I drove to Napa yesterday and went through Shellville. A long line of hoppers on the wye. I also noticed as I crossed the second crossing looking south down the main behind the veal farm was what…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Karl Jan 22.
I know this is off subject for the NWP site but I'm in need of a recommendation. Heading to Alaska on a cruise in June and want to know if anyone on here did any of the excursions on the WPYRR? …Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Chad Glover Feb 27, 2015.
"Chad, saw your comment on the Derailed Cars thread about steelhead fishing on the Eel River and just wanted to ask how the fishing is on the river these days? When I grew up in Ukiah I obsessed about fly fishing and made it to the Eel River…"
"I do a lot of Steehead fishing on the Eel River and you would be amazed at how many cars are laying next to the river from where the forks meet all the way to Scotia. Most are covered by trees and bushes. There is a string of 3-4 near…"
"I'd take even money on the first bet, I think they will start before June.
Iould need about 100/1 odds on the second bet. SMART will sell advertising spaces anywhere they can to make money. I'm surprised their vehicles don't have…"
"Humboldt is the closest port to the Far East but because of its poor rail connection any advantage gained in a day of sea travel is eaten up in a day or more of rail travel just to get to Roseville. That's why the talk of the east/west…"
"How about watching 100 gravel car trains running through all the gauntlet tracks from Cloverdale to Novato? would be interesting to see what power would be used. They would be limited to light weight power so taking them over Ridgeview…"
"Was Napa County ever included at the early stages of SMART?
I could only imagine how many lawsuits would come forward if they tried to head east before north. They haven't fulfilled what we are paying for yet. Besides the…"
"The sad thing is I bet SMART's priority will somehow get them to Sonoma and Napa before going to Cloverdale. Watch out for the gut feeling i have. i know Napa has no financial obligation of any kind to reap the rewards of a commuter train…"
Chad, saw your comment on the Derailed Cars thread about steelhead fishing on the Eel River and just wanted to ask how the fishing is on the river these days? When I grew up in Ukiah I obsessed about fly fishing and made it to the Eel River many times with a couple friends, but our luck (and skill at that time) was not so good. Regards,
Yes, a lesson in acceptance of people's differences. I apparently needed to be reminded.
At 11:14am on September 29, 2010, Mark Drury said…
Welcome to the NWPRR Network, Chad! Please take a look around and let me know if you have any questions or comments. We're adding content daily and actively recruiting new members -- please feel free to invite your own friends if you think they may be interested. Regards,