A BNSF "Boeing Special" heads west along the shores of Lake Pend Oreille and under the ex-Northern Pacific cantilever which stands guard at the east end of Hope siding. These B737 fusela... (more)
C44-9W #5114 leads three second generation EMDs, as they negotiate a sharp right hand curve above Cable X-Over, with a Barstow to Bakersfield manifest in tow.
After having been stopped awaiting a southbound UP manifest to pass, a C44-9W and three trailing EMDs creep around the tight curve above Cable X-Over, as they get the signal to proceed north.
It is 6:21 am in the Columbia River gorge. The sun has just rised above the surrounding mountains, casting a yellowish light on everything, when an eastbound intermodal shows up by the site... (more)
Going straight into the rising sun
Eastbound train catching the very first sun light of the day
The westbound Z-train exits the siding after meeting an eastbound stack train too big to fit in the siding.