Rerouted from the North End, NS 175 gets back underway after stopping to pick up a couple items at the depot. The lead BNSF D9-44CW is passing 238, having just stopped as well.
BNSF 4566 pulls a mixed freight southbound under the Tacoma Narrows Bridge
Empty grain rolls over the lesser used route in Washington. At least the limited trains come with stunning scenery, thanks to millions of years of flowing water.
The train takes a big, sharp turn in tune with the Yakima River.
One unit wonder 10R heads through the Berea interlocking toward Rockport Yard, where it will pick up a cab signalled NS leader, and a cut of cars before continuing east.
Eastbound NS 218 passes an ex NKP bracket mast at the west end Payne siding. Today the bracket mast is replaced with modern signals and all of the railroad pole line has been taken down.
This stack train is heading west with a fresh crew out of Flagstaff.
BNSF power leads 218 past the grain elevators in Ashville.
This is a westbound stacker...crossing over a dry creek trestle
BNSF4566 heads west through the slow orders in Skamania, WA in the Columbia River Gorge.
As I was waiting to take my shot of an eastbound coming through Silverwood this westbound sneaks into my photo.
Running east out of Mormon Rocks wth Cleghorn Mtn in the background.
A westbound BNSF train with a colorful lash-up passes through Victorville, California.