Westbound train going through the City of The Dalles.
EMDX 1503, one of the new EMD SD70ACe-T4 demo units has maid its way to Portland. Unfortunately it wasn't leading, but UP 8949 is unique as the locomotive has the new HTCR-6 trucks.
The Empire Builder departs Portland. With a loud hiss of steam from her cylinder cocks, the Portland to Spokane segment of Great Northern's Empire Builder gets underway in the Portland Yard... (more)
Two Ex SP SD40's on their way to a dealer in eastern Washington.Seen here on the Oregon Trunk,northbound at Opel City.
In full afterburner! Looking a bit like she's got a JATO bottle stuffed in the back of her trailing truck, the Spokane, Portland & Seattle's big Northern #700 flies past the Oregon Rail Her... (more)
Running wind sprints. Doing photo run-bys with Spokane, Portland & Seattle #700 in the Portland Yard is a bit like taking an Indy Car to the drag races. We've got a machine that was built ... (more)
400 Tons of Baldwin Muscle. Weighing in at 871,550 lbs fully loaded with tender, and wielding just under 70,000 lbs of tractive effort, the massive Spokane, Portland & Seattle #700 sits ste... (more)
UP 4343 heads up a westbound grain train at Hood River, OR as a breeze creates white caps on the Columbia River.
A pair of Tier IV GE's roll east to the Graham Line.
UP 524 and three other EMD units are posed at the west end of the yard in The Dalles, OR in early morning light. The units handle switching and local duties in the yard and surrounding area, and o... (more)
A couple of SD40-2's move light to Willbridge Yard. They will probably be added to the Pasco bound manifest. Most of the power from Pasco, Wa comes west to Vancouver, Wa for servicing.
The infamous Lake Yard Transfer meets a Chicago-bound intermodal making up its train.
Westbound heading towards Huntington, OR.
314 was built in 1990 for the Portland Vintage Trolley and operated on a portion of the MAX light rail system. Acquired by the Willamette Shore Trolley it now runs on former Southern Pacific track... (more)
The vibrant late afternoon sun does a great job of putting a spot light on the Toledo Hauler, which is tied down just outside of Albany.