2011 Santa Train with the Union Baptist church. Nikon D80, Nikon 12-24 f/4
The 2011 Santa Train sitting at the CSX/NS connection at St. Paul, with a fresh SD40-3 leading this year. Nikon D300, Nikon 12-24 f/4
The 69th annual CSX (Clinchfield) Santa Train pauses next to the iconic Union Baptist Church in Dante.
Santa's reindeer is on its way!
Santa makes the day of thousands of eager children along the route of the Santa Train. He is seen here throwing toys and snacks to the children of Dante, VA.
The CSX Santa Train rolls into town with some early Christmas cheer for area children in Dante,Va.
The 2011 CSX Santa Train rounds Osborne's Curve.
The CSX Santa Train prepares to make its last stop on the Western side of The Clinch Mountains at Ft.Blackmore.The next stop on the route will be just after it exits the mile long tunnel through t... (more)
A few of the thousands of rail fans lining the route wait in anticipation, as the 2011 CSX Santa Train approaches their viewing spot near St. Paul, Va.
My Daughter greets the CSX Santa Train as it rides through Osborne's Curve near Dungannon,Va.
The Santa Train rolls through Boody on its way to St. Paul. Nikon D300, Nikon 24-70 f/2.8
The Santa Train comes to a stop at the Union Baptist Church, in Dante Virginia. Nikon D80, Nikon 12-24 f/4
Nearing the end of its journey the Santa train leans into a curve preparing for a stop at Waycross. Nikon D300, Nikon 24-70 f/2.8
The Santa Train preparing to stop at Dante. Nikon D300, Nikon 70-200 f/2.8 VR
The 69th annual run of the CSX Santa Train comes to a stop greeted by a welcoming crowd of young and old in Fort Blackmore. Nikon D300, Nikon 12-24 f/4