The classic North Creek yard engine house scene finds a line up displaying the colors of the DL&W, the Illinois Central, and the D&H. The DL&W painted E8's are former PRR units acquired from the C... (more)
The Saratoga and North Creek Railway is seen moving a set of storage tank cars NB along the Hudson River in the Fall of 2017. The train is approaching North Creek. This was the third of 3 moves to... (more)
Originally a shop switcher at the Alco plant in Schenectady, this S-1 was parked near the North Creek Station in 2011.
At the beginning. Just a month after the Saratoga & North Creek started operations on this former D&H line, a southbound is leaving North Creek with SNC 8524 leading two great dome cars. It... (more)
SNC 8524 has just arrived in North Creek with train 187, the Adirondack Limited, and is in the process of running around the train to prepare for the southbound departure of train 190, the Saratog... (more)
SLRG 4135 at North Creek
Matched E-units running around their train. E8's SLRG 515 & SLRG 518, in matched Illinois Central-inspired paint schemes, run around their train by the North Creek station.
Saratoga & North Creek is in the process of refurbishing this Budd diner for use on a new service this Summer. The car sits north of the engine house in fresh D&H inspired colors. The car was buil... (more)
Saratoga & North Creek's second BL2 sits in the North Creek yard. The engine is the former Bangor & Aroostook BAR 556, renumbered to BAR 56. It later went to a private owner and then the S&NC. It... (more)
This ALCO S1 sits among the weeds behind the North Creek station.
In for plow repair. In August 2013 SNC 8524 was out of use and having its plow repaired in the small yard beside the North Creek station.
A sight to behold in North Creek, NY. North Creek locals, many of whom had never seen a live steam locomotive, take an opportunity to marvel at the sight of one of the prettiest ones in exi... (more)
D&H 5019 shown at North Creek, NY on the Upper Hudson River Railway.
BL2 Revenue Freight. The first loaded hopper train to depart North Creek since November 18, 1989 rolls SB just after noon on October 30, 2014, almost 25 years after the last hopper cars of ilmenit... (more)
After a gorgeous trip along the northern Hudson River Valley, I watched Saratoga & North Creek B-39 #8524 with BL-2 #52 trailing get positioned for the southbound run down to Saratoga Springs.