Returning to Portland from a week on Washington Central, the SP&S 700 heads west through the Columbia River Gorge.
Long before anyone ever heard of "Tiger King," a tiger-striped GP50 leads an autorack train west through the Columbia River Gorge.
BNSF 563 leads an impressive consist past The Dalles Dam.
An eastbound BNSF freight, powered by a pair of GE C44-9Ws, curves out of Dallesport, Washington, on the morning of September 29, 2016. Mount Hood stands prominently in the background at this loca... (more)
The new phase II heritage unit leads the baby builder east.
The Portland section of the Empire Builder navigates the BNSF causeway at Horsethief Lake, WA at sunset.
BNSF 7676 leads a westbound coal train through the scenic Columbia River Gorge.
BNSF 7718 & 4210 with a westbound grain train near Dallesport.
BNSF 4060 leads a westbound grain train past Horsethief Lake State Park on the Washington side of the Columbia River.
BNSF 6189 crosses the causeway separating Horse Thief Lake from the Columbia River with a westbound stack train.
BNSF 8240 & 6673 lead westbound oilcans at Dallesport Washington on the Fallbridge Subdivision.
BNSF 4258, 6815, & 8466 westbound with a stack train.
One of the many westbound Grainer's,crosses the causeway that separates the Columbia River from Horsethief Lake. The landscape becomes dryer as you travel farther east on the Columbia River.
Without any camera equipment on front, 4449 looks like a classic steam era express as it rolls into the eastern Colombia river basin. A few miles ahead, it will wye at the Celilo bridge.