Westbound near Wind Mountain along the mighty Columbia River
Matching Ace's with an eastbound coal drag.
A short westbound Z train passes rock ledges at the eastern edge of Dallesport.
A westbound BNSF trash train threads the tunnel at Lyle, WA.
As we look across the Columbia River through the rain, we see a UP eastbound with a DPU on the rear paralleling the eastbound BNSF manifest right in front of us.
A westbound Z train hustles across the causeway at Horsethief Lake.
A BNSF westbound makes its way along volcanic bluffs with the aid of a DPU on the rear.
The lead CTE on an eastbound UP manifest show signs of engine fire as it passes the rugged environs at Celilo.
A short UP intermodal train approaches Dalles Dam from the east. As short as this train is, it still has a DPU on the rear.
With a well timed break in the clouds, sunshine illuminates a 113 car Seattle, Washington to Hinkle, Oregon manifest freight along the Columbia River near The Dalles Dam Visitor's Center on July 4... (more)
A UP intermodal train heads east at the level of the river, while a tunnel portal of the Oregon Trunk stands on a ledge at left.
A wetbound BNSF grain train treads the narrow causeway between the river and the lake.
A westbound grain load makes its way past the layered granite slopes at Lyle, WA.
BNSF 775 South climbs the stiff grade that starts at the Columbia River.
Railfanning the Columbia River Gorge by boat produced this shot of QPTLCHC120A rounding a curve below the Maryhill Winery. Mount Hood in the background.