RailPictures.Net Photo: SVRy 3 Sumpter Valley Railway Steam 2-Truck Heisler at McEwen, Oregon by Kevin Madore
 
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Sumpter Valley Railway (more..)
Steam 2-Truck Heisler (more..)
Near Hawley Siding (more..)
McEwen, Oregon, USA (more..)
October 13, 2013
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SVRy 3 (more..)
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Just another purty day in the Sumpter Valley. With a gray, morning overcast suddenly breaking up nicely, Eccles Lumber Company Heisler #3 makes a spirited charge past one of the many ponds along the Sumpter Valley Railway, just west of tiny McEwen.

I've been to this location a number of times now, and I can honestly say that it never gets old. Depending upon the weather conditions and the time of year, you could come here a dozen times and never get the same shot. On this particular morning, the breaking overcast left a crown of puffy clouds on the mighty Elkhorn Range to the north, not to mention, a dusting of snow up near the summits. Down in the valley, there was nice, warm sunshine and a little bit of fall color. Add in a narrow gauge Heisler trailing a pretty steam plume and a nifty pond reflection and I'm not sure what else we could have wished for!

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