On its evening trek between Eugene, OR and Seattle, WA, Amtrak Cascades train 508 races north through the farmlands of the Willamette Valley.
19-car Business Special
Two newer GE ES44ACs lead this business special southbound among the many grass seed fields in Oregon's Willamette Valley.
Dark Skies Greet a Dark Horse
Storm clouds drop heavy rains over the Cascade foothills as the Portland & Western Eugene Hauler scares up a small flock of birds. After meeting A... (more)
Union Pacific no. 5208 leading four additional six-axles on the Roseville-Portland (Lake Yard) train under stormy Veteran's Day skies in Oregon's Willamette Valley.
On Veteran's Day, flanger SPMW 329, an old veteran of the Southern Pacific, made the journey from Albina yard to Eugene. Here at Shedd siding, UP 5291 and SPMW 329 will soon meet Amtrak #14. SPM... (more)
"Simply Contrastic!" UP 5039, 5383, 4808 and 4037 pass sun-lit grass seed fields as clouds and field-burning smoke fill the skies over the eastern Willamette Valley. Autoracks PW 100034 and SP 51... (more)
UP 4440 leads the Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Red Tour Circus Train as it sits on Shedd siding to meet Amtrak Cascades #507. #507 is streaking into view at left. SPMW 8000 crane sits on th... (more)