The eastbound Portland section of the Empire Builder shimmers in the late afternoon sun along the shores of the Columbia River.
I haven't been by lately, but I believe these semaphores are still up and running in 2006.
Train 28 just in to Spokane from Portland with private car Pointe St. Charles on the rear.
The Empire Builder departs Union Station after a "re-launch" celebration of enhanced service including rebuilt Superliners.
Eastbound Empire Builder - Portland section. It's unusual for this train to have more than one P42.
Night exposure of the Empire Builder at Spokane, as the engineer climbs the ladder into the cab.
Night exposure of the Empire Builder, with P42DC #89 in the lead.
The F40 and the tower
Empire Builder heads eastbound -- look at the door on the last Superliner!
Empire Builder returning to Union Station after turning train around on BNSF's balloon track in Lake Yard.
The first P42DC produced, and repainted in the last month already has collision damage...