Some winter sunshine has broken the low lying clouds and lands down on equipment of the Mount Hood Railroad.
Heisler #3 loves the cold. Being a wood-burner, Sumpter Valley's Heisler #3 doesn't normally produce a lot of smoke and steam effects in warm weather. Because of that, she's not always a ... (more)
Fall color along the Powder River. A westbound Sumpter Valley mixed train runs just above the placid Powder River on a cool fall afternoon.
Although the present-day Sumpter Valley Railr... (more)
A five unit helper set on a westbound freight is coming into Oakridge, Oregon on a gray spring day in 1981.
A collection of various power around the turn table at the SP yard in Eugene, OR on a spring day in 1984.
Sumpter Valley's Crew. The crews of the two Sumpter Valley Fall Photo Trains pose with their locomotives just prior to a lunch stop in Sumpter, Oregon. From left to right: Lon Wall - Work ... (more)
The Silver Solarium brings up the tail end of the SP 4449's excursion to Bend, Oregon.
Sumpter Work Extra. Eccles Lumber Heisler #3 hauls a short work train eastbound toward McEwen on a changeable fall day. In the consist this day are West Side Lumber "Coffin Tank"... (more)
A UP Radio Control SD45 leads a freight through La Grande, Oregon. Photo by Jeffrey L. Torretta.
Another shot of New Tier IV locomotives at Albina. They won't look like this for long judging by the looks of UP 8073 in the background.
New Tier IV yellow jackets are looking pretty sharp at Albina Yard.
Highball for Sumpter. Less than an hour after sunrise, a Sumpter Valley mixed train heads west at Hawley Spur, on a pleasant fall day. Backlit situations can be difficult for many photogr... (more)
A southbound freight with three SD-9's is waiting to depart the SP yard in Eugene, OR on a spring day in 1984.
Reflections of Gold Country Narrow Gauge. Sumpter Valley Mikado #19 throws a perfect reflection in the still waters of a lineside pond as she hauls an eastbound mixed toward Baker City. H... (more)
Morning mixed to Baker. A morning mixed train from Prairie City to Baker City passes a short work train at Hawley Spur, about 4 miles east of Sumpter. The power on the mixed is Sumpter Va... (more)