Top Ten of 2017. With 2017 in the books, here's a look back at my Top 10 favorite shots from the past year.7. The announcement late in 2016 that Southern Pacific 4-8-4 444... (more)
Westbound train at Mosier in the Columbia River Gorge.
Looking back on summer, a parade of UP trains rolls by the oil train derailment site at Mosier.
Eastbound at east of Mosier on the Portland Sub.
Westbound train going through the City of Mosier a few days before the oil train derailment.
Slowly passing the derailment site (left of the overpass in the background) this 3rd eastbound within a half an hour crosses Mosier Creek. Besides the June 3rd derailment, Mosier also has a set of... (more)
This is the section of track where the Oil cars from the Mosier incident on June 3rd "accordioned" and caught fire. The track sections were brought from Portland and The Dalles with UP ... (more)
Trains are rolling again following the Oil train derailment on June 3rd. Here we see an empty Canpotex potash train rolling slowly past the charred oilcans heading back to Canada from Rivergate in... (more)
Westbound UP hotshot near Mosier OR
A westbound auto rack train rolls through the town of Mosier, Ore., in the Columbia River Gorge.
A muddy pond just west of the small Columbia River town of Mosier provides a reflective scene for this eastbound Z train.
A lovely day in the Columbia River Gorge brings forth a UP manifest racing east over McClure Lake in Mosier.
A Union Pacific freight crosses a lake on a spring day in the Columbia River Gorge.
An empty Union Pacific grain crosses Western Lake as it prepares to meet a lonesome Geep in the siding at Mosier. After the meet, the train will continue its journey east through the Columbia Rive... (more)