the Gallitzin Tunnel on a beautiful July morning.
Juniata Terminal's Pennsylvania E8's Railfest Special heads out of the tunnel at Gallitzen on one of the excursion runs.
Pennsylvnia E 8 pass through the Galitzen Tunnel.
After rounding the loop track at AR, the Railfest excursion decends the slide on the return to Altoona.
NS 9463 clears the west portal of Galitzin Tunnel on track 3.
NS 21M travelling reverse main due to MOW equipment using the WB main to get to the loop.
A quartet of helpers pass a stopped NS 536 and past former Pennsy tower at CP AR which now silently watches the action.
The helpers on the eastbound coal drag are about to enter the Allegheny Tunnel as they start to make their way down the east slope.
The setting sun lights up the flanks of 24Z as it approaches Galitzin Tunnel.
21G leaves the tunnels under Gallitzin and is pulling hard to get its train over the grade. Before the head end exited the tunnel smoke was billowing out.