Leaving Silver Springs, heading towards Ft. Churchill to rejoin the original Carson & Colorado right of way.
An eastbound Union Pacific freight rumbles through stark Palisade Canyon and crosses the Humbolt River near west of Palisade, Nevada, on March 7, 2012. Both Southern Pacific and Western Pacific bu... (more)
Glistening in the afternoon sun, Virginia & Truckee 25 backs out of the shop yard and onto the main at the Nevada State Railroad Museum.
Passing the 1869 depot at Gold Hill, the excursion from Virginia City rounds the curve and attacks the mountains once again.
In Her Natural HabitatNevada Northern 40 poses by the East Ely Depot, with the yard and coaling tower as a backdrop. The Nevada Northern is a unique place, with equipment and buildi... (more)
Pinch-hitting for 29 after a mechanical problem sidelined her in Virginia City, D-1 brings the Saturday train back down the mountain to Eastgate.
Pride in Their WorkAn enginehouse crew poses with Nevada Northern 40, showing a little pride in the dirty, thankless work of hosteling and maintaining these machines.
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Out of PlaceThe only piece of equipment in the Nevada Northern enginehouse that really seems out of place--and gives away that it's not the 1950s--is SD9 #204. Left here by the BHP ... (more)
The Nevada Northern engine house is a place where time stands still - especially when the talented Steve Crise provides professional lighting.
Number 40 prepares to head back to the house after a long day on the Keystone Line.
Private Varnish La Contesa (ex-ATSF) laying over in Sparks, Nevada. It ran up from Oakland on Saturday on 6 and back on Sunday on 5. This was an annual event. A Roger Puta Photograph
Racing into the rising sun, an eastbound manifest crosses the Truckee River and leaves the full moon behind it.