When we left Seattle, I told the wife route 2 was scenic...little did she know. I followed this eastbound intermodel up along route 2, and got him at a grade crossing. Photo was taken early Sept. while on vacation.
BNSF Westbound stopped on the 2.2% grade at Berne in Stevens Pass Washington waiting for a meet with an eastbound. Notice the sand deposits on the sideing track. This is an indication of the difficulty starting heavy trains on mountain grades.
Category: Western United States
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