A southbound UP manifest heads through Wallula Gap near the state line between Washington and Oregon. BNSF's mainline is across the Columbia River.
News of the 1996 merger hasn't quite met the remote town of Klamath Falls, OR yet.
The PNWR's Oregon Electric Express rolls south through a field in the Willamette Valley. The lead unit was originally built as a CNW SD45.
A late Portland & Western OE Express heads south past an industry in Woodburn, Oregon.
Union Pacific 5367 and stable mates being serviced at the Albina Locomotive Servicing facility.
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.