Four GEs hustle priority intermodal traffic across the Rowland Lake causeway. Just a few miles from Lyle, WA, the early morning rays greet the whitecaps on the Columbia River.
The "Spirit of the Union Pacific" leads a executive special along the Columbia River.
The Portland section of the Empire Builder navigates the BNSF causeway at Horsethief Lake, WA at sunset.
WB oil passing the tunnels of Lyle.
4449 started four days of running the Fallbridge Sub to Wishram and back to Vancouver a year ago. After the ugly camera equipment was removed at Cook siding, the train continued on as the sun set.... (more)
UP 7923 West leaves the small town of Biggs, OR, behind and heads for the The Dalles. The stack train will soon oass through the native American hamlet of Celilo.
An empty BNSF unit trash train heads back west for another load.
At dusk, a westbound BNSF grain train passes gigantic, diagonal layers of solid rock at Lyle, WA.
At dawn, well before the sun has come up, an eastbound BNSF Z train roars along the base of the cliffs at Lyle, WA.
At sunset, a westbound BNSF grain train skirts the Columbia River at Lyle, WA.
A BNSF westbound manifest skirts the north shore of the Columbia River at Lyle, WA.
The last bit of snow for the Columbia River Gorge. The UP ran a bunch of trains both ways this day including this westbound grain train rounding Mitchell Point.
BNSF 4735 leads a westbound grainer over the Klickitat River at Lyle.
Two H2 Dash9s lead a westbound grainer at Home Valley.
A short mostly empty freight heads into Towal siding.