Eastbound cans slide down the east slope of the Cascade Mountains following the Wenatchee River towards the Columbia River and the town of Wenatchee.
Tacoma - Omaha Stack Train
Z-CHCSSE at the "slot"
A South Seattle to Chicago Z heads down grade in the Chumstick Canyon.
Emerging into a "sucker hole" of sweet afternoon light, this westbound stack train halts at the old Skykomish depot to wait for a meet with an eastbound manifest.
Fresh from the Cascade Tunnel, BNSF7625 leads an eastbound Z off the 1.8% grade through the small town of Merritt.
BNSF4689 rounds the curve through downtown Index.
BNSF7625 leads an eastbound Z past the un-blossemed apple trees in Monitor, WA.
BNSF7539 has just exit the Cascade Tunnel and now will descend the 2.2% grade of Stevens Pass
One of those lucky shots, caught the loco in a gap in the trees while my friend was driving.
BNSF 7861 leads a C30-7 and a SD40-2 Westbound across the Wentachee River.
BNSF 5238 East doing about 50mph through Snohomish.