The main brigdes of the Central Andean Railway are nicely signposted. This is mostly useful for the monthly tourist trains.
FCCA 1026 climbing the Andes is about to cross the massive Carrion Bridge
Waiting for a meet in the siding
John Lopez aka "Yoyo" at work
Passing the Viso bridges, heading for the high mountains in the Andes Range
Descending from the summit, FCCA 1026 passes the former Meiggs siding, entering the shadow of the surrounding mountains.
Toward the East Portal of the Summit Tunnel at 4782 meters asl (15686 ft)
Chief Engineer John Lopez, nicknamed "Yoyo" is at the helm of FCCA 1026 that is about to exit the Tunnel #3, formerly called La Esperanza Tunnel. It is located between San Bartolome and Puente Car... (more)