The sun was shining at the Apache Railway Shops and it was time to shoot some ALCOS! Apache 98 and 81 are building the outbound train for the BNSF at Holbrook, while other units sit around the pro... (more)
It was a great morning to take the aircraft up. APA 98, 81 and 99 are looking good as they hustle east out of Snowflake with tonnage for the BNSF in Holbrook. A couple railfans, including yours tr... (more)
After dropping off cars at the Pig Farm and the storage tracks on the branch line, the Apache heads for home with a classic C420 leading the way.
On a gorgeous morning in Snowflake, the Apache Railway prepares its outbound train for the BNSF in Holbrook. Can't go wrong with Alcos!
98, 81 + 99 approach Snowflake after interchanging with BNSF at Holbrook, 31 Oct 2019
Late on a beautiful October afternoon, four Apache Railway C420 and C424 ALCOs have almost completed their return trip to Holbrook as they approach their home base near Snowflake.
Late on a perfect October afternoon, a quartet of Apache railway ALCOs have just one more gradient to conquer as they head back to their base near Snowflake with an 88 car train.
Shortly after leaving their home base near Snowflake, a quartet of Apache Railway ALCOs coasts downgrade with an assortment of cars - destination Holbrook to the north.
Apache RS11 904 in moving around the yard. This Is an ex SP unit. At this time all of The Apache units were painted Red White and Blue
In the last year its major customer was in business, a lengthy 95 car Holbrook turn is headed for the BNSF interchange in Holbrook. Included in the train is the last empty coal train the Apache w... (more)
The Apache is on the home stretch to Snowflake now.
Climbing at Snowflake Junction on the way to Holbrook, AZ.
Lead unit is ex-L&N #1305.
Alcos on the high desert
Apache Railway’s road train switches the yard at Snowflake, Arizona, before heading to the BNSF interchange at Holbrook on March 7, 2005. Alco C420 No. 81 was originally Louisville and Nashville N... (more)