The East St. Louis -- Seattle stack train winds through curves after entering Oregon.
Southern Pacific #4449 about to enter Portland's Union Station after returning from the NRHS convention in Tacoma Washington.
West Side Lumber Company Coffin Tank Car #5 and Steam Pump. This odd-looking railcar may not have been one of a kind back in its day, but I'd wager it is now. You are looking at West Side... (more)
A blanket of stratocumulus envelops the nearby Elkhorn range as the crew of the Sumpter Valley Railroad's Fall Photo Train throws the last of the switches that will take Heisler #3 and cons... (more)
With the autumn sun sinking rapidly in the west, the Sumpter Valley Railroad's Fall Photo Train enters the east leg of the McEwen Wye, headed for the shops and the end of two days of photog... (more)
Servicing stop: McEwen Yard. The crew of W.H. Eccles Lumber Company Heisler #3 executes a wood and water stop at the water tank in the McEwen Yard. Servicing a wood-burning locomotive is a... (more)
Mixed service to Sumpter. W.H. Eccles Lumber Company Heisler #3 grinds its way west toward Sumpter Station with a mixed freight and passenger consist on a late fall afternoon. The 3-ft ga... (more)
Charging up the hill east of Baker on a busy November afternoon is this eastbound manifest. The Elkhorns only have a touch of snow on top at this point...
Southbound BNSF manifest is digging in for the 1.3-1.4% grade out of Bend it'll be encountering in less than a mile.