Clover Valley Lumber Co. #4, a Baldwin 2-6-6-2T Mallet, does a photo runby at Niles with the log train consist during SteamFest 2014.
Turning 90yrs old this year, the only Baldwin logging mallet on the west coast pulls a photo freight eastbound up the Niles Canyon.
SP 2472 leaves Niles to head back to Sunol with the 11AM train
WP eastbound San Jose Turn bursting out of Tunnel one in Niles Canyon
Guillermo Sanchez © 2014
Robert Dollar 3 leads the "Daylight Limited" eastbound through the Heart of Niles Canyon on the final day of Steamfest 2014.
Mason County 7, a Baldwin 2-6-2 visiting from Roots of Motive Power in Willis California, Quincy Railroad 2 (another 2-6-2 that was built by ALCo) past Farwell on th... (more)
Quincy Railroad 2 leaves Niles at the head end of a mixed train
Mason County Logging Co. 7 and Santa Cruz Portland Cement 2 "The Chiggen" roll back to their caboose after picking up two ballast cars at Niles
In beautiful Niles Canyon, Clover Valley Lumber CO. #4 climbs east bound out of the Bay Area. This is part of the original transcontinental rail line.
WP 918-D makes a photo runby with a rather "closer-to-a-streamliner" passenger set on a warm March morning. Note the "Mallet" peaking behind the passenger set. Guillermo Sanchez © 2014
Turning 90 years old this year, this Baldwin logging mallet is the only one operating on the west coast. Eastbound up Niles Canyon, the mallet is shown pulling a photo freight for the post Wintera... (more)
Clover Valley 4 waits in the hole at Niles as 918D rolls by on its passenger train
Clover Valley 4 rolls out of Niles on the point of a small freight train