Alberta Prairie Railway #41 approaches Township Road 360 with the morning Canada 150 Special Excursion to Big Valley.
Alberta Railway Museum's CN 1392 and Alberta Prairie Railway #41 head through the siding at Big Valley in preparation for the northbound trip from Big Valley to Stettler.
Alberta Prairie Railway's Baldwin 2-8-0 #41 and Alberta Railway Museum's MLW 4-6-0 #1392 lead the morning Canada 150 Special Excursion into the station at Big Valley.
As part of the Canada 150 celebrations Alberta Prairie Steam Tours is running double headed steam hauled trains with it's own 1920 Baldwin Consolidation 2-8-0 #41 and Alberta Railway Museum's MLW ... (more)
While I have Alberta on my mind, good time to revisit the 6060. I managed to catch the last trips it made under steam, not just for 2011 but "to date". Info has been scarce on its curr... (more)
The Alberta Prairie Railroad train from Stettler arrives at Big Valley behind Ex CN GMD-1m 1118
Ex CN GMD-1m 1118 sits at the station in Big Valley having just arrived with the Alberta Prairie Railway tourist train from Stettler.
The morning tourist train roll up to the restored Big Valley station
6060 heads back north to Stettler in the late evening sun. The following day would see their final run for 2011 and it turned out to be their last run for some time. As of Nov 2014, it is down f... (more)
Dinner Train heading back to Stettler. Diesel was added "for show".
6060 is towing the Geep headed back to Stettler.
"The Spirit Of Alberta" heads north to Stettler. Late evening runs offer the best light on this train.
"The Spirit Of Alberta" heads north to Stettler.