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  1. I Am The Rocket Man

    I Am The Rocket Man

    The Pilot of the lead locomotive bears perhaps a hint of the hogger's ID "I Am The Rocket Man" on the morning Z from South Seattle.
  2. BNSF 4611 BERNE, WA

    BNSF 4611 BERNE, WA

    I hiked up to the corner above the E Berne signal bridge to got this shot. I'm loving my new wide angle lens (nee Rosco).
  3. Mid Train Overview

    Mid Train Overview

    Looking down at Nason Creek below a westbound on the trestle at Gaynor from Powerline Hill.
  4. Hot and Cold

    Hot and Cold

    The 1003 provides some summer evening entertainment as it wends its way up through the canyon and across from a shady campsite along Nason Creek at MP 1694.5 above Merritt, WA.
  5. Up the Canyon

    Up the Canyon

    This baretable, looking like a stack train, advances up the Nason Creek drainage above "The Slot" near the greaser. The rear half of the train consisted of empty well cars. click here to see the train in motion. It's at the 7:50 mark.
  6. Loaded Grain on the Trestle

    Loaded Grain on the Trestle

    Loaded grain rolling onto the Nason Creek Trestle at Gaynor in the Cascade Mountains east of Stevens Pass on the first of May, 2010.
  7. Saturday morning at West Berne

    Saturday morning at West Berne

    We had to go east of Stevens pass to find any significant winter-like scenery for the "Tracks in the Snow 2010" event this year due to an El Nino Winter pattern. An eastbound Z train is descending the east side at West Berne at the US 2 overpass on Saturday morning. Photo rejected by...
  8. Empire Builder Crossing Nason Creek

    Empire Builder Crossing Nason Creek

    Train 7 is about 1 hours late on a Sunday morning at the Gaynor trestle. AMTK 53 trails the 206 on this trip. Photo taken from the old ROW to the north of the trestle.
  9. Rare UP Move on Scenic Sub

    Rare UP Move on Scenic Sub

    An unusual appearance of UP power on BNSF Scenic Sub. UP 4692 crossing the Wenatchee River Bridge at MP 1681.5 westbound with two loads of Boeing airplane parts.
  10. Meet at Leavenworth, WA

    Meet at Leavenworth, WA

    The 7449 is leading an eastbound Z past a bare table waiting in the siding. 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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