RailPictures.Net Photo: SKTX 242 Ansco Ski Train EMD F40PH at Winter Park, Colorado by Charles Freericks
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» Winter Park, Colorado, USA (more..)
» December 28, 2003
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As we pulled into Winter Park the conductor announced that it was 3 degrees with 80 MPH winds. Still, the trian was crowded, having gained popularity under Ansco Investments. The three F40PHs are former Amtrak units. The coaches are ex Canadian National 1968-vintage Hawker-Siddeley Tempo cars (along with a couple Budd streamliners). Able to carry 750 passengers, it has the largest capacity of any scheduled passenger train in the U.S.
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The Winter Park Ski Train has taken generations of Denverites to the slopes. Started by the Rio Grande and now operated by Amtrak, it's the best way to get there.
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