Re: Message and images from Roaring Camp Railroads Author: mococomike It's not a historical structure as all structures on site built for the tourist line, Very easy to get a fire proof roof to look like wooden shingles. We can only hope and pray for all the residents in the area and of course for the folks at Roaring Camp who are working hard to save the railroad from the advancing fire. Today, the town of Felton, California is facing the worst threat of fire that it has seen in nearly 100 years. Roaring Camp Railroads CEO Melani Clark released a statement Monday night. FELTON, Calif. -- Eight passengers were injured in a train crash on Roaring Camp Railroads in Santa Cruz County this afternoon, a fire chief said. Posted: Fri Aug 14, 2009 12:46 am . Text / Spectacular fire destroys Roaring Camp railway trestle. ... Roaring Camp railroad trestle Type text Format Text Identifier CF-44089 Language English Subject Felton Roaring Camp Time Period 1970s Source Watsonville Register-Pajaronian . o anderson Post subject: Re: Roaring Camp threatened by fire? Explore related content on Calisphere: From the Santa Cruz Public Libraries' local history collections Joined: Mon Nov 26, 2007 7:54 am Nestled in a stunning valley of Redwood Forest in the Coastal Santa Cruz Mountains, Roaring Camp Railroads is one of the most unique venues to say “I do.” Your guests will travel across our covered bridge and be transported back to a time when trains ran on steam and people gathered and celebrated around a campfire under the stars. We have created a defensible space and are still here protecting our equipment and buildings. In the 1880s, narrow-gauge steam locomotives were used to … Our staff has secured the area and taken everything of importance. SANTA CRUZ — Roaring Camp Railroads has come under fire in recent weeks for maintenance work on its 1,000-foot tunnel that ducks beneath Mission Hill on … ... is displayed in the lobby of the California State Railroad Museum. Dozens of monster blazes pushed California firefighters to the brink Thursday, with fast-moving flames threatening homes in coastal Santa Cruz County and up in … Roaring Camp/Felton is about 12 miles east of Swanton. Travel over trestles, through towering redwood groves and up a winding narrow-gauge grade to the summit of Bear Mountain as conductors narrate the history of Roaring Camp, the railroad and the forest. Post subject: Roaring Camp threatened by fire? Our heart goes out to Swanton Pacific RR, our neighboring railroad that was lost in the CZU Lightning Complex Fire near Davenport. Posted: Fri Aug 14, 2009 6:09 am . A roaring camp fire or bonfire with flickering orange flames at night in close up with copy space Felton, California - August 31, 2019: Roaring Camp' Dixiana Shay Steam Train over Trestle Crossing Redwoods in Santa Cruz Mountains. The trains have been moved to the safest area possible.
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