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  1. Home Valley Evening

    Home Valley Evening

    West-Bound M-T garbage containers roll through the Columbia River Gorge.
  2. Hewitt East Switch

    Hewitt East Switch

    A west-bound grainer approaches the Hewett east siding switch as it rolls through the Columbia River Gorge.
  3. Elephants at Sunrise

    Elephants at Sunrise

  4. Leaning from the rocks

    Leaning from the rocks

    Westbound on the old SP&S in the Columbia River Gorge
  5. Heat in the gorge

    Heat in the gorge

    Westbound on the old SP&S in the Columbia River Gorge
  6. Through the gap

    Through the gap

    Westbound on the old SP&S in the Columbia River Gorge
  7. Tunnel vision

    Tunnel vision

    Tunnel 1.5 on the old SP&S in the Columbia River Gorge
  8. pmpete

    GorgeRail 2014 Canceled

    The Decision. After great consideration the GorgeRail Team has decided go on Hiatus for 2014. We fully hope that we can resume next year having GorgeRail again in 2015. Why stop after three good years? To continue to have the technical quality of shows we need to ensure good attendance to...
  9. Embankment


  10. Modern Day Bluebird

    Modern Day Bluebird

  11. Home Valley Daylight

    Home Valley Daylight

    SP 4449 and train rolls west through the Columbia River Gorge.
  12. Westbound in the Gorge

    Westbound in the Gorge

    BNSF 5201 west approaches Home Valley, Washington.
  13. East Meets West

    East Meets West

    Eastbound and Westbound double-stacks meet at MP-99 of UP's Portland Sub. A stiff breeze has produced whitecaps and rollers on the Columbia river.
  14. Last traces of color

    Last traces of color

    LVWSPO heads east near Underwood with CSX unit contrasting with last traces of fall colors.
  15. East Manifest

    East Manifest

    Approaching Wishram.
  16. Into The Light

    Into The Light

    Late afternoon shadows help to accent the VAW-BAR's transition from the Columbia River Gorge to the Deschutes River Canyon, as it heads south-bound through Moody on the Oregon Trunk.
  17. Into View

    Into View

    A westbound comes into view at Memaloose Rest Area.
  18. A Yellow Pair

    A Yellow Pair

    Westbound manifest approaching The Dalles Dam.
  19. Waiting


    An eastbound manifest waits for a new crew at Biggs.
  20. Good Timing

    Good Timing

    A northboud BNSF general manifest eases through the curves of the Oregon Trunk prior to entering Celilo, while a westbound UP makes time through the Columbia River Gorge. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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