2010 Milwaukee Road Modelers Meet: August 27-29

The 2010 Milwaukee Road Modelers meet will be held August 27-29 at the Cedar River Watershed Education Facility near North Bend, WA. Admission is $10 per day.  Pre-register for both Saturday and Sunday for $15.  The tour on Friday is an additional $10. Download the registration form here: [download id=”5″…

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2010 Rails To Ales Brewfest will be July 10

Brewfest 2010 Date Announced! The Rails-To-Ales Brewfest Committee has announced the date for the 2010 event. It will be held on Saturday, July 10, 2010, at the Depot and Railyard in South Cle Elum, Washington. We appreciate all the positive comments on last year’s event. Visit the Brewfest site, www.RailsToAlesBrewfest.com,…

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Easton Telephone Shack Rehabilitation Completed

Easton Telephone Shack Update April 2009 by Mark Borleske The Easton Telephone Shack project is finished. Roger Sackett continued his fine craftsmanship to complete the rehabilitation of the small shack. In addition to repairing exterior siding, painting, replacing windows and cutting down and installing a front front door. The finishing…

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A Look at the Year Ahead – 2009

by Mark Borleske, CRF Board Member Cascade Rail Foundation (CRF) is celebrating a landmark year. The volunteer group first met in September 1999, an informal gathering of people interested in preserving some of the last remnants of the Milwaukee Road railroad facilities in Washington State. The focus of the group…

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UPDATE: FULL REPORT – Telephone Shack MOVED

by Mark Borleske Telephone Shack and Rail Yard Work Party “Team work resulted in The Telephone Shack being successfully relocated to its new home. Thank you Roger, Mark, Doug, Ruben and his partner John Deere”, that’s how CRF President Bruce Reason summed up the work party of October 6th and…

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Rails To Ales Brewfest 2009 Date Announced

Planning is now underway for our second annual Rails To Ales Brewfest, scheduled for July 11th, 2009. Committees are being formed and lists are being made. Selections for bands, brewers and food vendors are underway.  Our first event in 2008 was a big hit and 2009 will be even better.…

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