WELCOME TO THE FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ) SECTION OF THE SITE. PLEASE READ THE MOOSE SIGNS FIRST - THEY ARE MOST CRITICAL!!

            



Q: Where is this?
A: Horseshoe Curve is located just outside of Altoona, PA (United States)

Q: When is the next train coming?
A: "She'll be coming around the mountain when she comes"

Q: What Milepost is Horseshoe Curve at?
A: PT 242. 

Q: Are any Heritage Units Coming?
Check the chat. If no one is posting it, please see https://heritageunits.com

Q: Has Amtrak passed yet?
A: More than likely. It passes twice a day. For the exact time, please use the rewind feature on YouTube or you can track Amtrak at https://www.amtrak.com/track-your-train.html

Q: How many tracks are there?
A: 3 that pass through. Conrail took out the 4th track in 1981. The fourth track was removed due to increased efficiencies in moving trains over the mountains. 

Q: Why is this in my YouTube suggestions?
A: We don't know. You will need to contact YouTube customer support to get their algorithm. Chat will not be able to answer this question for you. 

Q: What is that little building?
A: It is an old watchman's shanty

Q: Where is engine / symbol # _____?
A. Most of us use available online sources just like everyone else. We don't know 99% of the time.