City of Prineville Railway COP #166

Nature of Firm

The COP operates freight service from a connection with UP at Prineville Jct. to Prineville, OR (18.34 miles). Traffic includes lumber and forest related products, wheat, phosphoric acid and general commodities. Passenger excursions and dinner trains are run over this line by the Crooked River Railroad Company.


The City of Prineville Railway operates under a charter granted the City of Prineville, OR. The road was constructed from 1917-1918. Regular passenger service was discontinued in 1939. The railroad is a department of the City of Prineville, OR.

Company Information

Mailing Address

City of Prineville Railway
185 East 10th Street
Prineville, OR 97754

Phone 541-447-6251
Fax 541-416-9416
Web Site

Dan Lovelady
General Manager

Company Affiliation n/a
Interchange Points Prineville Jct, OR
Agreement Type Handling Carrier
Information Exchange Method RMI