A heavy Wyoming Soda Train ascends the Pritchard Creek Horseshoe. A 2.2% Grade and Curvature test heavy westbound unit trains. This train 2x5x1, Eight massive AC locomotives make a mechanical symp... (more)
As the Coos Bay Hauler slows to a halt outside of a lumber mill, the crew of CBR 3876 prepares for the add on of CBR 3823 to the point of their train. After a twenty minute stop, the train would c... (more)
A short southbound Portland & Western train traverses street trackage in Harrisburg, Ore. The rails in the street are indicative that this was once part of the Oregon Electric.
Back Office. Here's a fireman's side view of the cab controls on the massive Spokane, Portland & Seattle Locomotive 700, a 220-ton Northern that "lives" in the Oregon Rail Heritag... (more)
Quittin' Time. Pacific Railroad Preservation Association Engineer Jim Abney (left) debriefs the evening's activities with Fireman Jeff Honeyman (right) upon completion of a Lerro Production... (more)
A shorter than usual Coos Bay Hauler rolls down the eastern section of the branch on its way to the Oregon coast.
UP 8681 leads a manifest through the Columbia River Gorge on its way for points west on the Portland Subdivision.
Ready for departure. Spokane, Portland & Seattle's massive Northern steams in the Portland Yard with a string of heavyweight coaches, looking for all the world like she's about to depart on... (more)
This gal doesn't get out much, but if you can coax her out of the house, she'll definitely show you a good time! Spokane, Portland and Seattle #700, a massive E-1 Class, 4-8-4 Northern Loc... (more)
UP 6485 skirts across a field near the siding at Nolin on the La Grande Subdivision.
UP 8550 passes by the the signal at MP 265.5 along the La Grande Subdivision in the Blue Mountains.
UP 8334 slows as it climbs the last bit of uphill grade before descending eastward down the Blue Mountains.
A brand new GE struggles to keep its train under control after starting a downhill grade from the summit at the town of Kamela in the Blue Mountains.
A Union Pacific manifest slows to a halt as it nears the end of the siding at the summit of the Blue Mountains. After waiting for a train to pass, the manifest will highball Kamela after blocking ... (more)
A Union Pacific Intermodal winds its way through the hills of Eastern Oregon on the La Grande Subdivision. The train is headed for points east.