Author Archives: Gavin Wilkes

About Gavin Wilkes

Gavin currently works at Virginia Tech as a Tech Support specialist. Gavin and his wife Kathy currently live in the mountains of southwest Virginia, in the small town of Christiansburg, right along Norfolk Southern's aptly named Christiansburg District, where you'll most likely find him taking pictures, if he and Kathy aren't relaxing at home or out and about on an adventure.

Winter Wonderland




Winter storm Helena covered the state of Virginia in a blanket of white on January 7, 2017, and the town of Christiansburg was no exception. That morning, I hiked the 3/4 of a mile from my new home to the … Continue reading






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2013 – A Train Review




So, I was going through my archives and came across some pictures I had taken back in 2013, the only time I really took train pics until after I got my current camera. There were only two instances of trains … Continue reading






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Highball on the Main!




Hello there! I’m Gavin! I’m the resident train expert, though I will concede I have a lot to learn. I currently live in Christainsburg, VA, a lovely small town in the middle of the Blue Ridge Mountains, with my beautiful … Continue reading






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