Dunsmuir Shasta Daylight
The "Silver Solarium" brings up the rear of the Dunsmuir Shasta
Daylight with Castle Crags in the background.
A special train carrying passengers to Dunsmuirs Railroad Days
operated on the weekend of June 10-12 2011 from the Bay Area. The train
consisted of the following private cars. The Tioga Pass, Silver
Splendor, Silver Lariat and the Silver Solarium. The train made a run
from Dunsmuir to Black Butte on Sunday evening where the train was
turned for its return trip to the Bay Area.
1. The "Silver Solarium" brings up the rear of the Dunsmuir Shasta
Daylight with Castle crags in the background (Sample Above)
2. A single Amtrak
unit hauls the train up the steep grade out of the Sacramento River
3. "Silver Splendor"
4. "Silver Lariat"
5. "Silver Solarium"
6. The train is
leaving the Sacramento river Canyon
7. The train is
passing over a retaining wall put up in 1940
8. Amtrak 190 leads
the train over Castle Creek on Sunday morning
9. The "Silver
10. The "Silver
11. The "Silver
Solarium" with Castle Crags in the background
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