The 2022 Holiday Train has some new power this year with Polson Logging Company #2 on point. The train has previously been pulled by SP 4449. The smaller Mikado is more economical and does less we... (more)
Timber! Just north of Bay City, OR and only yards from Tillamook Bay, Polson Logging Co. Mikado #2 eases past stacks of freshly cut timber on a little-used section of former Southern Pacifi... (more)
Polson Lumber 2-8-2 2 emerges from the forest north of Mohler with a freight train in tow.
Polson Lumber 2-8-2 2 crosses marshland near Wheeler with a mixed freight consist.
Top Ten of 2018. Here's a look back at my Top 10 favorite shots from 2018.4. The Lerro Productions' October charter on the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad was meant to be the... (more)
107-year old Baldwin Mikado steam locomotive Polson Logging Company #2 hauls a mixed freight train into the Nehalem River Canyon on the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad.
Garibaldi after hours. With the day's operations and post-arrival servicing complete, Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad power sits parked outside the engine house, bedded down for the night. On... (more)
107-year old Baldwin Mikado steam locomotive Polson Logging Company #2 is crossing the 835 bridge near Wheeler, OR on the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad with a mixed freight train.
107-year old Baldwin Mikado steam locomotive Polson Logging Company #2 puts on a great show as she enters Wheeler with a mixed freight train on a beautiful Spring day.
Steaming into Wheeler. Polson Logging Company #2 and her short freight train put the finishing touches on a bucolic scene as they enter the little seaside village of Wheeler, Oregon on a ch... (more)
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)
Yard moves. The early evening sun drops below a dark cloud deck as Polson Logging Company Mikado #2 drops her freight consist in the south Garibaldi Yard and heads to the engine shop for wa... (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)
Polson Logging Company 2-8-2 No 2 charges north over the Stasek Slough with empty log cars bound for Garibaldi, OR. Captured during a Lerro Productions charter at the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad... (more)
Polson Logging Company's 2-8-2 No. 2 blows for the crossing just ahead of the station stop in Wheeler, OR.
Wheeler lies at the edge of the Pacific on Nehalem Bay roughly 85 miles west of Portl... (more)