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.
South bound mixed freight.
Southbound unit tank train passing over the north bridge.
Heading west back to the yard.
Eastbound garbage haul. SR 14 is seen in the background on the Washington side of the river.
West bound mixed freight just past the entrance to the John Day River.
Southbound Amtrak almost to Union Station. Mount Saint Helens is in the background.
Southbound Inspection Train passing one of the last remaining searchlight signals in the canyon.
Southbound Inspection Train on the Trunk.
Southbound rounding the corner into the Beavertail Rec Area.
South bound mixed freight heading through "black hills" of the Lower Deschutes. DPU 7247 and 4916 at the end.
Mixed freight passing through the cut just past the Joso trestle. Heading northeast to Spokane.
South bound mixed freight creepin through the canyon. All trains are on a slow order due to the two fires that recently burnt most of the Lower Deschutes.
South bound mixed makes its way up the canyon. The scene here may be much different by weeks end as the Substation Wildfire which started Tuesday has already claimed over 30,000 acres in this regi... (more)