A Valley Railroad North Pole Express passes through Chester, CT with a full train load of families begining the holiday season in rail-style. Canon EOS 50D, Sigma 15mm f/2.8 EX Fisheye, three fla... (more)
Both of the preserved Lawley locomotives in the care of the Sandstone Heritage Trust double head a train into Hoekfontein. These locomotives are over 100 years old and spent much of their working... (more)
4449 climbs the side of the bluff over the Columbia Gorge to gain access to the Descutes River Canyon.
Southern 630 enters a S curve south of Rockwood with a NS 21st Century Steam excursion. Steam returned to the CNO&TP with a Chattanooga to Harriman, TN round trip.
At daybreak, run heading north along N Chipman Rd. Light fog breaking up as the sun burns it off.
Pete Lerro Charter 2012. This was the second run-bye at my favorite point of the C&TS. This time with a little more smoke. The grade here actually exceeds 4% for very short sections..... Quite a... (more)
Early morning as Sir Cecil A Cochrane raises steam in Marley Hill shed
Coxo: The view from Kodak Rock. A stubby monolith located just below Windy Point has come to be known among rail enthusiasts as "Kodak Rock", because it provides a commanding view of the na... (more)
As in the days of regular steam operations, two class 19Ds work a mixed goods and passenger train up the southbound climb of this spectacular pass. The train is banked by No 3324. The banker was... (more)
Reefsteamers preserved Class 25NC storms through Slabberts Station in the first rays of the sun.
Climbing out of Los Pinos. Rio Grande Locomotive 488 belches out a sooty black plume as she digs her heels in for the steep climb out of the Los Pinos Valley. The freight seen here is pas... (more)
The east end of the DRGW Cumbres Pass line, now the Cumbres and Toltec, is at its scenic best in the early morning and late afternoon. Not long after sunrise the road engine and helper are both v... (more)
Northbound at South Junction