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White Pass Proudly Presents Our 2013 Wall Calendar

White Pass & Yukon Route is excited to announce our 2013 Wall Calendar featuring the beautiful artwork “WP&YR Steam and Snow Heritage” by renowned transportation artist J. Craig Thorpe, showcasing our historic 2011 Rotary Snow Plow Fleet outing at MP 23....

2012 White Pass & Yukon Route Calendar

SKAGWAY, AK — Carrying on a century old tradition, White Pass & Yukon Route (WP&YR) has again produced a stunning 24" X 36" wall calendar for 2012. The 2012 feature image was again commissioned to renowned railway artist J. Craig Thorpe, who created "TUNNEL...

Rotary Snow Plow Spring 2011 Event

WP&YR Rotary Guests, Please accept this sincere "thank you" for your participation in the 2011 White Pass & Yukon Route Rotary Event! We share with you a well-deserved sense of accomplishment at having delivered such an important & historic milestone for...

2011 White Pass & Yukon Route Calendar

SKAGWAY, AK — Carrying on a century old tradition, White Pass & Yukon Route (WP&YR) has again produced a stunning 24" X 36" wall calendar for 2011. For the feature image, WP&YR again commissioned renowned railway artist J. Craig Thorpe, who created...

The Future is Green

Two repowered locomotives will do what now takes three existing locomotives to do. The result is a fuel savings of 50 percent per train set and reduced operating costs by minimizing unscheduled repairs and accompanying overtime. The repowered locomotives meet...

Railfan and Modeler does White Pass GEs in G-Scale

Railfan and modeler Werner Grundman (shown far right) shared the masterpieces he created with White Pass President Gary C. Danielson and Rail Superintendent Ed Hanousek during his July visit to White Pass. He was accompanied by his friend Lorne Scott (shown far left)...

2010 White Pass & Yukon Route Calendar

SKAGWAY, AK — Carrying on a century old tradition, White Pass & Yukon Route (WP&YR) has again produced a stunning 24" X 36" wall calendar for 2010. For the feature image, WP&YR again commissioned renowned railway artist J. Craig Thorpe, who created...

Golden Spike Anniversary – July 29, 2009

Since 1900, A Carcross community event to celebrate the anniversary of the WP&YR Golden Spike See what’s new for 2009 and check out the Train Depot, Visitor Information Center and the exciting displays inside the White Pass Riverfront Warehouse. Come share our...