2011 CRF Milwaukee Road Meet Report

We began the meet on Saturday morning with a display of Milwaukee Road models brought by attendees. Doug Nighswonger started the presentations after lunch with a slideshow of Milwaukee Road passenger trains and passenger equipment. Jim Murrie followed with a presentation about the operations and consists of the Columbian between…

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Milwaukee Road Employee Luncheon October 8

      Cascade Rail Foundation cordially invites those who have served the Milwaukee Road to attend a special luncheon.  Our intent is to honor former employees of the railroad, recognizing their service on the railroad. We hope to bring fellow co-workers back together and spark candid stories reminiscing the…

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2011 CRF Milwaukee Road Fall Meet

        [Updated 9/18 with more information about presentations] The 4th annual Cascade Rail Foundation Milwaukee Road modeler/history meet will be held on September 24th & 25th at the Cedar River Watershed Education Center near North Bend, WA.  This is the former location of Cedar Falls on the…

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2011 CRF Annual Volunteer / Community Picnic

Cascade Rail Foundation gets together with volunteers and the public from the surrounding community every year to enjoy a potluck picnic, conversation, and name the year’s recipient for the “Volunteer of the Year” Award.  Please join us! WHEN:  Saturday, September 10, 2011,   1:00 – 3:00 PM WHERE:  The Depot, 801…

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Annual Volunteer/Community Picnic Sept. 10, 2011

The Cascade Rail Foundation gets together with volunteers and the public from the surrounding community every year to enjoy a potluck picnic, conversation, and name the year’s recipient for the “Volunteer of the Year” Award. And you are invited to attend! Watch for upcoming details, but mark your calendar now.

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Former Railroad Employees’ Luncheon

Saturday, Oct. 8. Former Railroad Employee’s Luncheon. A gathering of former Milwaukee Road employees with a luncheon at the depot.  This is a good time to reunite with your former Milwaukee Road friends. An opportunity for oral history interviews and recording will be made to preserve railroad history. Watch this…

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