This week’s photo comes from Grant Eastman. The Southern Alberta Rail (SAR) is a protolanced, heavy hauling Canadian line connecting Lethbridge, Alberta to Crowsnest. Grant is currently rebuilding the layout to make use of Code 55 tack and semiscale metal wheelsets while still concentrating on reliable operation of long trains on heavy grades. We hope to be able to bring you more updates as the SAR is reborn, but in the meantime, enjoy the scenic view below.

Click the image below to bring up the full size version, it’s worth it!