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This westbound double stack on August 27, 2010 at Glacier, British Columbia will shortly kick over the top and start it decent of Rodgers Pass. Reportedly the first snow of the season is falling in the high country above the pass
This particular special has been my particular project, so it is very special to me personally.
The car is the Glacier View, train a CSLRA annual fall special, location the Alameda Corridor approximately MP 7, date November 11, 2009.
O-SEANWEZ-04 officers special (marketing train)eastbound on the seawall with a low tide heading for Canada with a SD-40-2 on point that must impress and Lake Superior-Stampede Pass-Mountain View-Marias Pass and the very nice dome theater car Glacier View.
Passenger car "Burlington Northern Santa Fe Glacier View" brings up the rear of the inbound Southwest Chief. Notice its westbound counterpart, the westbound/outbound Southwest Chief (lead by Amtrak 20), passing on the left.
I got this pic. of the conductor's side of BNSF SD60M #9297 up in Whitefish. This was one of several locomtives that BNSF painted in expirimental paint schemes early on. #9297 is especialy unique because BNSF put 1 expirimental paint scheme on the conductor's side & another version on the...
Eastbound Amtrak Empire Builder curves along one of the many scenic river curves in Feb. 2000 near Glacier National Park. Shot with 50MM lens, 200 speed film. East of Belton, Montana.
This was part of a 7-day around the country trip.
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