Rumbling across 2nd Nehalem. At a stately pace, Columbia River Belt Line Railway #7 rumbles across the 2nd Nehalem River Bridge about a quarter mile south of the little town of Mohler, Oreg... (more)
At home in the woods of Oregon. One hundred and ten years after she was built, Columbia Belt Line Railway #7, "Skookum" is back at home in the woods of Oregon looking as good as t... (more)
Waking up sleepy Garibaldi. After sitting for six decades as a pile of rusty parts, Columbia River Belt Line Railway #7 "Skookum" lets the residents of the Oregon Port of Garibald... (more)
Skookum visits "Hawaii". Columbia River Belt Line Railway #7, "Skookum" sets a leisurely pace as she hauls her empty log bunks through Wheeler Heights, just outside the ... (more)
Into the hole at Wheeler. Clearing the line for an SP Freight, Columbia River Belt Line Railway #7 "Skookum" hauls her string of empty log bunks into the hole at Wheeler. The Sko... (more)
Entering the Nehalem River Canyon. Columbia River Belt Line Railway #7, "Skookum" hauls a string of empty log bunks back up into the Nehalem River Canyon en route to a logging ope... (more)
Columbia River Belt Line Railway #7 "Skookum" After years of restoration efforts, Columbia River Belt Line Railway #7, the "Skookum" was finally able to perform for a Trains Magazine photo ... (more)
Meet me in Wheeler. A gentleman in his Model T Ford pauses at a grade crossing in downtown Wheeler, OR, as Polson Logging Co. #2 passes by, in the process of doing some local switching.
Sunset on the Oregon Coast Scenic. McCloud River Railroad #25 pauses on the shoreline just north of Garibaldi, Oregon, as the sun sets over the waters of Tillamook Bay.
Sunset at Stasek Slough. Polson Logging Co. #2 runs into the setting sun, as she hauls a string of empty log bunks across the wooden trestle at Stasek Slough.
The folks who make the photos possible. A photo album depicting the pretty scenes along the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad would not be complete without a portrait of the folks who made the 2... (more)
Passing the Three Graces. Running just a mile or so north of Garibaldi, Oregon, Polson Logging Company #2 leads a double-header freight past the rocky shoreline where tourists typically pau... (more)
Beautiful Garibaldi. Here's a dark-side view of our sunset double-header freight running along the coastline in the beautiful resort town of Garibaldi, Oregon. Visible in the distance on t... (more)
Passing Smith Lake. An empty log train, with Polson Logging Co. #2 on point, transits the causeway along Smith Lake, in the town of Barview, Oregon. The train is traveling north along the... (more)
Now arriving at Wheeler. Polson Logging Co. #2 blows for the grade crossing just behind me, as she passes through the passenger station in the coastal resort town of Wheeler, Oregon. Unfor... (more)