PHOTO: Devil's Nose Train ZigZag Tracks, Alausi, Ecuador

PHOTO: Zigzag Tracks Are the Only Way Nariz del Diablo (Devil’s Nose) Train Can Handle the Steep Andean Grades Near Alausi, Ecuador

Zigzag tracks are the only way the Nariz del Diablo train can make the steep grade
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2 Comments on “PHOTO: Zigzag Tracks Are the Only Way Nariz del Diablo (Devil’s Nose) Train Can Handle the Steep Andean Grades Near Alausi, Ecuador

  1. It’s pretty much a feat of engineering to run anything along here – hope they don’t get too many landslides

    • Heather, there was evidence of landslides everywhere, which really gave me pause to think as we rumbled by very slowly!

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