Join us as we discover America one rail line at a time.
RailTrek Media is dedicated to bringing you, the rail enthusiast, videos and other media exploring America's rail network! We explore the trains, mainlines they traverse, and the communities and geography travelled upon.
”Santa Fe all the way!” A phrase that was once again brought back to life in May 2012 when the AT&SF 3751 steamed the Grand Canyon Limited from Los Angeles Union Station to the south rim of the Grand Canyon. RailTrek Media presents the Grand Canyon Limited’s eastward trip from the LA area to the Grand Canyon Village over the course of three days! Santa Fe 3751, Double-header steam, desert railroading, and breath-taking scenery, this is one adventure you do not want to miss!
We've braved the dark of night, howling snowstorms and sub-zero conditions to bring you the story of Northshore Mining Railroad: The Little Giant! Formed out of the original Reserve Mining Railroad, this is the little railroad that could, did, and does in a big way! Explore the operations of this railroad with a look at the facilities in Silver Bay, rotary dumping activities, and endless parade of EMD power!
Prepare yourself for a black and white story told in vintage color! This is the perfect, comprehensive introduction of the entire NS Heritage Fleet. Covering the events of the NS Family Portrait held at the North Carolina Transportation Museum in 2012, we introduce each heritage unit including its history, and maps of current trackage
Grab your sunscreen and water as we head out for a journey “Into the Desert!”. This action packed journey begins at Fullerton on the San Bernardino Subdivision and continues through Cajon Pass, Barstow and into the Mojave Desert to Cadiz. You will see many popular hotspots on the BNSF San Bernardino, Cajon, and Needles subdivisions. This journey showcases the drastic geographical change for trains leaving the Los Angeles area.
Thousands have wondered how a steam locomotive would look rounding the Horseshoe Curve…Norfolk Southern and the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society granted our wish in 2012!
A comprehensive journey up Norfolk Southern's East Slope in the Fall seasons of 2007 and 2010!
This is a perfect compilation of footage as you will see old SD40-2 helpers along with the new SD40E's, intermodal, freight, coal, and other various types of trains. In a little over 2 hours runtime, you will see 73 trains and 18 helper movements from Altoona to Cresson!