The sun illuminates the smoke from 3254 as she nears her destination of Tobyhanna, PA.
Canadian National Mikado 3254 looks right at home in the snow as she thunders by just West of Moscow, PA. Thanks to some brush clearing, there have been some nice shots added along this line.
CNR 3254 engineer Aaron Stout is patiently waiting for the go ahead to the station platform in Scranton this below freezing day. The air was perfect for steam effects and the light was unbelievabl... (more)
An unexpected shot just prior to Tobyhanna yielded this shot of the 3254 with a nice clean stack. This shot shows just how long the steam was lingering in the air.
Thanks to some brush clearing, this shot at Elmhurst makes for a classic steam scene.
Bright sunshine and bitter cold make for a perfect day to photograph steam locomotives; demonstrated here as Steamtown's annual Ice Harvest excursion train storms out of Scranton toward the Pocono... (more)
The Ice Harvest Train is passing the switch to Tobyhanna Army Depot.
The Ice Harvest Train blasts through Moscow.
The Ice Harvest train passes DCS Scranton on DL's Pocono Main with 3254 as power. The city of Scranton and the ex-DL&W station are in the background.
In fitting weather for a Canadian steamer, Steamtown's Mikado heads through the Poconos on the former DL&W main.
Despite frigid cold and snow, preparing for Steamtown's annual Ice Harvest excursion involves a bit of maneuvering around the yard in Scranton.
En route to load up with coal for tomorrow's Ice Harvest excursion.
Steamtown's dedicated crew braves snow and frigid temperatures to prepare the big Mikado for tomorrow's Ice Harvest excursion to Tobyhanna.