Furka pass cogwheel steam railway

September 2009

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A steam train is still in use on the Furka pass, to ride from Realp in canton Uri to Gletsch in canton Valais. We did the pass by motor bike, so we do not have pictures of the spectacular passages over viaducts and bridges.

At the station in Gletsch

Detail of the steam engine

Loading water

Starting to move

A biker

Station in Gletsch