The NW 1218 is pulling a circle trip from Roanoke to Balcony Falls on the C&O, down the James River to Lynchburg, and back to Roanoke over Blue Ridge.
The Valley Line between Front Royal and Roanoke, VA offers some of the most scenic vistas on the entire east coast. One of the best happens to be near Natural Bridge Station near Glasgow. Seen her... (more)
CSX 602 leads a coal drag north through Natural Bridge Station.
CSX 3132 with help from the Canadian National Railroad heads north out of Natural Bridge station
Crossing the James River
Local V90 crosses the James River as it heads north up the old N&W Shenandoah Valley line. The CSX James River Subdivision (former C&O) is directly below running along the north side of the river.