Early morning at the Albina Engine house. On the back tracks foreground we see UP 5212 which seems to have its hand rails damaged in some sort of incident. Located behind the SD70M is UPY 3001, La... (more)
A freighter from Willbridge Yard passes over the Willamette River on a warm late spring day.
A unit potash train passes by a Columbia River port grain elevator and marina in the community of Arlington on its way west to Portland.
A trio of blue bonnet former Willamette & Pacific, nee Santa Fe lead the daily Albany-Vancouver train over the Lake Oswego Railroad Bridge. Spring has brought the vibrant growth to Oregon.
Switching duties in Albina with a SP style light package and a SD40-2
Unit potash train crossing the John Day River while moving down the Columbia River on a warm spring afternoon.
A couple of ES44ACs bring a manifest down the Washy toward Hinkle on a warm spring afternoon along the Columbia River.
Lettered for Willamette & Pacific, Portland & Westerns black widow SP heritage scheme looks right at home on former SP 5830.
Usually spending its time running as second in consist on the "Rock Train" which originates a little bit north of Salem, it was a nice surprise to see P&W's last active SD9 on the roster... (more)
Unfortunately after two weeks of sun, SP 4449 was brought out of the engine house for Train Day in Portland under all to familiar gray skies.
Still switching after 64 years. Former Southern Pacific and Willamette & Pacific power soldiers on in Albany on the Portland & Western.
It's a fairly typical scene on a weekday in Downtown Portland. Pedestrians finding a second to cross the busy streets, cars waiting their turn at one of the many stoplights, and a light rail train... (more)
An eastbound Blue Line train pulls into the Yamhill District station before making the turn onto 1st Avenue in Downtown Portland