Until the end of 2012, two or three sand freights circulated daily between Arija and Bilbao. Since 2013, Renfe took over the management of Feve and the circulations were reduced to a daily train. ... (more)
Freight of sand to Balmaseda ready to depart at Arija station.
Freight of sand from Arija at Pedrosa station.
Last month I got a photograph of this train in this same place but the day was really cloudy and dark. Today I´ve been lucky and the sun's rays illuminate the whole train.
A freight of sand from Arija in Bercedo, near El Cabrio Pass.