What in the world is worth getting up at 4:30 am, in 20 degree weather? How about to ride a train to pretty much the middle of nowhere. A few minutes after sunrise in the Steptoe valley, Nevada... (more)
NNRY 93 hisses and smokes its way out of the engine house as first light breaks over the yard at the Nevada Northern Railway.
Angie Cracraft is the fireman for today’s run of the empty copper ore train. Angie sits on the fireman side arm rest as she pulls down on the rope to sound the locomotive bell with her right hand.... (more)
With the temperatures hovering just below freezing, two crew members get ready to call it a night as steam locomotive #93 and the rotary snow plow wait outside the locomotive shops before going in... (more)
On a cold February morning outside of Ely, Nevada, a large, white cloud of steams forms from Nevada Northern Railway's Baldwin steam locomotive #40. Delivered in July of 1910 to the Nevada Norther... (more)
93 Rolls past a puddle and sees her reflection in Ely, NV at the Nevada Northern Railway
On Friday night our group of photographers were treated to a stationary display of the #93 and snowplow staged side by side near the engine house while Mr. Steve Crise supplied an array of his str... (more)
An ore train pulled by the railroad's 1909-built ALCo consolidation rolls past the NN freight house during the first day's activities of the "Winter Steam Spectacular 2016" photographers... (more)
An ore train stomps into the yard for the benefit of some delighted railfan photographers during the first day's activities of the "Winter Steam Spectacular 2016" weekend event.
Nevada Northern Railway mixed train photo charter headed RR south near Moser Cut on the McGill Junction Route during the final day of the "Winter Steam Spectacular 2016" weekend event.
On the Keystone Route Nevada Northern #40 stomps up Robinson Canyon along Highway 50 with its excursion train during the final day of the "Winter Steam Spectacular 2016" weekend event.
Nevada Northern's Baldwin ten-wheeler opens its cocks while beginning another photo run-by during the final day of the "Winter Steam Spectacular 2016" weekend.
NNRY 40 chugs across the fill at Steptoe Creek in the early morning sun.
A Nevada Northern excursion train heads RR south out the Keystone Route on the outskirts of the town of Ely, Nevada during the second day of "Winter Steam Spectacular 2016" weekend photo... (more)
The Sagebrush Shortline: On a clear February day, Nevada Northern Railway 4-6-0 No. 40 leads a short mixed train through the desolate Steptoe Valley. Built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works i... (more)