BNSF #4727 is moving at a crawl as it leads a stack train up the west slope of Stevens Pass on a sunny, 20° morning.
A report of a leaning load, kept this train tied down in Gold Bar for more than 24 hours. After, which the crew had quite a tough time getting it moving again. Heavy snow fall didn't help their ... (more)
Foss River Bridge; Amtrak number 8 lights up the snowy valley as it makes it way east up the 2.2% grade on Stevens Pass. Taken during the annual Tracks in the Snow Event with fellow RPix co... (more)
Thanks again to the ATCS monitor system, a group of us were prepared for a westbound out of the Cascade tunnel. It was dark, I mean really dark. Huddled on the side of a snow hill, I had plenty... (more)
This train will be the last to pass over Stevens for a while. Track warrants governed the CTC controlled mountains and BNSF 1029 was able to roll through a double red signal. The signals are down ... (more)
A westbound stack train decends the 2.2% grade over the Foss River.
An eastbound Z train climbs the 2.2% grade while crossing the Foss River Testle.
The controls of GP60M 149 as it descends Stevens Pass and about to cross The Foss River Bridge.