Now underway to Winter Garden, the Cannonball is seen just out of Tavares.
Well, this is certainly something....a combined TE&G passenger train & FCEN ballast train, under steam power!!! With trackwork effectively shutting down the excursion trains for three months, it ... (more)
A cold, windy Sunday finds #2 chugging past a private crossing headed to Lake Jem.
One of two centercabs that will be used in addition to the 2-6-0 steam locomotive.
One of the popular views on the route to Lake Jem....the train may change its routing in the future.
This is a good time of year for the TE&G with trains running at capacity....to Ellsworth Junction, Lake Jem...even the North Pole!
You won't see plumes like this in the summer!! A serious cold snap plunged temps below freezing overnight, making for a serious "winter steam scene" as #2 plows uphill towards Lake Jem.
TE&G celebrated #2's 105'th anniversary in January 2012, it was built January 1907. It is seen here with FCEN employee Kevin Sweat showing off a classic ride in the form of a 1923 "T-Bucket".