An extra Albina-Tigard transfer rolls out of Albina Yard, seen from the city's Bridge Pedal event. This usually doesn't run on Sunday, making this a rather interesting catch.
Portland & Western manifest rolls by the Oregon Rail Heritage Center on a beautiful Saturday afternoon.
Winterail has come and gone, but the trains still roll on. At a point about halfway between two elevation gaining horseshoe curves about 3 miles west of Summit, a short 9 car Hauler creaks and gr... (more)
P & W's Toledo Hauler twists and turns up the Yaquina River Valley in the Coast Range Mountains during a trip from Georgia Pacific Paper Mill in Toledo to Albany, Oregon.
The Linnton job brings a cut of cars from the BN in St Johns with some nice late-winter snow on the ground.
A Portland & Western track crew waits on the line over Cornelius Pass as the Day Wauna heads west over the Astoria Line.
The sun is out as a delayed Albina Job runs south with Matt Keene at the helm.
Portland & Western's first locomotive switches out Taylor Lumber on the Willamina District. The ex-Southern Pacific SD was no stranger to this territory, from its days as SP 4326.
The outbound Willamina Local passes through a swale at the former station site of Harrison on the branch to Willamina.
After completing some work in Tigard, OR, PNWR GP39-2 #2301 leads Train #664 through the forests outside of Lake Oswego, OR on a cold Saturday afternoon.
Off Property. Portland & Western has "transferred" their aging former SP GP9 to the Olympia & Belmore Railroad. Built in 1957 as SP 5738, this unit has apparently been really showing its... (more)
As summer comes to a close, 663 runs down Hillsboro after taking Cornelius Pass.
As summer comes, Jordan DeCloedt looks into the late afternoon sun aboard 663.
Portland & Westerns 663 rolls into North Plains after going over the "Hill" or Cornelis Pass.
On the morning of September 27, 2016, Portland & Western GP9 No. 1801 switches the PNWR yard in Eugene, Oregon. The 1959-built EMD is dressed in classy Southern Pacific black widow colors and lett... (more)