With just about every inch of space at ground level taken, I decided to scramble to the top of Copper Creek for a shot I've always wanted. Crawling in at 2mph, the 80th CSX Santa Train gleams in t... (more)
The 2018 Clinchfield Santa Train crosses the Copper Creek Bridge.
A CSX light engine move consisting of three CSX AC4400CWs (CSXT 443, 89 and 16) heads west over Norfolk Southern at Clinchport, Virginia.
A loaded coal train for Brice soars over Copper Creek Trestle in golden evening light.
A pair of YN2 CSX AC44s lead U090 West as they cross over the Clinch River near Clinchport.
Southbound M693 crosses US 23 and the NS Appalachia District at Speers Ferry, VA.
NS U41 passes through the famed Natural Tunnel in southwestern Virginia on Norfolk Southern's (former Southern) Appalachia District.
For a short while on Santa Train Saturday, Clinchport, Virginia may have been the most congested airspace in the United States. Screeching in at the last moment, I went high on the opposite hills... (more)
The 80th anniversary of the CSX Santa Train glides south across the Copper Creek Trestle in Clinchport, VA., running as P001-19
A flared SD70MAC leads a short Q693 over Copper Creek headed south along the former Clinchfield.
B627-16 crossing Copper Creek with a CN leader, as spring starts to finally come around.
Southbound CSX K429 crosses the Cooper Creek bridge with a CN Gevo in the lead as the last of the morning fog burns off in the Clinch River Valley
A rather clean Mac rebuild leads loaded rail train W015-12 across the world famous Copper Creek Trestle along the Clinchfield. The train consisted of 40 loaded rail cars all of the Chessie System ... (more)
A very late Q692-15 heads north over the Copper Creek viaduct as the fall colors begin to show.
The DPU on Q692 flies across Copper Creek on the former Clinchfield.