Fall in Washington isn't spectacular by any means compared to places like New England, but the oaks do change colors and they make for a nice contrast against the deep blue waters of the Columbia ... (more)
Two cigar-branded Gevos dart across the Columbia River as fall sinks into the Pacific Northwest. With the harvest, grain trains are plentiful and commonly have Canadian power.
After a series of storms some good weather has come to the PNW. Here we see a westbound empty vehicle train making up speed after a work window.
Westbound grainer heads along the Lewis and Clark highway, west of the small defunct logging town of Hood, Wa.
An eastbound stack train moves along the north bank through the scenic Columbia River Gorge during a morning in late October. The rear of the train is still inside the Drano tunnels.
In the late afternoon a Portland, Oregon bound Z train rounds the bend at Wind Mountain as it approaches the community of Home Valley along the north bank of the Columbia River.
Kalama, Washington bound grainer at the edge of town about to duck under the entry road at The Dalles dam along the Columbia River.
An eastbound runs adjacent to HWY 30 and I-84 on the wide curve at MP 99 and nears the Deschutes River bridge west of Biggs, OR. The tunnel above the UP tracks is on the BNSF's Oregon Trunk line.... (more)
Hauling grain westbound through the Columbia River Gorge.
BN 4361, an Alco C636 leads a consist that includes an Alco C425, GP38-2 and GP35 over a causeway along the Columbia River and Lake Roland as the train heads east from Vancouver, WA to Wishram on ... (more)
An eastbound loaded vehicle train departs Cook Siding after meeting a westbound grainer. BNSF 6861 is seen pushing on the rear.
Another westbound grainer sails down the Columbia River Gorge on a hot day.
A long BNSF grainer heads east in the late afternoon sun.