Following a September with record rainfall for the region, October of 2016 brought some spectacular fall colors to my home turf. Eager for some sightseeing, my girlfriend and I ventured north to m... (more)
Gliding along the banks of the beautiful Kootenay River, engineer J.S. Pinkston has his 115-car Beltrami, MN to Kalama, WA grain train easily under control.
From a vantage point on a narrow rocky precipice high above, a westbound BNSF intermodal train is seen twisting through the rocky confines of the Kootenai River Gorge between Katka and Crossport o... (more)
A Portland-bound Q train approaches the western end of the Kootenai River Gorge just east of Crossport on a warm spring afternoon as the mountains to the east in Montana remain capped with snow fr... (more)
A westbound stack train emerges from the depths of the Kootenai River Gorge just east of Crossport, ID on a beautiful autumn afternoon.
In the final minutes of evening light at the end of a beautiful summer day, an eastbound vehicle train enters the Kootenai River Gorge just east of Crossport in the scenic Idaho Panhandle.
On a blistering summer afternoon in the Idaho Panhandle, a quintet of orange GE's lead a hot westbound Z train out of the scenic Kootenai River Gorge, just east of the beginning of double track at... (more)
In the final minutes of sunlight, a pair of matching Warbonnet DPU's trail a westbound unit grain train as the train approaches the end of the Kootenai River Gorge. The head end of the train is al... (more)
A colorful westbound stack train headed for a Pacific Northwest port snakes its way through the confines of the Kootenai River Gorge in northern Idaho on a blistering summer afternoon.
BNSF 767 and an ex-SP unit lead a westbound stack train.