Amtrak's Coast Starlight 14 crosses Portland's Steel Bridge on May 9, 2009. This is a unique lift bridge because the rail deck rises within the upper deck and then the upper deck lifts. Meanwhil... (more)
CBR 2448 leads its train bound for Eugene as it crosses North Tenmile Lake near Lakeside, Oregon on June 21, 2018. Photo by Dan. R. Scheidell.
Polson Logging Company's #2 is back at what it was meant to do, hauling a logging train. A photo charter over the Oregon Scenic Railroad, formerly the Port of Tillamook Bay RR.
Tacoma Rail's Hill job (101) begins it's journey to Frederickson. After shoving in to the UP's Fife yard, the train takes the short northern section of the Mountain Division over the Puyallup Riv... (more)
After seeing this SD60M DPU coming off the Seattle Sub in Vancouver, i figured it was worth a chase int the Gorge. UP and BNSF has been reactivating lots of old power, now is the time to shoot!
PNWR 2307 leads its local north from Junction City, OR crossing a ballasted deck wood trestle over Ayres Lane en route to Harrisburg, OR where the train will do some switching before returning sou... (more)
A BNSF northbound train on the Oregon Trunk crosses one of the "Twin Bridges" over the Deschutes River.
Portland & Western 3004, still in former St. Lawrence & Atlantic colors leads a re-routed 663 over Cornelius Pass. This train usually goes over the UP out of Lake Oswego but problems with the Stee... (more)
Coming up to its final destination at Terminal Six, an empty auto rack train creeps over the Oregon Slough.
Slowly passing the derailment site (left of the overpass in the background) this 3rd eastbound within a half an hour crosses Mosier Creek. Besides the June 3rd derailment, Mosier also has a set of... (more)
A unit potash train passes by a Columbia River port grain elevator and marina in the community of Arlington on its way west to Portland.
The OE express runs south to Albany over the Tualitin River.
McCloud River Railroad No. 25 crosses a causeway and trestle on the Oregon Coast Scenic with a post-Winterail photo train.
On a sunny afternoon in central Oregon, all that can be heard is the flowing Deschutes River below. This changes dramatically with the introduction of a new resonance coming from down river. Slowl... (more)
An eastbound Union Pacific freight exits Troutdale, Ore., and crosses the Sandy River and the Historic Columbia River Highway (original U.S. 30). Just ahead lies the Columbia River Gorge.