Westbound coal train west of Cooks in the Columbia River Gorge.
Westbound train west of Cooks in the Columbia River Gorge.
In honor of my 700th upload, i wanted to put a roster shot a got a couple weeks back of this old Santa Fe pink bonnet. Not as eye catching as at one point, but still pretty cool to see.
The evening light gives texture to the cliffs of the Columbia River Gorge as a BNSF freight rolls west across the causeway west of Lyle, Wash. The view is from the Rowena overlook on the Historic ... (more)
A westbound BNSF oil train snakes through the Columbia River Gorge.
After crossing the snowy Cascades on the Scenic Subdivision, an eastbound BNSF intermodal train cruises downgrade west of Peshastin, Washington, on February 21, 2017.
Sound Transit Train 1511 pulls out of the Coach Yard at Lander Street and backs down the main up to King Street Station in downtown Seattle.
An Amtrak Cascades unit leads this southbound Sounder commuter out of King Street Station. A large number of Sound Transit locomotives were down for maintenance thus the need to borrow power from ... (more)
Eastbound Z train at Maryhill in the Columbia River Gorge.
BNSF’s Chewelah Turn approaches E. Chattaroy Road grade crossing between Denison and Colbert (Dean), Washington, on February 23, 2017. An unique A-B-B-B-A set of BNSF EMDs power the Spokane-bound ... (more)
Westbound grain train at Horsethief State Park in the Columbia River Gorge.
Once common on these coal haulers, an H2 MAC leads a loaded train into Vancouver. Most likely this locomotive came out of storage recently.
This is another of those shots I'd always wanted and just got luck this day and stumbled upon it. It seems a bit like honorary street running and just had an incongruous charm about it.
BN Lives in 2017!
The BN has been gone 22 years but you'd barely know it with this clean white face classic leading a northbound manifest on BNSF's remarkably scenic and surprising... (more)