VIA Rail no. 6411 stands in a siding at Jasper with the stock of the No.5 service to Prince Rupert. The train was being serviced in between trips on this cloudy morning. The loco wears special Ope... (more)
VIA 6425 with train nr. 5 just minutes before starting its 721 miles/1160 kilometers from Jasper to Prince George and Prince Rupert.
The westbound Skeena.
The train is the The Skeena on the Fraser River Bridge at Prince George, BC. It's a big train in the summer. The river coming in from the left is the Nechako and from the right and to the below ... (more)
The Skeena is getting ready to head west for Prince Rupert
It's like a sleepover, for trains. Handheld with my favorite camera =)
View inside the Skyline car of the Skeena, heading west somewhere around mile 15
The spiderman unit sits on the skeena in the dead of a cold, cold night
The Skeena sits outside Jasper Station, ready to load. The unit on the point is the promotional unit for Spiderman 2, covering most of the carbody
On New Year's Day some local boys organize a hockey game, and an ice fisherman on the far side of the lake stoops over the hole as the "Skeena" heads west.
The leaves and the tourists have almost all gone, and so has most of the VIA car assignment on the "Skeena". The "Skyline" car has temporally replaced the "Park" car. The Skyline is however, pref... (more)
The Super Continental departs Toronto.
Getting ready for the afternoon run to Prince Rupert