Meet me at Willaha. Our Lerro Productions steam charter holds the siding at Willaha (MP 37.7) to allow the Grand Canyon Railway's regularly daily passenger train, the Williams Flyer, to cha... (more)
Thunder in the canyon! The thunder of two, large Grand Canyon steamers echoes off the hills of Conconino Canyon as they haul a consist of 8 heavy Harriman Cars upgrade on the southbound run... (more)
The western Arizona sky glows bright as the sun dips behind the horizon as GCRY 4960 shoves its train back into the yard in preparation for tomorrow's train.
GCRY 4960 leads the first southbound steam train of the 2018 season out Quivero after picking up the cowboys for the final leg into Williams.
Golden glint. The setting sun begins "setting fire" to the Grand Canyon Railway's big Consolidation #29 and her consist of Harriman Commuter Cars as they charge past me at MP 45 o... (more)
Sunset runby on the high plains. After a very tiring day of photography under mostly dark and overcast skies, this 2017 Lerro Productions Charter train had pretty much called it a day and w... (more)
In the late afternoon sunlight, GCRY 4960 leads the southbound Williams Flyer across a small bridge just north of Willaha, AZ on February 17th, 2018.
After a long winter's nap, GCRY 4960 is back in action as it leads the northbound Williams Flyer out of Williams, AZ for the first time in 2018.
Clearing skies in Coconino Canyon. After a pretty dreary day in Coconino Canyon, the sky begins to clear in the late afternoon. A few patches of blue are now visible as GCRX #29 takes her... (more)
GCRX 4960 nears the end of its run for steam Saturday. The engineer made their presence known as they blasted past the Espee Rd crossing.
A steam show at sunset...in reverse!? After running around the wye at Williams, AZ, GCRY 4960 backs the entire train into the Williams Yard before returning to the locomotive shops for the night.
Passing at Imbleau. The former CB&Q #4960 holds the siding at Imbleau (formerly Apex) as her stablemate GCRX #29 comes charging past. Both locomotives are facing south and hauling consists... (more)
Section House ruins at Willaha Siding. Grand Canyon Railway 4960 charges southbound past the ruins of an old Section House on the siding at Willaha, around MP 37.7. The ruins of several s... (more)
The "greenest" steam train in America. At least that's how they bill today's Grand Canyon Steam operations. Both of the line's two steamers are converted coal-burners, each now ... (more)
Chicago Burlington & Quincy #4960. The Grand Canyon Railway's big Baldwin Mikado #4960 started life in 1923 as freight hog hauling iron ore and other freight on the Chicago Burlington & Qui... (more)