Originally Posted by xflyer
Be sure and stop at Glen Canyon Dam. It's unusual to see a coal powered generating plant so close to the hydro electric plant. Look real close at the railroad track and see if you see something different. And keep your gasser topped off.
That track carries the coal trains to the coal fired power plant near Page.
That is an electric rail road with overhead High voltage lines. It is the only HIGH voltage RR in the U.S.. Locomotives built by G. E. Other electric rail roads use lower voltage than 50K.