This is one of the most spectacular railroads that I have ever seen. It climbs the Andes Precordillera up to 2850 meters / 9350 ft. It is a meter gauge line, similar to most other Chilean lines. I... (more)
Through the Rockies, not around them. Amtrak carries on where D&RGW left off. This shot was inspired by Photo ID: 175167 and is well worth the hike along the side of the mountain. Between trains t... (more)
CP freight rolls east through Morant's Curve and all it's glory.
Westbound through the rockies when the D&RGW still had a presence.
Wings over Tehachapi