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Railbiking on the NWP
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I know this technically isn't a discussion, but it's too long for a regular status update. I just found this video, and now I want to do this on the NWP…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jeff Moore Aug 26.

What if the tracks from Ukiah to Willits were restored to make way for a scenic railway?
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Is that possible? Ukiah to Willits is very scenic. Maybe even Cloverdale to Willits, with intermediate stops in Hopland and Ukiah.Scotia to McKinleyville also might make a good scenic railway.Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard Sotelo Jul 19.

 

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John Roth commented on John Roth's video
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Video I took of the NWP in 2012, the last days of the original tracks and crossing signals.

"@Biff Baines No problem. I actually took this video myself."
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Richard C. Brand commented on John Roth's video
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Video I took of the NWP in 2012, the last days of the original tracks and crossing signals.

"Domestic grain being shipped from Marin County even in 2012????  Hard to fathom. Or could they be aggregate or quick lime hoppers coming from San Rafael/Syar?  If so then 1) the New NWP has lost a customer or 2) been locked out by SMART of…"
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Richard C. Brand commented on John Roth's video
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Video I took of the NWP in 2012, the last days of the original tracks and crossing signals.

"Where were those hoppers headed?  North or south of Novato?"
Thursday
John Roth commented on John Roth's video
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Video I took of the NWP in 2012, the last days of the original tracks and crossing signals.

"Looking back, I wish I had gotten the crossing masts in the video, but I'm just glad I got the bell audio."
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Richard C. Brand commented on John Roth's status
"I'm not sure that this group still has a moderator but you should find this group in the menu above. I have not seen a post from Jason in a long time. "Northwestern Pacific to Healdsburg""
Sep 16
John Roth posted a status
"Does anyone have any videos of trains in Healdsburg?"
Sep 15
B Richards commented on John Roth's video
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NWP/CFNR on the Redwood Empire 1994

" Fabulous video!!!  Thanks for posting it."
Sep 13
Matt Jacobs commented on John Roth's video
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NWP/CFNR on the Redwood Empire 1994

"I've got a bunch of home VHS/Hi-8 of the line from Suisun all the way up to Willits.  Just no time to convert them."
Sep 13
John Roth posted a status
"http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yt381NteNZM For some reason this song makes me think of trains in the Redwood Empire"
Sep 7
John Roth commented on John Roth's video
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NWP/CFNR on the Redwood Empire 1994

"I've never been able to find any actual videos of trains in the Redwood Empire, so I feel like I just struck gold finding this video."
Sep 2
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Foaming the NWP/CalNorthen February 22, 1994
Sep 2
Jeff Moore replied to John Roth's discussion Railbiking on the NWP
"There are several railbike operations that run commercial rides over out of service or otherwise lightly used rail lines.  In addition to the Skunk Train service already mentioned I can also think of the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad in Wheeler,…"
Aug 26

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