Slithering through lower gum field, Shay No. 4 eases into a tunnel of green foliage on its descent to the switchbacks with a work train in tow.
MSR&LHA held it's 2015 Railfan Weekend May 15 through 17 at Cass Scenic RR State Park in Cass WV and over the Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad.
Shay no. 4 passes Western Maryland Shay no. 6 at the wye below Bald Knob in a scene that could easily be mistaken for the early 20th century. Shay no. 4 is pulling an extra work train, while big 6... (more)
Ascending through one of the most obscure regions of West Virginia, Shay No. 4 pulls a work train around the bend at Oats Run, bound for Bald Knob from Whittaker. This special runby was part of MS... (more)
Shay No. 4 crosses Leatherbark Creek just outside the town of Cass, W.Va., as it begins its ascent up the mountains. As part of the Railfan Weekend, the locomotive is lettered with the rather cumb... (more)
Cass Scenic Railroad Shay No. 4 leads a triple-header runby with No. 5 and No. 6. as part of the Cass Scenic Railroad's annual Fall Photography Workshop.
Levi poses on his fathers beautifully restored Farmall 300 series tractor as Shay No. 4 passes through the crossing at Gum field as part of the Cass Scenic Railroad's annual Fall Photography Works... (more)
Mower Lumber Co. Shay No. 4 leads a work train through the s-curve below Whittaker as part of the Cass Scenic Railroad's annual Fall Photography Workshop.
Mower Lumber Co. Shay No. 4 leads a work train through the tail of the upper-switchback during the Cass Scenic Railroad's annual Fall Photography Workshop.
Cass 4 and Cass 6 hold the main line in the pouring rain as Western Maryland 6 is coaled up for Railfan Weekend.
Looking through the cab of Shay #5, Shay #4 pauses at the depot waiting for its next assignment.
Cass Shays rest overnight at the shop after the first day of Railfan Weekend 2013.
Cass Scenic Shays 4 and 5 pose for photos alongside the coal dock. Lighting by MSRLHA/Steve Barry