During my adventure in the Canadian Rockies, I hoped to duplicate David Brook's fine photo at the Lake Louise station. (Photo #127016). Unfortunately the trees in front of the station sign have ... (more)
The Royal Canadian Pacific pops out of the Upper Spiral Tunnel on Kicking Horse Pass.
The DPU brings up the rear of a westbound grain train as it descends Kicking Horse Pass between the Upper and Lower Spiral Tunnels.
Completing the crew change at the Field Station.
The CP business train pulls past the east end of the yard at Field.
On a foggy morning, a westbound grain train completes its descent of Kicking Horse Pass and approaches the station in Field for a crew change.
A westbound climbs through a cut on the North Track, just west of Lake Louise.
On a foggy morning, a westbound double stack train passes over itself as it exits the Upper Spiral Tunnel.
A westbound grain train enters the single track at Stephens.
An eastbound waits on the South Track at the Lake Louise Station as the Rocky Mountaineer heads west on the North Track.
The last rays of light illuminate an eastbound potash train as it passes the signals at Field, completing a successful descent down Kicking Horse Pass.
During the Canadian winter, snow brooms are some of the most imporant tools used on Kicking Horse Pass. A pair of eastbound freights blur into the background in front of a valuable but unheralded... (more)
A closeup of the special Vancouver 2010 markings worn on CP 8864.
A crew member polishes the brass railing on the "Mount Stephens" as it heads west from the Upper Spiral Tunnel.