The Coastal Classic pops into view as it nears Portage on its run north from Seward to Anchorage. The tracks diverged away from any road system some 33 miles ago in Moose Pass, and this is the fi... (more)
Learn more at Alaska Railfanning! ARR 4319 leads the Coastal Classic northbound over the Twentymile ... (more)
The Aurora Winter Train breezes north under the Old Glenn Highway overpass. With the days getting longer, it's easier to catch this train in the Anchorage-area on its departure out of town on Sat... (more)
A Thanksgiving surprise from the Alaska Railroad. it was expected that there would not be any road trains operating on Thanksgiving day, however high winds in Whittier delayed barge unloading resu... (more)
The Denali Star departs Denali Park for points south arrival in Anchorage a scant 250 miles south will be around 8 PM local time.
Looking ahead from the front row in the upper level on a former NP dome car affords a "only in Alaska" scene as the southbound Coastal Classic leans into a gentle curve just north of... (more)
The annual Anchorage Convention and Visitors Bureau charter passenger train is seen passing through a snow squall just north of Portage, Alaska behind a single SD70MAC. The train left Anchorage ar... (more)
An Alaska Cruise Train has stopped at the junction with the Seward Subdivision and will continue North once the conductor lines the switch for the mainline. By the time the summer of 2011 comes ar... (more)
The northbound DEX (Denali Express) has departed the depot in Anchorage after making a quick crew swap. This dedicated train is run every Saturday and Monday in the summer serving Princess Cruise... (more)
The Northbound Denali Express rolls across Ship Creek in downtown Anchorage enroute to Denali and eventually Fairbanks. While it is operating this day with a HEP-equipped SD70MAC, this trai... (more)
The Seward-bound Coastal Classic Train runs along the waters of Upper Trail Lake near Moose Pass on a beautiful June morning as seen from the vestibule of a former Northern Pacific dome car... (more)
ARR 4319 leads a northbound cruise ship passenger extra as it rolls along next to the Seward Highway just outside of Girdwood, AK.
The northbound ARR Aurora Winter Train rolls northpassing the lead to the Birchwood Yard, only 20 miles into its 355 mile journey to Fairbanks.
Early Autumn colors trackside as the northbound Denali Star meets her southbound counterpart.