After crossing the Cascade Mountains a Portland Western - Roseville creeps up to the switch to wait on Amtrak 14.
Ex-SP 4364 southbound on the Sweet Home Branch.
After returning to Portland with the excursion train to the NRHS Convention in Tacoma Washington, Southern Pacific 4449 splits from the rest of it's train to continue on to the roundhouse.
A colorful stack train winds downgrade through Cruzatte siding, deep in the Oregon Cascades.
Southbound 5469, carries some road grime on its face, and ES44AC-H GE demonstrator #2022 second out. The sharp spire of 9182' Mount Thielsen rises in the distance.
Returning on the Sweet Home Branch.
Pulling a string of cars of dimensional lumber from the Weyerhaeuser Co. Santiam Sawmill.
An intermodal comes down out of the Cascade Mountains into the morning sunlight in Central Oregon.
The locomotive was being put to bed in its enginehouse after a morning's work on the line hauling lumber and chips from the mill out to Gilchrist Junction.
A southbound manifest comes off the mountain in the morning while the Klamath Northern switcher tends to cars in the interchange.
The center cab 144 tonner is returning light from a morning run to haul forest products from the Interfor mill to Gilchrist Junction and is about 3 miles out from its home.
A southbound baretable follws the Williamson river in a canyon just north of Calimus. 8929' Mount Scott is seen the background.
Frosty McEwen sunrise. The first rays of golden sun bathe the Powder River Valley, in Eastern Oregon, illuminating the altocumulus overhead and back-lighting the Sumpter Valley Railroad's l... (more)
Bound for Baker City. After a brief stay in the hole at Hawley to allow a westbound freight to pass, Mixed Extra 19, resumes its eastbound journey toward Baker City, with half a dozen freig... (more)
Built for power more than speed. Eccles Lumber Company #3 hauls a short work extra eastbound out of Sumpter, toward Baker City on a sparkling winter morning in February.
Although she c... (more)