Running a series of sold-out Fall Foliage trips, Hocking Valley #3 starts the second train of the day out of the Nelsonville depot with a bark. Huge crowds prompted the addition of another train ... (more)
Hocking Valley's lesser-known geep, the 701, throttles up with the day's passenger train leaving a cloud of smoke behind. This GP10 is a Paducah rebuild, and is in the colors from it's Amtrak serv... (more)
2nd run of the day finds several passengers getting ready to board the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway in picturesque Nelsonville OH. Great place to spend a day...
Originally built by EMD for Illinois Central in December 1957 as GP9 No. 9307.
The Santa Train prepares to depart the Nelsonville Depot with a beautiful blanket of snow.
The snow plow was built by Russell Car & Snow Plow Co. in May of 1946 for the New York Central System as No. 625. With only a dusting of snow on the ground, I don't think it will be used today.
This years Santa Train featured classic EMD power on both ends. Thanks Santa!
B&W suits this photo just fine. It makes it look as if this photo was taken in the 50's when this diesel unit was new.
An ex-C&O "Geep" in original colors awaits passengers for a Santa train. The unit is used on the Hocking Valley Scenic Railway in Ohio.
Locomotive 5833 at the Nelsonville Station
A Photo of the 4005 at Nelsonville Depot