Autumn on the Chelatchie Prairie Railroad. Crossett Western #10 rumbles across the pin-connected, Pratt Deck truss bridge, spanning the East Fork of the Lewis River on a beautiful fall day.... (more)
On the return leg of it's cross-country visit to Minnesota, the SP 4449 thunders upgrade through the reverse curves on the approach to the summit of Providence Hill in Eastern Washington, as the c... (more)
First time I have managed to get a CP unit in the lead. Seen here crossing over to shove back to this train's cars.
Through the hills....literally. Crossett Western #10 exits the 300 ft long tunnel near Mouton Falls, and is seen here in the rock cut that marks the approach to the West Portal.
The tun... (more)
Through the hills....literally. A few rays of sunlight highlight the exhaust plume of Crossett Western #10 as she emerges from West Portal of the 300 ft long tunnel near Mouton Falls, on he... (more)
After a visit to Spokane, Union Pacific's 150th Anniversary Train climbs the grade between Scribner and Lakeside Jct. in Marshall Canyon. In less than a mile the train will re-enter UP trackage an... (more)
Amtrak train 513 get's a unexpected bath! Due to extremely high winds and high tide, the storm surge was higher than I have ever seen it before on the Puget Sound! Waves were literally coming up a... (more)
Due to congestion on the more direct route over Stevens Pass, this eastbound Tacoma-Logistics Park, Chicago intermodal train was routed the long way around Washington, and is now nearing the end o... (more)
Southbound at Yacolt Creek. The last rays of golden sunlight filter through a breaking overcast as Crossett Western #10 charges south across the little wooden trestle at Yacolt Creek.
Turning at Yacolt. Engineer Luke Johnson brings Crossett Western Co. #10 around the south leg of the Yacolt Wye, as he turns his short freight for an evening photo session with Lerro Produ... (more)
Perfect plumage. With the early morning sun highlighting her classic exhaust plume, Crossett Western #10, hauls a cut of freight cars north on the old Northern Pacific branch line between ... (more)
Branch line freight to Yacolt. After making a brief stop to deliver a supply of ties for the section crew, Crossett Western #10 resumes her trek north from Battle Ground to Yacolt, with a ... (more)
Amtrak #503 leads a Thanksgiving Weekend extra south. The train is seen here crossing the swollen Cowlitz River north of Castle Rock.
Northern Pacific #7012A leads a sold out Christmas train through Park Junction on the Mt. Rainier Scenic Railroad.
The last Northbound Sounder for the week makes its way past the Mukilteo beach in some spectacular light. Taken with the Canon Rebel T2i and 18-55MM