10/05/04 seejohnrun

10/5/04 06:37 AM
10/5/04 06:37 AM
Stayed in Stevenson last night in the "Tower Room" at an Econo Lodge.
10/5/04 06:38 AM
10/5/04 06:38 AM
View from the Tower Room - #121.
10/5/04 07:11 AM
10/5/04 07:11 AM
Up early enough for a sunrise photo.
10/5/04 07:11 AM
10/5/04 07:11 AM
Just a couple more seconds.
10/5/04 08:18 AM
10/5/04 08:18 AM
Fishing early in the morning.
10/5/04 08:18 AM
10/5/04 08:18 AM
Flaring sun behind one of the many hills.
10/5/04 08:43 AM
10/5/04 08:43 AM
Being creative, this could be the Man of the Mountain in Washington.
10/5/04 08:48 AM
10/5/04 08:48 AM
Clear water, pine trees galore and mountain peaks in every direction.
10/5/04 08:57 AM
10/5/04 08:57 AM
Wind Mountain.
10/5/04 08:57 AM
10/5/04 08:57 AM
Wind Mountain again.
10/5/04 09:55 AM
10/5/04 09:55 AM
Lots of waves from the train conductors.
10/5/04 09:56 AM
10/5/04 09:56 AM
More miles of the scenic railway.
10/5/04 10:20 AM
10/5/04 10:20 AM
Small, unnamed waterfall along the road.
10/5/04 10:20 AM
10/5/04 10:20 AM
Perspective on the falls.
10/5/04 11:01 AM
10/5/04 11:01 AM
Today I get to run through 6 different tunnels 5 short ones and 1 long one.
10/5/04 11:01 AM
10/5/04 11:01 AM
One of the short tunnels.
10/5/04 11:32 AM
10/5/04 11:32 AM
A particularly busy moment. Pressing the button helps to slow the traffic.
10/5/04 12:44 PM
10/5/04 12:44 PM
Another bridge crossing the Columbia.
10/5/04 12:55 PM
10/5/04 12:55 PM
Mt. Hood again with some rainbow effect from condensation on the lens.
10/5/04 12:55 PM
10/5/04 12:55 PM
Still moving along after a couple hundred plus miles.
10/5/04 01:15 PM
10/5/04 01:15 PM
A barge with what appears to be a lighthouse attached to it - it's not.
10/5/04 03:53 PM
10/5/04 03:53 PM
Not the tire I thought would go first but it was all patched up in 20 minutes.
10/5/04 04:54 PM
10/5/04 04:54 PM
Very neat view of a cloud covered Mt. Hood.
10/5/04 04:54 PM
10/5/04 04:54 PM
Close-up of cloudy Mt. Hood.
10/5/04 05:24 PM
10/5/04 05:24 PM
I love the scenery but my shins don't enjoy the declines.
10/5/04 06:01 PM
10/5/04 06:01 PM
One last "double" tunnel near Lyle, WA.