Morning freight to Hillsboro. There's still a chill in the calm morning air as the crew of a beefy logging Mikado takes a cut of well-used freight cars up the SP Tillamook Branch, bound for... (more)
A side portrait of "Skookum", a 2-4-4-2 Mallet Baldwin steam locomotive built in 1909 and meticulously renovated over the past 15 years, running in reverse back to Garibaldi, OR. A fishe... (more)
Symmetry in motion at Smith Lake. The morning mist has begun to give way to filtered sun as Polson Logging Co. Mikado #2 hauls a mixed freight north along the causeway at Smith Lake, just n... (more)
"Skookum", a 2-4-4-2 Mallet Baldwin steam locomotive built in 1909, hauls a string of empty log bunks across the causeway at Smith Lake on a foggy morning.
Caboose hop at Smith Lake. With the Skookum Locomotive still experiencing intermittent technical issues, the folks from the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad elected to have all 3 of their opera... (more)
Reflection at Smith Lake. A calm and chilly morning finds the crew of Columbia River Belt Line Railway #7 "Skookum" hauling a string of empty log bunks north across the causeway a... (more)
On a foggy morning at Smith Lake, 2-4-4-2 Baldwin steam locomotive from 1909 called "Skookum" is pulling a string of empty log-carrying wagons to Salmonberry, OR.
McCloud River Railroad's 2-6-2 No. 25 brings a mixed freight through Barview, OR heading north along the causeway at Smith Lake. Captured during a Lerro Productions charter at the Oregon Scenic R... (more)
Behind the Scenes at a Lerro Productions Night Session
Polson Logging Company No. 2 strikes a pose under starry skies for photographers of a night photo session orchestrated by Lerro Prod... (more)
Morning mists rise from Smith Lake as Polson #2 chuffs smartly across the fill with empty log cars in tow.
Passing Smith Lake. An empty log train, with Polson Logging Co. #2 on point, transits the causeway along Smith Lake, in the town of Barview, Oregon. The train is traveling north along the... (more)
An Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad tourist train rolls northward on the Port of Tillamook Bay Railroad near Barview, Oregon.
One of the most scenic railroad locations in the world...Too bad the days of long SD9 powered log trains are over. This is a pretty cool conciliation seeing Doyle McCormack's F7 power dinner train... (more)
Just past Tillamook Bay, #25 continues north toward Rockaway Beach.
A restored F7, adorning it's original Great Northern colors us leading the Oregon Coast Railroad dinner train. Crab rocks sits in the bay to the right.