UP 70, a DD35A head up a freight getting ready to depart La Grande for points east. SD40-2 3070 is part of a helper set waiting its next assignment. During this period the UP offered competitive s... (more)
UP 8444 (now 844) spends the night at La Grande, Oregon after running a passenger special for the Pendleton Round Up from Portland. On September 15 the engine will be turned and head the train to ... (more)
Following a beautifully clear weekend up in the Blue Mountains, I was on my way home just as the clouds were building up and the sun was about to set when I decided to drop off the interstate for ... (more)
The Hinkle Special heads east near The Dalles en route to Hinkle Yard's grand opening. The train load of dignitaries made a round trip from Portland this day. The celebration was for the opening o... (more)
A southbound manifest splits the semaphores at Central City Oregon.
Union Pacific 1983 passes a siding in Springfield with two woodchip cars bound for Eugene Yard.
Union Pacific 1995 passes through the town of Milwaukie with a manifest bound for Albina Yard in Portland.
Photographed a half hour after sunset.
The Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad. McCloud 25 pulls her mixed freight around the southern shore of pretty Nehalem Bay as she enters the little town of Wheeler, where she'll stop for water. ... (more)
Smoke on, ready....now! McCloud 25 charges across the little Fishery Point Bridge in Wheeler, Oregon, converting the spoils from the local Jiffy Lube into black gold for an assembled group ... (more)
The former Southern Pacific 5399 is seen hauling loaded woodchip cars north into the town of Lebanon after switching a couple mills north of Sweet Home.
Reflecting on her nearly 90 years of service, the former McCloud River Railroad Prairie #25 charges across the little bridge over Nehalem Bay, just south of Wheeler, Oregon. This lovely m... (more)