World Famous Tracks

This railroad was featured in the movies, “Break Heart Pass” and “Wild Wild West!”
Stop by and seeing them up close.

Building a railroad up this canyon was exceptionally difficult and expensive.  Although they competed in Lewiston, Union Pacific and Northern Pacific officials decided to organize a separate company, in which each of them had an equal interest, to complete a Camas Prairie line.  Otherwise, neither would have had enough traffic to operate profitably.