Kittitas County, Washington

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Berne

Great Northern

along U.S. 2, Stevens Pass

Tn

rr

 

in use

concrete portal

BNSF

new Cascade Tunnel

between Cheviot and Boylston CMStP&P just over 4 miles east of Renslow Trestle, Restricted access--U.S. Army property Tn abandoned   gone   none Tunnel #45 Johnson Creek, 1973', Field checked 10/09
between Cle Elum and Easton CMStP&P over Yakima River, adjacent to I-90 B abandoned   gone   none Field checked 9/07
between Cle Elum and Easton N. Pacific over Yakima River, adjacent to I-90 B rr   in use   BNSF Field checked 9/07

Easton

CMStP&P

Cabin Creek, W of town

B

abandoned

 

gone

concrete

none

concrete arch

Easton CMStP&P one mile west of town Tn abandoned/closed off   gone   none #48 (Easton Tunnel), Field checked 10/09
Easton CMStP&P 6 miles west of town at former site of Whittier, in woods Tn abandoned/closed off   gone   none #49 (Whittier Tunnel), Field checked 10/09

Easton

N. Pacific

101 Cabin Creek Rd.

M

rr

 

in use

metal

BNSF

maintenance base, Field checked 2/06

Ellensburg CMStP&P around 5 track miles west of downtown, over old Hwy. 10, NP and farm road B abandoned   gone steel/wood none #EE-384B, pilings, deck and through plate girder spans, Field checked 10/09
Ellensburg CMStP&P over Yakima River just 1 mile west of #EE-384B, can be seen from I-90 B abandoned   gone steel none #EE386B, two 150' through truss spans, Field checked 10/09
Ellensburg CMStP&P relocated adjacent to 1205 N. Main St. F private   none wood none express office,modified, Field checked 6/10

Ellensburg

N. Pacific

606 W. 3rd Ave. 

C

vacant

1909-10

in use

brick

BNSF

to be restored by Historic Ellensburg, Field checked 11/12

Ellensburg N. Pacific 602 W. 3rd Ave. O rr   in use metal BNSF terminal offices, Field checked 2/06
Ellensburg N. Pacific 602 W. 3rd Ave. M rr   in use metal BNSF section house, Field checked 2/06

Hyak

CMStP&P

South of I-90, atop Snoqualmie Pass,

Tn

rail trail

1914-15

gone

concrete portal 

none

Snoqualmie Tunnel East Portal, #50, Iron Horse Trail, Field checked 6/08

Hyak CMStP&P South of I-90, east of tunnel on Iron Horse Trail M residences 1919 gone wood none three operator bungalows

Kittitas

CMStP&P

Railroad Ave./Main St.

C

Iron Horse Trail display

1909

gone

wood 

none

Field checked 2009

Kittitas CMStP&P west of depot, on Iron Horse Trail M residences 1919 gone wood none three operators bungalows, Field checked 2/06
Kittitas CMStP&P east of depot, on Iron Horse Trail Wt     gone wood none water tower base and well and pump house, restored, Field checked 10/09
Kittitas CMStP&P west end of depot M state park use   gone wood none restored section house, Field checked 2/06

Kittitas

CMStP&P

around 6.5 miles east of town over I-90

B

unused

 

gone

steel

none

Renslow Trestle, #EE-320, Field checked 10/09

Martin

N. Pacific

NW of town

Tn

rr

1887-88

in use

concrete portal

BNSF

Stampede Tunnel/new snowshed

South Cle Elum

CMStP&P

Milwaukee Rd.

C

museum 

1909 

gone

wood

none

being restored, Cascade Rail Foundation, Iron Horse Trail, on National Register, Field checked 2009

South Cle Elum

CMStP&P

Milwaukee Rd.

S

museum 

1918 

gone

brick

none

being restored, Substation #24, Iron Horse Trail, on National Register, Field checked 12/09

South Cle Elum CMStP&P Milwaukee Rd. M residences 1919 none wood none three operators bungalows adjacent to substation, Iron Horse Trail, on National Register, Field checked 2/06

South Cle Elum

CMStP&P

526 Marie Ave.

M

business

c1909 

gone

wood

none

Section house (bunkhouse), Iron Horse Inn, Iron Horse Trail, on National Register, Field checked 2/06

South Cle Elum CMStP&P Milwaukee Rd. M shed c1909 gone wood none "coal and ice shed", being restored, Iron Horse Trail, on National Register, Field checked 6206

Stevens Pass

Great Northern

about 2.5 mi. NE on N side of U.S. 2

Tn

abandoned

 

aband.

stone portal

none

old Cascade Tunnel

Thorp N. Pacific relocated 1/3 mile east on North Thorp Hwy on south side of highway C private c1897 none wood none Field checked 6/10
between Thorp and (South) Cle Elum CMStP&P along south bank of Yakima River, 2.5 and 3.5 miles east of Horlick, can be seen from old US Highway 10 along the north bank Tn abandoned/closed off   gone   none Tunnels #46 (Horlick #1) and #47 (Horlick # 2), Field checked 10/09

Compiled by M. J. Camp, Railroad Station Historical Society, Inc.

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