Southbound BNSF manifest is digging in for the 1.3-1.4% grade out of Bend it'll be encountering in less than a mile.
BNSF's southbound H-PASBAK is making 25mph as it is mid-way up the 11 mile, 1.2-1.4% grade south of Bend, OR, on the BNSF's Oregon Trunk Subdivision.
Southbound H-PASBAK is making 25mph as it crests Lava Butte Summit, 11 miles south of Bend, OR.
A southbound ballast train crests the grade at Lava Butte Summit, 11 miles south of Bend, OR.
In the Deschutes Eiver Canyon.
Seen at the BN engine facility in Bend, this power set was used to bring the mixed train from the north to town.