After turning on the wye at Willits Yard, California Western's passenger train returns to the depot. The consist of the North Coast Daylight is parked in the background.
A northbound Eureka Southern train disturbs the peace in the hamlet of Farley on a Saturday morning. Today, the residents of Farley no longer have to worry about those distracting train noises.
A Eureka Southern train rolls northbound on a perfect North Coast morning.
On the Northwestern Pacific A Roger Puta Photograph
California Western's Skunk Train turns on the wye at Willits yard for its afternoon run to Northspur.
A northbound freight train is just out of Willits on a Saturday morning. It has been a little over a year since February 1986 storms hammered the railroad. That storm started a decline that eventu... (more)
The second day of operation of the Willits to Schellville portion of the Northwestern Pacific by the California Northern. #4314 has reached the top of Ridge Hill.
The North Coast Railroad ran a group of trip from Willits to about 7 miles north of Willits on May 22, 1993. A GP9 was located at each end of the train to make the back and forth runs easy.
The daily train of mostly empty lumber cars heads north from Willits across Outlet Creek toward Eureka.
The "new" NWP northbound hauler comes down Ridge hill into Willits.
SP SD9 #3830, still wearing "Black Widow" paint, is parked outside of the now gone roundhouse in Willits, CA. The little utility tractor is lettered for the NWP
Three SP SD7's rest outside the NWP's Willits roundhouse in August of 1966. turntable was located behind the building and can be seen the the open door. This facility has since been razed.
CW 2-6-6-2 #46 and 2-8-2 #45 have crossed the summit on the California Wesern and are now going to drop down to Willits as part of a double headed excursion in June of 1974. #45 remains on the CW ... (more)
California Western 2-8-2 # 45 leads a special passenger train up a near 3% grade at MP 37.
Bluestone Mining & Smelting Heisler #1 struts her stuff at the Roots of Motive Power Museum in Willits. The engine was fired up for the fans that came to ride the California Western steam special.