The last rays of light illuminate a northbound manifest working in the yard. Blackened in the background and climbing to 2,055 feet is Spencer Butte, a popular hiking destination for locals.
Fleeting sun and shadows cooperate just as a northbound manifest proceeds to Irving for departure ahead of Amtrak 507 as the second day of summer dissipates.
UP 4146 South departs Big Sandy in a torrential downpour.
Power cut framed walking through the special work at West Colton.