On our first day when the weather was poor we saw 3 SBB locos in the old green livery, but no sign of them on brighter days! 11330 leads a Re 6/6 on a northbound intermodal at Heimigen 28/4/15.
11646 + 11351 haul northbound Holcim hoppers at Gurtnellen 28/4/15.
11153 hauls IR2316 07.10 Chiasso-Basel near Silenen 29/4/15.
11126 approaches Silenen with EC153 08.47 Luzern-Milano 29/4/15. This train was just load 4 each time we saw it.
11280 + 11673 haul a southbound intermodal at Silenen 29/4/15. The Re 4/4 banker is just visible.
A pair of DB locos lead by 185126 haul a southbound train of trailers past Silenen 29/4/15.
11200 passes Silenen with IR2418 the 08.47 Locarno-Zurich 29/4/15.
11340 + 11666 climb towards Silenen with a southbound freight 29/4/15.
11619 leads an orange Re 4/4 on Holcim hoppers at Silenen 29/4/15.
11152 passes Silenen with IR2417 the 10.09 Zurich-Locarno 29/4/15.
BLS brownies 176 + 164 haul the daily scrap metal train 49005 southbound at Silenen 29/4/15.
A trio of Re 4/4s lead by 11287 head a southbound freight at Silenen 29/4/15.
This location at Almen is accessed via a walkway across the viaduct beneath the track. Most of the freights were going in the wrong direction while we were here; 11331 is seen banking a southbound intermodal 29/4/15.
185118 leads a classmate over Almen viaduct with a northbound mixed freight 29/4/15.
Train IR2324 the 11.47 Locarno-Basel passes Almen behind 11159 29/4/15.
My favourite location on the Gotthard route - 11146 passes Dangel with IR2425 the 14.09 Zurich-Locarno 29/4/15.
The hourly IC trains are worked by class 500 tiling EMUs. 500042 passes Dangel forming IC675 13.04 Basel-Lugano 29/4/15.
A trio of Re 4/4s lead by 11175 climb past Dangel with a southbound freight, passing a northbound IC 29/4/15.
A pair of Crossrail 185s head north on the top level at Wassen 30/4/15.
11126 heads south above Wassen with IR2313 the 07.04 Basel-Locarno 30/4/15.
11335 + 620069 haul a northbound intermodal above Wassen 30/4/15.
Two minutes later the same train appears on the middle level now heading south.
185133 + 185135 approach Wassen on the top level 30/4/15.
2 freight trains cross on Wassen viaduct 30/4/15.
BLS pair 485004 + 485001 haul a southbound container train above Wassen 30/4/15.
Most of the IR passenger trains are booked for Re 4/4 but there are a few booked for Re 460 and the diagrams are remarkably solid. 460045 was a regular performer during our stay and is seen above Wassen with IR2418 the 08.47 Locarno-Zurich 30/4/15.
On the middle level at Wassen a pair of 500 sets head uphill as a single set comes downhill 30/4/15.
Re 6/6 11670 leads a Cargo liveried Re 4/4 on the top level at Wassen 30/4/15.