Photos riding the Rocky Mountaineer Goldleaf dome car service from Vancouver to Kamloops mid May 2003.

Passing through tunnels near Yale Fraser Canyon northbound on CP Rail tracks.

Entering tunnel seen in last photo at a distance

Exiting same tunnel engine about to enter 2nd tunnel ahead

Another tunnel, many of these were carved out by hand in 1880's in building the original CP Rail route.

Inside a tunnel view of river

In Fraser Canyon

Another view of river

Hells Gate Fraser Canyon

Photo crossing the CP Rail bridge at Cisco Crossing

Photos of the CN Rail bridge at Cisco Crossing of the Fraser River south of Lytton

photo 2

photo 3

Looking from to the rear dome cars

Thompson Canyon

Another view to Red leaf coaches

Changing from the CP to CN tracks CP train waiting for us, Coho Thompson Canyon near Ashcroft.

Just past this point CP tunnel top right of loco, entering the Black Canyon on CN

Crossing Thompson River

Old house along Thompson Canyon

Tunnel Thompson River

Thompson canyon on CNR

Another river view

Yet another view note steep hills with loose material

CP Rail train across the Thompson River

Nearing the dry hills of Kamloops

Our Locomotive for the trip, only one engine needed from Vancouver to Kamloops, limited hills.

Outside view of some of the 5 dome cars

Meals on the train in lower dinning room;

Breakfast menu



Lunch menu



Lunch chicken


Looks good

We stayed at very nice place the south Thompson Guest Ranch, here is some of what we had for dinner very good.


Another choice

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