A curious lash-up on the Rocky Mountaineer today. I wonder if there is a VIP section at the head end. And today's helper is CN 5511, an SD60F.
RMR 8014 and 8016 lead Rocky Mountaineer's Journey through the Clouds westbound on CN’s Ashcroft Sub.
Rocky Mountaineer canceled all of the "Yellowhead Route" trains between September 26th and October 4th. P610's equipment has been resting in Jasper ever since arriving on September 25th.
RMRX 8014 sits dead on Jasper's shop track. The unit had very high crankcase pressure and was spewing out thick grey and black smoke while on train P613 from Whistler. It will head to Kamloops in ... (more)
Just out of Lake Louise, the Rocky Mountaineer proceeds west up the hill to Stephen.
The Rocky Mountaineer pauses briefly in Blue River to let a tour group from Jasper off.
Cabshot of RMRX 8014.