Historic Gold Hill Depot. Located only just a mile or so south of Virginia City is another relic of the Comstock mining boom: The town of Gold Hill. Unlike Virginia City, Gold Hill is jus... (more)
The dynamic duo of Nevada Northern's steam fleet sit in front of the recently restored wig-wag signals on a beautiful Valentine's Day (in my case, birthday) evening. A special thanks to all those ... (more)
Steamscape: American Flat. A Virginia & Truckee freight heads compass west with the vast expanse of desert known as American Flat as a back-drop. The run from Carson City to Virgina City ... (more)
A tale of 7 tunnels: Tunnel #3 The reborn Virginia & Truckee Railroad puts on a display of mountain muscle as Locomotives 29 and 18 double-head a short freight past the remains of Tunnel #3... (more)
Nevada Consolidated Copper Company #93 pulls an empty ore train into the yard at East Ely NV while the crew of the wreck train finishes up after re-railing an ore car.
A tale of 7 tunnels: Tunnel #4. The Virginia & Truckee's Locomotive #29 bursts out of the east portal of Tunnel #4 with a freight headed for Virginia City.
Known as the "Yellow Jacket ... (more)
Nevada Northern 93 and 40 simmer in the enginehouse at East Ely
93 leaves Moser Cut on the point of a northbound wreck train
93 digs in on the final pull to High Line Junction
93 heads for High Line Junction as it digs into the grade pulling its wreck train
Nevada Northern 93 leads a wreck train bound for High Line Junction northbound
Nevada Northern 93 awaits a call to action with her wreck train at Ely
Nevada Northern 93 pulls the wrecking train out of the machine shop
93 and 40 position themselves at the coal tower in Ely