This Alerce Consist arrived from Belgrano norte line (Buenos Aires). Here it is being tested in a trip to Salta City before enter in service.
Guemes locomotive shops, the most important in the North-west Argentina. In the background is the Route 34, going to Jujuy and Bolivia.
This is what a friend wrote about riding this train back in 1972, "Number 1121/22 runs once a week, and we soon discovered why: it’s a trip that overwhelms man and machine alike. In the fir... (more)
Photo taken with permisssion from the Company.
Train to the Clouds in El Alisal station where it is the first zig zag branch C-14
Over the C14 branch ( FC Gral Belgrano Line) several workers check the tracks before train running. Here inside the motorcar going down to the loop @ 30mph
Over the C14 branch ( FC Gral Belgrano Line) several workers check the tracks before train running. Here catched before crossing the bridge located in the first loop
#9724 with the famous train "tren a las nubes" climbing to the Viaduct "La Polvorilla" at 4224 msnm / 12672 ft above sea level.