South bound mixed freight.
Looking back to the SP 4449 excursion to Bend Oregon.The weather was hot and dry and the train had its issues but it was a fun time. Here the 4449 swings away from the Columbia River and heads up... (more)
Southbound unit tank train passing over the north bridge.
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.
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)
Southbound UP detour climbing the 1.5% Lava Butte Summit on the Oregon Trunk Sub.
Northbound BNSF train that followed a UP detour off of the Oregon Trunk. I had just missed the UP train.
Northbound Union Pacific detour train due to the collapse of tunnel 11 on the UP North-South mainline.
SP 4449, The Daylight, leads the Portland-Bend excursion south over the massive Madras, OR bridge.
SP 4449, The Daylight, leads the Portland-Bend excursion south through Maupin, OR along the Deschutes River.