Mountain State Railroad and Logging Historical Association held it's 2013 Railfan Weekend May 17 through 19 at Cass Scenic RR State Park in Cass WV. Here Shay 11 is climbing through the fog appro... (more)
Mountain State Railroad and Logging Historical Association at Cass Scenic RR State Park in Cass WV. ended it's Saturday events with a night photo secession featuring a relettered Cass, Greenbrier,... (more)
Shay 6 seen rounding the s-curve as he performs for 300+ railroad photographers/videographers at Cass Railfan Weekend 2013, the celebration of the 50th year of operation of Cass. Thanks to more)
Enroute back to Cass from Whittaker, Danny watches the train as we head down the hill approaching the end of lower switchback. This was taken during Cass Railfan Weekend 2013, the 50th! Thanks to ... (more)
The final night shot - seen here is Cass' Shay 5 as it is backlit by a portable light for Cass Railfan Weekend 2013, which is for the 50th anniversary for Cass. Thanks to Railroad: Cass Scenic RailroadLocomotive: SHAYLocation: Cass, West Virginia, USALocomotive #: CSSR 5Train ID: N/APhoto Date: May 18, 2013
During an early railfan weekend, Cass Scenic Railroad Shays 4 and 5 lead a train up Cass Hill through Gum Curve on May 16, 1975. Photograph by more)
Cass Scenic Railroad Shays 2 and 5 lead a train of empty log cars on one of the railroad's early photographer's specials near Bald Knob on November 4, 1972. Photograph by more)
WM 6 backs down the mountain from Cass.
Shay #5's pedigree
A Man and a Ladder Seen from above, Cass Scenic Railroad's Shay 4, and Shay 11 are seen on the coal dock track. These two engines will sit here until Cass Railfan Weekend (2013), and for th... (more)
Under the darkness of night, with only the illumination of the Cass Shop lights and flashes, SHAY 11 sits on the coal dock track and waits for Cass Railfan Weekend, along with the new season to be... (more)
Cass Shay 11 under steam waits for the 2013 Railfan Weekend, and Cass' 50th Anniversary/2013 season. Thanks to Joe Gonzoles for lighting assistance. Click Railroad: Cass Scenic RailroadLocomotive: ShayLocation: Cass, West Virginia, USALocomotive #: 11Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: April 27, 2013
After a hard climb, Roaring Camp Shay #7 "Sonora" rests at the summit of Bear Mountain.
Now on the point of the 2:00 PM train after leading a sold-out 12:30 PM train, RC&BT Shay 7 "Sonora" heads into the Redwood forest outside of the station.
Oiling up Big 6 befor a run up the hill.