It isn't the coastline but if you squint your eyes it almost looks as if 4449 is heading into Ventura as it flies along the Fallbridge Subdivision.
On the final leg of the Oregon Trunk section, SP 4449 rounds the curve slowly making its way to the Wishram bridge that will allow the train to enter Washington.
SP 4449 leads the Cascades Daylight 2017 around a bend along the breath-taking Columbia River Gorge as it approaches the town of Carson in the golden, evening light.
Entering Hone Valley and racing for home,Southern Pacific No.4449 pours it on hoping for no more delays. Its been a tiring and hot two days with 100 degree temps and numerous delays. The crew and... (more)
SP4449 heads back west towards portland on it's way back from it's trip to Bend
Crossing over the Celilo Drawbridge on the Oregon Trunk Line, a BNSF Mixed Manifest crosses from Oregon to Washington.
Grain on the move on the Union Pacific and the BNSF along the Columbia River. Canadian Pacific meets BNSF at the mouth of the Deschutes Canyon. BNSF climbs the Oregon Trunk Line south towards Bend... (more)
A Roger Puta Photograph
A Roberts Bank coal train makes its way past the infamous Home Valley curve adjacent to Wind Mountain on its way west.
A Roberts Bank coal train makes its way past Bonneville Dam on its way west down the Fallbridge Subdivision.
A BNSF earthworm makes its way westward through the Columbia River Gorge.
Crude oil train west of Maryhill, WA in the Columbia River Gorge.