Union Pacific 8444 heads south on the Oregon Trunk in 1989. The locomotive was used on an excursion that carried the Oregon Symphony from Portland to a concert in Bend.
Union Pacific 8444 crosses the Willow Creek Trestle near Madras on the Oregon Trunk. The train, which originated in Portland, was carrying the Oregon Symphony to a concert in Bend that evening.
The" Swifties" with a rather nice set of power heading north on the Oregon Trunk. Thanks to GB for the heads up.
SB manifest. The Trunk has been busy running at least 5 trains or more most days in the later part of this year.
Climbing the 1.1% grade of Lava Butte Summit a southbound loaded grainer gets a track warrant from CTC South Siding Switch Lava to Beal ( La Pine ) to meet one northbound.
BNSF 3800 leading a southbound oil train over Lava Butte Summit on the Oregon Trunk Subdivision.
An excursion on the Oregon Trunk performs a photo runby at Madras on a fall morning in 1995. Central Oregon's iconic Three Sisters mountains can be seen in the distance.
An excursion on the Oregon Trunk is returning to Portland from Bend in fall 1995. This spot at the confluence of the White River is the only place in the Deschutes River Canyon where the peak of M... (more)
Crossing over the Crooked River Bridge BNSF's Bend Local heads north to Madras with six Centerbeams and ten Tank Cars on a hot 85 degree day.
5/28/20 Terrebonne, OR ( Crooked River Bridge )
Southbound manifest passing one of many slide detectors.
A late morning southbound manifest has just entered the canyon. The old grade from the Deschutes Railroad Company can be seen on the east bank.
BNSF 4163 leading the H-VAWBAR through Deschutes as it passes the northbound Bend Local heading to Madras, OR.
Southbound freight on Oregon Trunk north of Sherars Falls.
Northbound freight on Oregon Trunk north of Sherars Falls.