A BNSF Z train heads west along a pear orchard near Dryden, WA after leaving Wenatchee. A damp morning led to a partly sunny afternoon.
BNSF 8363 has a short train of MOW equipment in tow heading eastbound.
With the western sky lighting up as the sun begins to dip below the horizon, the sound of five 4,400 horsepower locomotives can be heard charging hard in the distance. Battling the steep and long ... (more)