Take a cab-car ride over Metra’s Fox Lake line from Libertyville into Chicago Union Station over the former Milwaukee Road Fox Lake line. Pass several opposing trains along the way, as well as several active interlocking towers. Ride one of the nation’s busiest commuter lines – from the engineer’s seat! Enjoy listening to interesting commentary from the crew as they describe interesting railroading details and history along the way. Ride the Metra! This is a cab ride video you won’t soon forget: Meet other trains, pass by 4 active interlocking towers, see several junctions, and more!
Minimal narration, commentary from the crew. Your view is entirely straight ahead – looking down the tracks – an engineers viewpoint. Chapter Menu provides instant access to program segments.