Reading & Northern engineer, Chris Bost, leans out for a view offering the classic pose at Nesquehoning along the former CNJ Valley Branch. R&N"s 4-6-2 Pacific is the sole power for this Fal... (more)
Steamscape: COLORado. D&RGW Locomotive #315 emerges from the "blazing" aspen forest at Coxo, Colorado, just prior to crossing Highway 17 for the 3rd time on the run to Cumbres P... (more)
There's gold in them there hills! The hills of the Chama Valley are ablaze with aspen gold as a short stock train slowly claws its way up the 4% grade toward Cumbres Pass. On level groun... (more)
Speed Limit 15? Hardly! R&N No. 425 charges through Nesquehoning at speed during a Fall Foliage exursion. A zoom-pan captured at shutter speed of 1/6th of a second.
Reading & Northern's 4-6-2 No. 425 leads a Fall foliage special through East Mahanoy Junction, single handedly, bound for Jim Thorpe, PA. This is steam railroading as it was meant to be!
Reading & Northern's No.425 Pacific, former Gulf, Mobile & Ohio, charges north out of railroad's Port Clinton yard sporting a darker blue livery and logo for 2016. The Fall foliage special is bou... (more)
Weed city....no weeds now! D&RGW Locomotive #315 chugs slowly toward the 28-car siding located just south of Lobato Trestle on the run to Cumbres Pass. Back in 1970, this site was used a... (more)
Passing Jukes' Tree. D&RGW Locomotive #315 sets off out of Chama, NM with 4 stock cars and a caboose for Cumbres Pass, seen here passing the more than 100 year-old tree named for early 20t... (more)
Number 19 storms through Rock Cut headed eastbound towards McEwen.
Sometimes the last minute changes end up being the best shots. I had originally planned for a different angle at this locatio... (more)
"Just a little more...keep 'er comin'!" Engineman Fred Mattison guides Great Western #90 into its stall by lining up the stack with the smoke vents after a long hot day on the Road to Pa... (more)
Located in the appropriately named 'Locomotive Park' in downtown Kingman, ATSF 3759 spends another lonely night in the desert/canyon town as the park's sprinkler system comes to life - making phot... (more)
A pair of 2-8-2s, including C&TS No. 488 and Rio Grande Southern-painted No. 455 tackle Cumbers Pass with a fall excursion train for Antonito, Colo.
2-6-0 Everett Railroad 11 heads to Kladder across the Frankstown Branch bridge with a Sunday pumpkin patch excursion.
The No. 425 is a lean machine, loves to run and makes sure everyone knows it. Here it is blasting through Nesquehoning PA's Industrial Complex one recent October day.
On the pass at Lizard Head.... The long-extinct Rio Grande Southern railroad ran from Durango to Ridgway, Colorado, a distance of about 162 rail miles. Like the D&RGW Line between Chama a... (more)