Join Pentrex for a fast-paced ride back to the Last Frontier with the excitement of classic diesels, a wide array of passenger and freight trains, and fantastic scenery as you explore the Alaska Railroad of 1984!
Climb into the cab of an F7-A for the trip from Anchorage to Fairbanks. Then drive your automobile onto the Whittier Shuttle to experience an auto/train ride like no other. Enjoy special passenger trains such as the State Fair Special, a cruise ship train, and passenger service to Denali Park. Freight action is also featured, including the gravel trains that work furiously during the summer months and railcars being unloaded from barges traveling up from the "lower 48." F-units were still in action on the Alaska Railroad of 1984. You"ll see them as well as hard working GP40s, GP7s, and GP35s in their dramatic ARR paint schemes. Here"s your chance to relive an important time in the life of a unique rail operation on the Alaska Railroad!
DVD Special Feature:
Chapter Menu provides instant access to program segments.
1 Hour 30 Minutes
In Color with Hi-Fi Audio and Narration
3 Cedar Drive
Montague, NJ 07827
Info: (973) 293-7788
Order: (800) 511-4140