A NB Freight derailed 13 cars at about 3am this morning. No Hazardous, No injuries. Steilacoom Ferry dock closed for several hours and only some soybeans hit the water, besides this boxcar. B... (more)
Cascades power done for the day. This scene features a substitue train set and a yet to be re-certified Talgo train set
NB UP manifest train crosses Bridge 15.9 and past a fishing family on the edge of the rocks. The second to the last train of the day, as a beautiful sunset unfolds.
The first Southbound for the evening commute. The new schedule, including an additional evening train, features #902 in it's special paint scheme honoring the city of Tacoma - City of Destiny. ... (more)
A SB UP intermodal rolls under the Tacoma Narrows Bridges.
A wheelie close family, until there's a job to do!
An odd couple indeed! A tired Warbonnet and an NS unit pulls a SB BNSF freight passed the forlorn Steilacoom Depot on a beautiful Pacific Northwest evening.
A Steam fans Dream !! Photo charter of the Battle Ground, Yacolt and Chelatchie Railroad's 2-8-2T #10, complete with a couple of freight cars, a coach and a caboose. An incredible day with a g... (more)
The trucks of UP 844's centipede tender. What fun re-railing these guys!!
A nice new shiny GEVO pulls this UP K-Line train from the Tacoma Rail Muni yard, through the BNSF Tacoma yard, out on to Main 1 of the BNSF Seattle Sub. Concrete ties for the new main line align... (more)
DPU Reflections on a rail, with a cloud capped Mt Rainier watching over this NB BNSF earthworm at Ruston.
A National Railway Equipment Co. Genset locomotive is taken for a short trial run at Tacoma Rail. A rather crowded cab is soon quite empty as the unit was less than satisfactory and the crew t... (more)
Half of the Blue Angels fly over a quartet of BNSF power awaiting there next assignment. The Blue Angels were performing for the annual Seafair.
Moon light illuminates the double track bridge over the Lewis River
A Southbound UP K-Line train crosses bridge 15.9 just south of the Anderson Island Ferry dock at Steilacoom. Consists features a BNSF unit and an ex-CNW unit (CNW 8637).