Winter 2009

The shots below are from the Winter of 2009:

Winter at BBCRC
The CORP tracks cross the Shasta River at the town of Edgewood and climb almost 10 miles to the UP interchange at Black Butte, where the BBCRC is located

Winter at BBCRC
Getting to our property during the Winter is much easier after UP plows the road

Winter at BBCRC
Our "office" is guarded by a team of highly trained canines, disciplined in the art of begging for food, lying in your path (while you're carrying heavy objects), and sleeping

Winter at BBCRC
Our first acquisition, the 1930 GN caboose, sits with a fresh coat of primer, awaiting another Summer of rehabilitation

Winter at BBCRC
The next job to tackle is to convert our boxcar and reefer into a storage area for the growing collection of books, magazines, and videos on various railroad-related subjects

Winter at BBCRC
The outdoor kitchen area sits waiting for the snow to melt and meals to be prepared

Winter at BBCRC
Our "barn" eagerly awaites zillions of holes in the roof and walls to be sealed so it can protect "stuff" during the Winter

Winter at BBCRC
Early April snowstorm

Winter at BBCRC
Early April snowstorm