UP Reroute on the Oregon Trunk, due to tunnel collapse on the UP Cascade Sub.
City of Prineville no. 989, a former Milwaukee Road GP20 rebuild, heads east from its junction with BNSF near Redmond, OR and is about to cross Hwy. 370 on its way back to Prineville. The nose mou... (more)
SP 4449 North running as Amtrak 955 at Redmond, OR 6/25/17
SP 4449 screams north past the GRS searchlights at MP 137
A pair of deer are nearly synchronized as they cross in front of a westbound City of Prineville Railway train approaching Prineville Junction, Oregon, on September 28, 2016.
BNSF Geometry Train southbound with power not normally used for this train.
New Pile Driver outfit,headed south. Something I've never seen before, and the SD-60M,is just as rare on the Oregon Trunk.
A purposeful machine. Mt. Emily Lumber Company's Shay #1 rolls slowly through the sagebrush steppe of Central Oregon, en route to her home in the City of Prineville. The afternoon sun hig... (more)
Where the Shays play. Mt. Emily Lumber Company Shay #1 drifts slowly through a forest S-curve, en route to the pick-up point for another load of logs, destined for a sawmill outside Prinevi... (more)
Where the Shays play. Mt. Emily Lumber Company Shay #1 poses for a portrait in her natural element.....in the woods of Oregon. Actually, there are not a lot of woods near Prineville, where... (more)
Rerouted Portland to Chicago Auto Racks, via Southern California. Also of note, the one of a kind Gold lettered 7695.
First Run for this train from Dore,North Dakota.The Red&Siver motor is the BNSF 711.
Just starting it's return trip from Bend to Portland, OR. Freezing a.m. temps resulted in lots of steam!
Amtrak WinterGreen Special, 2 PV Special, on Oregon Trunk Sub,Amtrak a rarity on the OT,but a 2 car Special very rare anywhere.
The 8444 pulled a special from Portland through the Deschutes Canyon to Bend and return (two days). UP 6085 helped. UP has trackage rights on this line. Note the two tone gray paint job on the ... (more)