An empty trash train hustles west along the Columbia River, on it's way back for another load of Portland or Seattle's finest.
Westbound intermodal comes across the embankment in-between the Columbia river and the Chamberlain Lake, receiving brilliant light from the setting sun.
Grain train emerges briefly between tunnels in the Columbia River Gorge.
A BNSF EB heads across one of the many causeways along the Columbia River, with Mt Hood looming across the river in Oregon.
The shadows were getting close, and my pulse was really racing, as I could see this WB coming for many miles. And indeed, it got to my location just in time, before the shadows consumed the scene ... (more)
Note trailing unit...E-unit dead in consist. The only railroad marking is the word "Indiana".
BNSF Officers Special
A new image ES44DC hustles the hot Z train East in the Columbia River Gorge.
NRHS 2005 Go By Train Convention double header heads back to Portland this time with 4449 in the lead.